YEAR 2018-2019 (July 2018 – August 2019)

  GSAPP’s recommended timetable Activities
Last day to defend for an August degree July 15th  
General Comprehensive Exams July 16 & 17th  
Clinical Comprehensive Exams July 23rd & 24th  
First day of the Fall semester Tuesday, September 4, 2018  
Last day to add or drop a course September 4-17  
Welcome Picnic for Incoming Students September 5 Location: To be announced
Last day to defend for an October degree September 15  
Last day to drop a course without a "W" September 17  
Last day to file for an October diploma October 2  
Culture Conference October 26 Busch Student Center -
Multipurpose Rooms A&B
Spring Semester Registration begins October 28th Usually begins on the last Sunday in
October at 10pm
Diversity Recruitment Night November 9  
Thanksgiving Break Thursday, November 22 - Sunday, November 25 Offices closed - no classes
Practicum Fair November 27th 6-8pm
Decision on whether under-enrolled courses run for
Spring semester
December 3  
GSAPP Holiday Potluck To be determined  
Grades due for Fall semester December 14 - January 2  
Lat day to defend for a January degree December 15  
Make up dates for classes December 18 & 19  
Winter Recess Monday, December 24 - Monday, January 21 offices closed 12/24/18-1/1/19
Last day to file for a January diploma January 5, 2019  
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Monday, January 21 office closed - no classes
First day of the Spring semester Tuesday, January 22  
Interview Day - Clinical Psychology Monday, February 18  
Interview Day - School Psychology Thursday, February 21  
Interview Day - Master of Applied Psychology To be determined  
Consortium Practicum Deadline NY/NJADOT Tentative - week of February 25  
Spring recess Satruday, March 16 - Sunday, March 24 no classes
Last day to file for a May diploma April 1  
Minority & International Alumni Dinner &
Dean's Multicultural Advisory Committee meeting
To be determined  
Fall semester registration begins April 14 Usually begins on the 2nd sunday of the month
at 10pm
Last day to defend for a May degree April 15  
Last day of Spring semester May 7  
GSAPP Graduation Thursday, May 16 Nicholas Music Center - Cook/Douglass Campus
Universitywide Commencement Sunday, May 19 High Point Solutions Stadium - Busch Campus
Practicum Placement Deadline (Internal) May (To be determined)  
Decision on whether under-enrolled courses will run
for Fall semester
May 21  
Memorial Day May 27 offices closed - no classes
Orientation Day June 3  
Independence Day July 4 offices closed - no classes
General Comprehensive Exams July 15, & 16  
Clinical Comprehensive Exams July 22 & 23