Thesis Defence Timeline

THESIS DEFENCE TIMELINE

NEW! Graduate Studies email: GradStudies@twu.ca
FORMS for SUBMISSION DESCRIPTION
Supervisory Committee Approval (SCA) Students must submit the SCA a minimum of six weeks before anticipated defence date, as indicated on the Important Dates for Conferences, Scholarships, and Theses webpage.
Completion of all program requirements to be eligible for participation in a graduation ceremony Due a minimum of five weeks prior to graduation date, as per the Office of the Registrar.

 

Fall convocation = first weekend of November

Spring convocation = last weekend of April

Completion of post-defence requirements for conferral date A student's post-defence requirements must be completed prior to the Office of Graduate Studies submitting a Notice of Thesis Completion (NTC) to the Office of the Registrar.

 

NTC submission is not available during OGS summer and winter breaks (office closures) as indicated on the Important Dates for Conferences, Scholarships, and Theses webpage (i.e. for a December 31 conferral, post-defence requirements must be completed before Winter Break).

Fall conferral = December 31

Spring conferral = May 31


OFFICE OF GRADUATE STUDIES
2nd Floor, Reimer Student Centre
22500 University Drive 
Langley, BC  V2Y 1Y1