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Master of Public Health

MPH Calendar 2015-2016
MPH-specific deadlines are noted in bold text (below)

May/June/Early July 2015

Part-time/Internet-based MPH New Student OrientationSu May 31
1st Term Registration Begins for Continuing StudentsM June 1
Summer InstitutesBegins T May 26
Summer Term Registration Ends for Continuing StudentsW June 24
Submit First Draft of Capstone Project to Capstone Advisor for PTIB Students Presenting Online- Aug. 12thM June 23
New MPH International Student Welcome & Information DayF June 26
Full-time MPH New Student OrientationM June 29- T June 30
Independence Day HolidayF July 3

Summer Term - W July 1 - F Aug 21 (37 class days, M-F)

Instruction Begins for Summer TermW July 1
Add/Drop PeriodW July 1 - W July 14
MPH Customizing/Concentration OrientationT July 14
Goals Analysis due (for students matriculating in June 2015)F July 17
MPH Customizing/Concentration Election Forms DueM July 20
Submit Final DRAFT of Capstone Project to Capstone Advisor for PTIB Students Presenting Online- Aug. 10thM July 20
2nd Term Registration BeginsF July 24
Final Capstone Paper & PowerPoint due to CoursePlus Drop Box for PTIB Students Presenting on Aug. 12thM Aug 3
MPH Capstone Information Session (1)T Aug 4 (11:00am Sommer Hall)
MPH Online Capstone PresentationsM Aug 10 & T Aug 11
1st Term Registration DeadlineF Aug 21
Last Class Day of Summer TermF Aug 21
Labor Day RecessM Sept 7
Submit Online Capstone Information Form for PTIB Students Presenting Online on December 7 or 8W Sept 2

1st Term - M Aug 31 - F Oct 23 (39 class days, M-F)

Instruction Begins for 1st TermM Aug 31
Add/Drop PeriodM Aug 31 - F Sept 11
MPH Field Experience Fund Award Information SessionW Sept 14 (4-5pm, W1214)
Goals Analysis Due (for full-time students matriculating in 2015)F Sept 18

2nd Term Registration Ends

F Oct 16

MPH Online Capstone Information Session

W Oct 21, 5:30pm
MPH Field Experience Fund Award Applications DueF Oct 16 (by 5:00pm)
First Draft of Capstone Project due to Capstone Advisor for PTIB Students Presenting on Dec. 7 or 8M Oct 19
Last Day of 1st TermF Oct 23

2nd Term - M Oct 26 - F Dec 18 (38 class days, M-F)

Instruction Begins for 2nd TermM Oct 26
Add/Drop PeriodM Oct 26 - F Nov 6
Capstone Information Session- 2 (Onsite)W Oct 28 (12pm, W1214)
Final Deadline for Changing Concentration Areas for Full-time StudentsF Nov 6
MPH New Student Orientation / BarcelonaM Nov 9
Barcelona InstituteM Nov 9 - F Nov 27
IRB submission deadline for field experiences taking place during Winter break & requiring IRB approvalF Nov 13
Final DRAFT of Capstone Project due to Capstone Advisor for PTIB Students Presenting on December 7 or 8M Nov 16
Registration Begins for 3rd TermW Nov 18
Thanksgiving RecessTh Nov 26 - Sun Nov 29

Final Capstone Paper & PowerPoint due to CoursePlus Drop Box for PTIB Students Presenting Dec. 7 or 8

M Nov 30

Submit Online Capstone Information Form for Students Completing Capstone Project in 4th Term

W Dec 2
Institutional Review Board Application Submission Deadline

W Dec 2

MPH Online Capstone PresentationsM Dec 7 - T Dec 8
Last Class Day of 2nd TermF Dec 18
Part-time/Internet-based MPH New Student OrientationSu Jan 3

Winter Institutes and Intersession - M Jan 4 - F Jan 15

Institute CoursesM Jan 4 - F Jan 15
3rd Term Registration EndsT Jan 12
Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday RecessM Jan 18

3rd Term - T Jan 19 - F Mar 11 (39 class days, M-F)

Instruction begins for 3rd TermT Jan 19
Add/Drop PeriodM Jan 18 - F Jan 29
Registration Begins for 4th TermM Feb 1
Final Capstone Outline due to Capstone Advisors for Students Completing Capstone Project in 4th TermF Feb 5
Goals Analysis Due (for PTIB Barcelona 2015 and January 2016 cohorts)F Feb 19
Last Class Day of 3rd TermF Mar 11
4th Term Registration EndsF Mar 11
Submit First Draft of Capstone Project to Capstone Advisor for PTIB Students Presenting Online in MayF Mar 13
Spring RecessM Mar 14 - F Mar 18

4th Term - M Mar 21 - F May 13 (40 class days, M-F)

Instruction begins for 4th TermM Mar 21
Add/Drop PeriodM Mar 21 - F Apr 1
Submit First Draft of Capstone Paper to Capstone Advisor for Students Presenting at Capstone Symposium or at Alternative VenueF Mar 25
Submit Final DRAFT of Capstone Paper to Capstone Advisor for PTIB Students Presenting Online in MayF April 8
Submit Final DRAFT of Capstone Paper to Capstone Advisor for Students Presenting at Capstone Symposium or at Alternative VenueF April 15
Upload Final Capstone Paper and PowerPoint to CoursePlus Drop Box for PTIB Students Presenting Online in MayM April 25
Upload Final Capstone Paper to CoursePlus Drop Box for Students Presenting at Capstone Symposium or at Alternative VenueF May 6
MPH Online Capstone PresentationsM May 2 - W May 4
Deadline for Completion of Alternate Venue Capstone PresentationSa May 7
Capstone Symposium (on site)Sa May 7
Last Day of Class of 4th TermF May 13
Public Health ConvocationT May 17
University CommencementTh May 19

If you have additional questions, you can contact the MPH program office.