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Info for Current Biology Graduate Students

2022 fall Session Calendar

September 20, 2022

Last day doctoral candidates for a December 2022 degree can submit a Notification of Intent to schedule a final examination in The Graduate School

November 01, 2022

Last day to apply for a December 2022 graduate degree in myUK

November 17, 2022

Last day candidates for a December 2022 degree can submit a request to schedule a final examination in the Graduate School

December 01, 2022

Last day candidates for a December 2022 degree can sit for a final examination

December 09, 2022

Last day candidates for a December 2022 degree can submit their thesis/dissertation (ETD) for formal review by the Graduate School

December 16, 2022

Last day candidates for a December 2022 degree can have their thesis/dissertation (EDT) accepted by the Graduate School

December 16, 2022

Commencement for December 2022 graduates

Thesis template: https://uknowledge.uky.edu/uknowledge_docs/10/

Checklist of common errors (also includes info on bookmarks and using landscaped pages). http://gradschool.uky.edu/sites/gradschool.uky.edu/files/Documents/ThesisDissertationPrep/Checklist_Common_Errors_2018_2.pdf

Instructions on how to upload your ETD document to UKnowledge. https://uknowledge.uky.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?referer=http://gradschool.uky.edu/electronic-dissertation-defense&httpsredir=1&article=1006&context=uknowledge_docs

Other

  • December 2021 Commencement Registration opens: 
  • Please direct all Commencement related questions to commencement@uky.edu

Note: This is not intended as an exhaustive list of all grad school dates and requirements. It is simply a reminder of important dates/deadlines for students anticipating a May (Spring) 2020 degree. More information regarding dates and degree requirements can be found on the grad school website and in the graduate student handbook provided by your specific program of study.

Health Plan

Notice: Policy Year August 15, 2021 to August 14, 2022

Student Health Plan Provider is the University of Kentucky underwritten by Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield, with Second Administrator, AHP.

Learn more at https://uky.myahpcare.com/

Please visit Anthem. Once you create an account you will have access to print your ID Card.
Funded Graduate Student Health Plan Declination Form (for domestic funded graduate students only, for 2021-2022 academic year).

Due before the first day of fall class. This needs to be filled out each semester you wish to waive the plan.

International Students: For updated waiver requirements, please see University of Kentucky International Center website.

 

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