Curriculum

Dates & Deadlines

**Dates and deadlines are subject to change.  Please check for updates at the beginning of each quarter.**

Autumn 2020

Students 

Week 01-02 (Early Fall): Thurs, Sept 3-Sat, Sept 12: BPOLST 510 Statistics Fundamentals 
Week 4: Fri, Oct 23, 5:00 PM: Submit Capstone Pre-Proposal and Advisor Nomination (UWNetID login required)

Faculty & Staff

Week 5: : Thurs, Oct 29, 4:00-5:00 pm  - MAPS CAWG Meeting/Capstone Advising Assignments
Week 7: Tues, Nov 10, 4:30-5:45 pm - MAPS Prospective Student Day

Winter 2021

Students

Week 3: Fri, Jan 22 - Meet with your Capstone Advisor by this date (informal initial meeting to set working expectations)
Week 6: Fri, Feb 12 -Meet with your Capstone Advisor (formal meeting to discuss Capstone Proposal, Research Question, and Relevant Literatures)

Faculty & Staff

Week 2: Thurs, Jan 14, 4:00 - 5:00 pm  - MAPS CAWG Meeting (Pre-Admissions)
Week 3: Fri, Jan 22 - Meet with Capstone Advisee (informal, as above)
Week 4: Mon, Feb 1- Autumn 2021 Priority Admissions Deadline
Week 6: Fri, Feb 12 - Meet with Capstone Advisee (formal, as above)
Week 8: Thurs, Feb 25, 4:00-5:00 pm (TBC)  - MAPS Admissions Committee Meeting
Week 9: Thurs, Mar 4 - Admissions Notifications Due

Spring 2021

Students

Week 1: Fri, Apr 2 -Submit Part 1 of Capstone Proposal (Research Question, Hypothesis, Literature Review) to Capstone Advisor.  See Capstone Guidelines 
Week 3: Fri, Apr 16  - Deadline for submitting Commencement Program changes
Week 7: Fri, May 14 - Submit complete Capstone Proposal (UWNetID login required); send copy to Capstone Advisor.
Week 11: Sat, Jun 12  - Hooding [Bothell Graduation – Mobius Hall] Tentative
Week 12: Sun, Jun 13  -  Graduation [Bothell Commencement – Safeco Field] Tentative

Faculty & Staff

Week 2: Thurs, Apr 8, 4:00-6:00 pm - MAPS Admitted Student Day
Week 3: Fri, Apr 16  - Capstone Advisors return feedback on Capstone Proposal Part 1 to students and submit approval or revisions necessary for approval to students and Graduate Office.
Week 4: Thurs Apr 22, 4:00-5:00 pm  -  MAPS CAWG Meeting
Week 10: Tues, Jun 1 - Capstone Advisors submit the Capstone Proposal Review Form with approval or conditions for approval. Advisor approval is required for students to enroll in BPOLST 515 Capstone.
Week 11: Sat, Jun 13 - Graduate Hooding Ceremony, UW Bothell campus
Week 12: Sun, Jun 14 - Commencement Ceremony, Safeco Field

Summer 2021

Students

Week 1: Mon, Jun 21 – First day to submit Master’s degree requests (Required in quarter of completion).
Week 5: Wed, Jul 21 – Full Capstone Manuscript draft due to Capstone Advisor and Second Reader
Week 9: Mon, Aug 16 - Submit final capstone manuscript to Capstone Advisor and Second Reader for final review 
Week 9: Fri, Aug 20 – Master’s degree requests due – final cutoff. Check Grad School dates.
Week 10: Tues, Aug 24 –  Submit final Capstone manuscript, abstract, and license for UW Libraries/ResearchWorks archiving (UWNetID login required)

Faculty & Staff

Week 6: Wed, Jul 28 - Capstone Advisors submit feedback on first draft to advisees; Advisors and Second Reader provide progress status check to Graduate Programs.
Week 7: Wed, Aug 4 - Second Reader submits feedback to advisees/students
Week 10: Fri, Aug 20 – Capstone Advisor and Second Reader approvals due to Grad Office via Review Form
Week 10: Tues, Aug 24 – Grades due from instructors and advisors 
Week 10: Thurs, Aug 26 – Grad Office submits degree recommendations for graduation