Curriculum

Dates & Deadlines

Autumn 2018

Students 

Week 01 (Early Fall): Wed, Sept 5, 5:00-7:30 pm, UW1-361 - Orientation
Week 01-02 (Early Fall): BPOLST 510 Statistics Fundamentals (See Time Schedule)

Faculty & Staff

Week 5: Tues, Oct 23, 1:15-3:15, UW1-211 - MAPS CAWG Meeting
Week 7: Thurs, Nov 8, 4:30-5:30 pm, UW1-361 -Prospective Student Day

Winter 2019

Students

Week 1: Fri, Jan 11 -  Submit Capstone Pre-Proposal and Advisor Nomination
Week 3: Fri, Jan 25 - Meet with your Capstone Advisor by this date (informal initial meeting to set working expectations)
Week 6: Fri, Feb 15 -Meet with your Capstone Advisor (formal meeting to discuss Capstone Proposal, Research Question, and Relevant Literatures)

Faculty & Staff

Week 2: Tues, Jan 15, 1:15-3:15 pm, DSC 464 - MAPS CAWG Meeting/Advisor matches
Week 3: Fri, Jan 25 - Meet with Capstone Advisee (informal, as above)
Week 4: Fri, Feb - Autumn 2019 Priority Admissions Deadline
Week 6: Fri, Feb 15 - Meet with Capstone Advisee (formal, as above)
Week 8: Admissions Notifications Due

Spring 2019

Students

Week 1: Fri, Apr 5 -Submit Part 1 of Capstone Proposal (Research Question, Hypothesis, Literature Review) to Capstone Advisor and iasgrad@uw.edu.  See Capstone Guidelines and Capstone Petition
Week 7: Fri, May 17 - Submit complete Capstone Proposal to Capstone Advisor; submit Capstone Petition and copy of Capstone Proposal to iasgrad@uw.edu.
Week 11: Sat, Jun 15 - Graduate Hooding Ceremony, UW Bothell campus
Week 12: Sun, Jun 16 - Commencement Ceremony, Safeco Field

Faculty & Staff

Week 2: Thurs, Apr 11, 4:30-6:00 pm, UW1-361 - Admitted Student Day
Week 3: Thurs, Apr 18, 1:15-3:15 pm, UW1-361 -MAPS CAWG Meeting
Week 3: Fri, Apr 19 - Capstone Advisors return feedback on Capstone Proposal Part 1 to students and submit approval or revisions necessary for approval.
Week 10: Mon, Jun 3 - Capstone Advisors return Capstone Proposal approvals to students and Graduate Programs at iasgrad@uw.edu. Approval must be in place for students to receive enrollment codes for BPOLST 515.

Summer 2019

Students

Week 5: Wed, Jul 24 – Full Capstone Manuscript draft due to Capstone Advisor and Second Reader
Week 8: Fri, Aug 16 TBC – Master’s degree requests due – final cutoff. Check Grad School dates.
Week 9: Mon, Aug 19 - Submit final capstone manuscript to Capstone Advisor and Second Reader for final review and approval
Week 10: Tues, Aug 27 –  Submit final capstone manuscript, abstract, and license o Grad Office for UW Libraries/ResearchWorks filing

Faculty & Staff

Week 6: Wed, Jul 31 - Capstone Advisors submit feedback on first draft to advisees; Advisors and Second Reader provide status check for each advisee to Graduate Programs at iasgrad@uw.edu.
Week 7: Wed, Aug 7 - Second Reader submits feedback to advisees/students
Week 10: Fri, Aug 23 – Capstone Advisor and Second Reader approvals due to Grad Office via Catalyst
Week 10: Tues, Aug 27 – Grades due from instructors and advisors 
Week 10: Wed, Aug 28 – Grad Office submits degree recommendations for graduation