Graduate Programs in the Biomedical Sciences



Jun 22, 2017
5:00 PM
Qualification Jubilation
Lubin Dining Hall


Jun 26, 2017
8:15 AM
PREP Orientation
Belfer Educational Center for Health Sciences Room 107

Thesis Defense Seminars

Currently no information available on upcoming Thesis Seminars


Thesis Defense and Graduation

Thesis Workshops

Applying For Jobs Outside Academia: What You Need To Do During Your PhD To Be Successful On The Job ...
Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Thesis Workshop: How to Write a Thesis
Monday, November 14, 2016

Thesis Workshop: After the PhD: How to Stop Worrying and Start Your Next Steps Now!
Tuesday, November 01, 2016

Thesis Workshop: How to Avoid Plagiarism and Other Questionable Writing Practices
Thursday, October 06, 2016

Thesis Workshop: Guidelines for the Thesis and Defense; Requirements for the Degree
Monday, September 26, 2016

Degree Granting Dates

  • September 30, 2016 (all academic requirements MUST be fulfilled on or before 9/23/2016)
  • January 31, 2017 (all academic requirements MUST be fulfilled on or before 1/24/2017)
  • May 23, 2017 (all academic requirements MUST be fulfilled on or before 4/21/2017)

Commencement Ceremony

  • Commencement Ceremony will be held on May 23, 2017, David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center
  • Graduation Application (link coming soon)

Graduation Reception

  • May 22, 2017 - Marina del Rey

Thesis and Defense Guidelines and Forms

After the Defense: Graduation Forms


International Students


  • Student housing terminates 30 days from the date you submit all your paperwork  
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