Critical Dates


Spring 2024

Date Event
September 25, 2023 Master’s degree application early deadline.
September 25, 2023 Graduate certificate application early deadline.
October 23, 2023 Registration opens
November 13, 2023 Graduate certificate application deadline*All materials (transcripts/test scores/etc) must be RECEIVED by this date.
November 13, 2023 Master’s degree application deadline*All materials (transcripts/test scores/etc) must be RECEIVED by this date.
November 13, 2023 Re-admissions deadline.
December 4, 2023 Non-degree seeking application deadline
January 8, 2024 Classes begin
January 12, 2024 Cancel classes with full refund deadline
January 19, 2024 Fee payment deadline
February 2, 2024 Apply to graduate (final semester M.S./Graduate certificate)
March 26, 2024 Special Topics in Forensic Toxicology
March 26, 2024 Special Topics in Forensic Drug Chemistry
March 27, 2024 Special Topics in Forensic Science
March 28, 2024 Special Topics in Forensic DNA & Serology
April 12, 2024 Withdrawal without failing grade
April 24, 2024 Classes end
May 3-5, 2024 Commencement for graduating M.S. students
May 8, 2024 Degrees available in ONE.UF (evening)
May 8, 2024 Grades available in ONE.UF

Summer 2024

Date Event
February 5, 2024 Master’s degree application early deadline.
February 5, 2024 Graduate certificate application early deadline.
March 18, 2024 Registration opens
April 8, 2024 Graduate certificate application deadline*All materials (transcripts/test scores/etc) must be RECEIVED by this date.
April 8, 2024 Master’s degree application deadline*All materials (transcripts/test scores/etc) must be RECEIVED by this date.
April 8, 2024 Re-admissions deadline.
April 29, 2024 Non-degree seeking application deadline
May 13, 2024 Classes begin
May 14, 2024 Cancel classes with full refund deadline
May 24, 2024 Fee payment deadline
July 3, 2024 Apply to graduate (final semester M.S./Graduate certificate)
June 24, 2024 Special Topics in Forensic Toxicology
June 24, 2024 Special Topics in Forensic Drug Chemistry
June 25, 2024 Special Topics in Forensic Science
June 26, 2024 Special Topics in Forensic DNA & Serology
August 2, 2024 Withdrawal without failing grade
August 9, 2024 Classes end
August 9 – 10, 2024 Commencement for graduating M.S. students
August 14, 2024 Degrees available in ONE.UF (evening)
August 14, 2024 Grades available in ONE.UF

Fall 2024

Date Event
June 3 ,2024 Master’s degree application early deadline.
June 3 ,2024 Graduate certificate application early deadline.
June 18, 2024 Registration opens
July 15, 2024 Graduate certificate application deadline*All materials (transcripts/test scores/etc) must be RECEIVED by this date.
July 15, 2024 Master’s degree application deadline*All materials (transcripts/test scores/etc) must be RECEIVED by this date.
July 22, 2024 Re-admissions deadline.
July 29, 2024 Non-degree seeking application deadline
August 22, 2024 Classes begin
August 25, 2024 Cancel class with full refund deadline
September 6, 2024 Fee payment deadline
TBD Apply to graduate (final semester M.S./Graduate certificate)
November 22, 2024 Withdrawal without failing grade
December 4, 2024 Classes end
December 13-14, 2024 Commencement
December 18, 2024 Degrees available in ONE.UF (evening)
December 18, 2024 Grades available in ONE.UF