Graduate Programs in the Biomedical Sciences



Dec 18, 2017
10:00 AM
Thesis Seminar: How to Build a Dendritic Tree: Insights from Somatosensory Neurons in C elegans
Nelson Ramirez
Price Center/Block Pavilion LeFrak Auditorium


Jan 05, 2018
11:45 PM
Form 2 due: January 5, 2018
Belfer Educational Center for Health Sciences 202

Thesis Defense Seminars

Wednesday, January 10, 2018
12:00 PM

Thesis Defense Seminar
Steven Kennedy


Thesis Defense and Graduation

Thesis Workshops

Proper Reference Citation: How to Avoid Plagiarism and Other Questionable Writing Practices
Tuesday, November 14, 2017

How to Write a Thesis
Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Guidelines for the Thesis and Defense; Requirements for the PhD Degree
Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Degree Granting Dates

  • September 29, 2017 (all academic requirements MUST be fulfilled on or before 9/25/2017)
  • January 31, 2018 (all academic requirements MUST be fulfilled on or before 1/24/2018)
  • May 24, 2018 (all academic requirements MUST be fulfilled on or before 4/20/2018)

Commencement Ceremony

  • Commencement Ceremony will be held on May 24, 2018, David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center
  • Graduation Application (link coming soon)

Graduation Reception

  • May 23, 2018 - Location TBA

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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