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Important Dates & Deadlines

University Dates to Know

2019-2020 Important Dates

Spring Quarter 2020


  • Spring Registration begins:  February 25th
  • Spring quarter dates March 31st – June 12th
  • Course schedule and CRN’s for Spring 2020
  • Quarter begins March 31, 2020
  • Registration information for Spring (coming soon)
  • Important Dates and Deadlines


Summer Quarter June 23, 2020

  • Summer Registration begins May 5th
  • Summer quarter dates June 23rd – July 31st
  • Course schedule and CRN’s for Summer 2020 (coming soon)
  • Registration information for Summer (coming soon)
  • Important Dates and Deadlines


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Email: Commencement@wwu.edu |  Phone:  (360) 650-3701 

Critical Deadlines for M.Ed. Candidates

  1. Develop your Plan of Study within your first quarter at WWU.  You will not be able to register for the second quarter until this is on file with the Graduate School.  Please fill out the Educational Administration Course Planning Guide E-sign Form as soon as possible.  
  2. Apply to take the Comprehensive Exam the the quarter before you plan to take it (must have 32 credits completed). The application form is listed under Documents and Forms.
  3. Approaching your graduation term, submit your Application for Degree the quarter prior to when you plan to graduate.  
    After you have passed your comps, and are ready to graduate, complete Recommendation for Degree no later than the Friday one week before the beginning of finals week the quarter you plan to graduate.

Pending M.Ed. Graduates

Planning to do a principal internship AFTER graduation?

To continue your enrollment at WWU, you must notify Carola McGowan so she can have the Graduate School code you as continuing on as a post-master's candidate in the Residency Principal Certification Program

Contact Carola McGowan for more info.