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Dates and Deadlines 

FALL 2022

SEPTEMBER 16Deadline to apply for December graduation via Salukinet.

NOVEMBER 10 - Deadline to submit thesis/ dissertation/ research paper for initial format check. (REQUIRED)

NOVEMBER 18 - Deadline to submit final, approved version of thesis/ dissertation/ research paper. (REQUIRED)

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News and Messages:

Associate Dean and Director’s Message

November is Native American Heritage Month

Poteete event flyer thumbnail iconWe're excited to celebrate the positive impact that Native communities have had on the history of this country.

Graduate School Fair

Grad School Fair flyer thumbnail iconAnyone interested in learning more about applying to and attending SIU Carbondale graduate school is welcome to join us on Thursday, November 17, 2022 in the SIU Student Center, Art Gallery, south end of the Student Center nearest to Neckers Hall.
10:00 am–2:00 pm.

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➤ October is LGBTQ+ History Month

LGBTQ History MonthThe theme of LGBTQ+ History Month is "Celebrating Our Tenacity, Continuing Our Growth." 

➤ Graduate Student Mental Health Happy Hour

Thursday, October 6, 2022 online via Microsoft Teams, 5:006:00 pm

All graduate students are invited to a virtual session with information provided by Jennifer Lippold from the Student Health Services. Topics to include counseling services available on campus, strategies for mental health, guidelines for sharing resources with others, and a tour of the Dawg Lounge. Take a moment to care for yourself. Join us to discover what's available.

Join this event virtually via Microsoft Teams.


flyer thumbnail imageUnidos: Inclusivity for a Stronger Campus and Community
September 15 – October 15, 2022

Graduate School "Final Paper Format & Submit Info" Session
Wednesday, September 7, 2022 online via Microsoft Teams, 12:001:00 pm

All graduate students are invited to a virtual information session regarding the required formatting and submission procedures for final papers that are submitted to the Graduate School: thesis, dissertation, and certain research papers. Other topics will include applying for graduation, letter of completion, and commencement. There will be opportunities to ask questions. This session will be recorded and posted on the Graduate School homepage. Direct any questions to Dr. Rose Moroz at

Join this event virtually via Microsoft Teams.

Wednesday, August 17, 2022 in Morris Library Guyon Auditorium, 1:003:00 pm

Over 20 offices and organizations from across campus will explain the services they offer to graduate students. All new graduate students (and those who still feel new) are welcome.

Join this event virtually via Zoom.

Thursday, August 18, 2022 in Student Center Ballroom B, 3:305:30 pm

Recent graduates and faculty will offer tips about how to succeed in graduate school. Come and meet your fellow graduate students. Enjoy refreshments. All graduate students are welcome.

Join this event virtually via Zoom.

➤ The Saluki Food Pantry provides food assistance to students in times of need, helping them to stay in school and meet their educational goals. More info on the Saluki Food Pantry.



Visit SALUKI STORIES to watch short videos featuring exceptional SIU graduate students who have discovered, engaged, and transformed within their various fields of study.