Important Dates

Outlined below are the key program dates for the next two of cohorts that will launch in the near future.

The LSF1 DMin Cohort begins September 2015.

The LSF2 DMin Cohort begins September 2016.

Application due dates

All cohorts:

  • Rolling application deadline; apply now for next start
  • Enrollment deposit due July 15 of start year

Module one

Event

Cohort 1

Cohort 2

Course registration

by Aug. 15, 2015

by Aug. 15, 2016

Coursework begins

available beginning Aug. 31, 2015

available beginning Sept. 5, 2016

Coursework phase

Module

Cohort 1

Module

Cohort 2

Fall 15 Module
  • Begins: Aug. 31, 2015
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Tue. at 8-9am PDT/PST
  • F2F: Oct. 21-28, 2015
  • Ends: Dec. 18, 2015
Fall 16 Module
  • Begins: Sept. 5, 2016
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Tue. at 9-10am PDT/PST
  • F2F: Oct. 19-26, 2016
  • Ends: Dec. 16, 2016

Spring 16 Module

  • Begins: Jan. 11, 2016
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Tue. at 8-9am PDT/PST
  • F2F: Mar. 2-9, 2016
  • Holy week break: Mar. 21-25, 2016
  • Ends: Apr. 29, 2016

Spring 17 Module

  • Begins: Jan. 9, 2017
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Tue. at 9-10am PDT/PST
  • F2F: Mar. 1-8, 2017
  • Spring Break: March 27-31, 2017
  • Holy week break: April 10-14, 2017
  • Ends: Apr. 28, 2017
Fall 16 Module
  • Begins: Sept. 5, 2016
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Tue. at 8-9am PDT/PST
  • F2F: Oct. 19-26, 2016
  • Ends: Dec. 16, 2016
Fall 17 Module
  • Begins: Sept. 4, 2017
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Tue. at 9-10am PDT/PST
  • F2F: Oct. 18-25, 2017
  • Ends: Dec. 15, 2017

Spring 17 Module

  • Begins: Jan. 9, 2017
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Tue. at 8-9am PDT/PST
  • F2F: Mar. 1-8, 2017
  • Spring Break: March 27-31, 2017
  • Holy week break: April 10-14, 2017
  • Ends: Apr. 28, 2017

Spring 18 Module

  • Begins: Jan. 8, 2018
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Tue. at 9-10am PDT/PST
  • F2F: Feb. 28-Mar. 7, 2018
  • Holy week break: Mar. 26-30, 2018
  • Ends: Apr. 27, 2018

The Dissertation

Draft

Cohort 1

Cohort 2

Writing Studio Retreat

Tentatively 5-6 days in mid/late October 2017

Tentatively 5-6 days in mid/late October 2018

Penultimate revision

January, 2018

January, 2019

Oral defense

February, 2018

February, 2019

Final archival copy deadline

April, 2018

April, 2019

Graduation

Event

Cohort 1

Cohort 2

Hooding Ceremony and Commencement

April, 2018

May, 2019

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