Important Dates

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

  • The LGP7 DMin cohort begins September 5, 2016.
  • The LGP8 DMin cohort begins September 4, 2017.

Application due dates

  • Application deadline of June 1st. We will continue to accept applications after the deadline when cohorts are not filled.
  • Apply now for next start
  • Enrollment deposit due July 15 of start year

Advances

Advance

LGP7 cohort

LGP8 cohort

Orientation Advance

September 20-29, 2016

September 19-27, 2017

Second Advance

September 21-27, 2017

September 27-October 3, 2018

Final Advance

September 26-October 3, 2018

September 25-October 2, 2019

Module 01

Event

LGP7 cohort

LGP8 cohort

Course registration

by August 15, 2016

by August 15, 2017

Coursework begins

September 5, 2016

September 4, 2017

Weekly Online Chat Mondays, 4-5pm BST/GMT Mondays, 3-4pm BST/GMT

Coursework phase

Module

Cohort 7

Module

Cohort 8

Fall 2016 Module
  • Begins: Sept. 5, 2016
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Mon. at 4-5pm BST/GMT
  • Advance: 5pm Tue, Sept. 20 - 9pm Wed, Sept. 28, departing anytime Thur, Sept. 29, 2016
  • Ends: Dec. 16, 2016
Fall 2017 Module
  • Begins: Sept. 4, 2017
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Mon. at 3-4pm BST/GMT
  • Advance:  5pm Tue, Sept. 26 - 9pm Wed, Oct. 4, departing anytime Thur, Oct. 5, 2017
  • Ends: Dec. 15, 2017
Spring 2017 Module
  • Begins: Jan. 9, 2017
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Mon. at 4-5pm BST/GMT
  • Spring Break: Mar. 27-31, 2017 (tentative)
  • Holy Week Break: Apr. 10-14, 2017
  • Ends: Apr. 28, 2017
Spring 2018 Module
  • Begins: Jan. 8, 2018
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Mon. at 3-4pm BST/GMT
  • Spring Break / Holy Week Break: Mar. 26-30, 2018 (tentative)
  • Ends: Apr. 27, 2018
Summer 2017 Module
  • Begins: May 8, 2017
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Mon. at 4-5pm BST/GMT
  • Ends: June 30, 2017
Summer 2018 Module
  • Begins: May 7, 2018
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Mon. at 3-4pm BST/GMT
  • Ends: June 29, 2018
Fall 2017 Module
  • Begins: Sept. 4, 2017
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Mon. at 4-5pm BST/GMT
  • Advance: 5pm Thur, Sept. 28 - 9pm Wed, Oct. 4, departing anytime Thur, Oct. 5, 2017
  • Ends: Dec. 15, 2017
Fall 2018 Module
  • Begins: Sept. 3. 2018
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Mon. at 3-4pm BST/GMT
  • Advance: 5pm Thur, Sept. 27 - 9pm Wed, Oct. 3, departing anytime Thur Oct. 4, 2018
  • Ends: Dec. 14, 2018
Spring 2018 Module
  • Begins: Jan. 8, 2018
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Mon. at 4-5pm BST/GMT
  • Spring Break / Holy Week Break: Mar. 26-30, 2018 (tentative)
  • Ends: Apr. 27, 2018
Spring 2019 Module
  • Begins: Jan. 14, 2019
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Mon. at 3-4pm BST/GMT
  • Spring Break: Mar. 25-29, 2019 (tentative)
  • Holy Week Break: Apr. 15-19, 2019
  • Ends: May 3, 2019
Summer 2018 Module
  • Begins: May 7, 2018
  • Ends: June 29, 2018
Summer 2019 Module
  • Begins: May 6, 2019
  • Ends: June 28, 2019

The Dissertation

Draft LGP7 cohort LGP8 cohort
Evaluation draft January, 2019 January, 2020
Oral defense February, 2019 February, 2020
Final archival copy deadline April, 2019 April, 2020

Graduation

Event LGP7 cohort LGP8 cohort
Hooding ceremony and commencement May 3, 2019 May 1, 2020

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