CUMES are short for the Cumulative Examinations that graduate students must take. In the Biochemistry division these are known as Comprehensive Exams. A written and oral are required to complete the Biochemistry PhD.
The Biochemistry Written Comprehenisve Exam will be Wednesday, May 24, 2017.
CUMES are typically held on the first Saturday of the month during the academic year, except during January. There are no CUMES during June, July, and August. CUMES are held on the second Saturday of the month in September and May due to conflicts.
The exact CUMES schedule is as follows:
We keep past CUMEs on file electronically → CUMEs