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Event Calendar: PhD

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Academic Residencies

This is a list of all scheduled Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) residencies except those scheduled for the PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision (CES) and the Blended Academic Year in Residence (BAYR).

PhD Programs include:

PhD Clinical Psychology (CLIN)

PhD Criminal Justice (CRJS)

PhD Developmental Psychology (DEVP)

PhD Education (EDUC)

PhD Forensic Psychology (FORP)

PhD Health Education and Promotion (HEP)

PhD Health Services (HLTH)

PhD Human & Social Services (HUMN)

PhD Industrial/Organizational Psychology (IOP)

PhD Management (MGMT)

PhD Nursing (NURS)

PhD Psychology (PSYC)

PhD Public Health (PUBH)

PhD Public Policy and Administration (PPA)

PhD Social Work (SWRK)


Register for and attend your first PhD residency as soon as you begin your program.

Exception: International students wishing to attend an in-person residency in the U.S. should register for a residency that is 3-4 months after your start date and immediately apply for your I-20. View the SEVIS/I-20 site for complete information about the requirement for travel to U.S. residencies.

View the Residency Timing table for information about when to complete the required and optional residencies for your PhD program.

  • For assistance in determining which residency to register for, please view the details on When to Register.
  • View How to Register for a residency, and then log in to myWalden to register.
    • You will receive a registration confirmation email within two business days after your residency registration is processed. If you do not receive a registration confirmation email, please contact University Events at to request a registration confirmation.
    • DO NOT MAKE ANY TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS until you see the course listed in your portal and you have received your registration confirmation email.
  • To drop your residency, please contact Student Success Advising at

Please note: All residency events through March 2022 are open for registration. Events taking place April through July will open for registration in mid-February. Due to COVID-19, we are still finalizing other future event dates.

Please watch your Walden email, your registration confirmation travel and event information site, and Academic Experiences COVID-19 for information and updates about future events. DO NOT make any event travel reservations until directed to do so by Walden!

For the calendar of Walden's optional PhD Dissertation Intensive Retreats, click HERE.


Waitlisted Events

If your selected residency is waitlisted, contact your Student Success Advisor and request to be placed on the waitlist.

  • Provide a "last date to register" if seating should become available.
  • Registration is NOT guaranteed.
  • If seating becomes available for your selected location, you will be registered for the residency (up to your specified last date) and receive an email from the Registration Team.
  • At that time, you should see the course listed in your myWalden portal and, within a few days, you'll receive your travel and event information / registration confirmation email.
  • DO NOT MAKE ANY TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS until you are officially registered AND your selected course appears in your myWalden portal course listing.