Graduation Deadlines

Graduation Deadlines for Honors Students 2016-2017

 

   April 2018     June 2018     August 2018    December 2017  
Deadline to Apply for Graduation November 15 February 15 April 15 September 15 Last day to apply for graduation. Go to byu.edu ➙ myBYU ➙ School ➙ Apply for Graduation
Great Question Essay (HONRS 320) By the end of junior year (at least two semesters prior to graduation).* Deadline to take the Great Question Essay class.
Thesis Proposal Submitted September 22    November 10    January 12             May 5      Deadline to submit Thesis Proposal to our office (unless you will use your capstone project as your thesis, but you'll need to communicate that to Honors Advisement by this date).
Experiential Learning February 9 April 13 June 1 November 3 Last day to submit Experiential Learning Approval Form and typed evaluation to our office.
Great Works Portfolio February 9 April 13 June 1 November 3 Last day to submit Great Works Portfolio to our office and upload electronic copies of Great Works responses to Learning Suite.
Thesis Defense Information Form February 9 April 13 June 1 November 3 Last day to schedule thesis defense and submit Thesis Defense Information Form to our office, along with a PDF copy of your thesis draft.
Thesis Submission Form March 9 May 11 June 29 December 1 Last day to hold thesis defense and to submit completed Thesis Submission Form to our office. Title submitted on this form will be printed in the commencement program.
Thesis Final March 16 June 1 July 6 December 8 Last day for all completed agreed qualifications and email a PDF copy of your finalized thesis to our office.
Thesis Uploaded for Binding March 16 June 1 July 6 December 8 Last day to upload correctly formatted versions of your thesis to BYU Print and Mail Services.

*Transition, transfer, and late-joining students must approve any exceptions to essay or proposal deadlines with an Honors Administrator.