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Select your graduation to view the applicable deadlines. Click a specific event for more information.

August 2022
December 2022
April 2023
June 2023
Event Deadline
Deadline to Apply for Graduation February 15
Great Question Essay HONRS 320 After completing Unexpected Connection courses
Thesis Proposal Submitted January 14, 2022
Thesis Poster August 5
Leadership Development Experience Semester following the completion of the experience or July 1
Thesis Defense Information Form July 1
Submit Preliminary Grad Names to University July 11*
Last Day for Thesis Defense July 29
Last Day to Submit Thesis Submission Form August 1
Thesis Final PDF August 5
Thesis Publication (Poster, Printed & ScholarsArchive) August 5
Graduation Meeting
Exit Survey August 5
Honors Graduation Ceremony
University Graduation Date August 12
Last Day to Submit Final Names to University August 12*

* University Deadline
Graduating in August 2022

Event Deadline
Deadline to Apply for Graduation September 15
Great Question Essay HONRS 320 After completing Unexpected Connection courses
Thesis Proposal Submitted April 29, 2022
Leadership Development Experience Semester following the completion of the experience or November 11
Thesis Defense Information Form November 11
Submit Preliminary Grad Names to University November 17*
Last Day for Thesis Defense December 2
Last Day to Submit Thesis Submission Form December 5
Thesis Poster December 8
Thesis Final PDF December 8
Thesis Publication (Poster, Printed & ScholarsArchive) December 8
Graduation Meeting December 9
Exit Survey December 9
Honors Graduation Ceremony April 27, 2023
University Graduation Date December 8, 2022
Last Day to Submit Final Names to University December 23*

*University Deadline
Graduating in December 2022

Event Deadline
Deadline to Apply for Graduation November 15, 2022
Great Question Essay HONRS 320 After completing Unexpected Connection courses
Thesis Proposal Submitted September 30, 2022
Thesis Poster March 17, 2023
Leadership Development Experience Semester following the completion of the Leadership experience or February 17, 2023
Thesis Defense Information Form February 17, 2023
Last Day for Thesis Defense March 10, 2023
Last Day to Submit Thesis Submission Form March 13, 2023
Submit Preliminary Grad Names to University March 15, 2023*
Thesis Final PDF March 17, 2023
Thesis Publication (Poster, Printed & ScholarsArchive) March 17, 2023
Graduation Meeting March 23, 11 AM
Exit Survey April 14, 2023 (prior to picking up your graduation regalia)
Honors Graduation Ceremony April 20, 2023
University Graduation Date April 20, 2023
Last Day to Submit Final Names to University April 24, 2023*

*University Deadline
Graduating in April 2023

Event Deadline
Deadline to Apply for Graduation February 15
Great Question Essay HONRS 320 After completing Unexpected Connection courses
Thesis Proposal Submitted December 2, 2022
Leadership Development Experience Semester following the completion of the experience or May 12, 2023
Thesis Defense Information Form May 12, 2023
Submit Preliminary Grad Names to University May 18, 2023*
Last Day for Thesis Defense June 2, 2023
Last Day to Submit Thesis Submission Form June 5, 2023
Thesis Poster June 9, 2023
Thesis Final PDF June 9, 2023
Thesis Publication (Poster, Printed & ScholarsArchive) June 9, 2023
Graduation Meeting
Exit Survey June 9, 2023
Honors Graduation Ceremony April 20, 2023
University Graduation April 20, 2023
Last Day to Submit Final Names to University June 16, 2023

*University Deadline
Graduating in June 2023

Note: Honors Program deadlines are firm. Students submitting materials after these deadlines will be considered for graduation the following semester. Honors students may only extend graduation by one semester beyond completion of their major and other university requirements for the purpose of completing Honors requirements. Individual departments may have earlier thesis deadlines than our Program deadlines. Be sure to check with your faculty thesis advisor or Honors Coordinator.