Thesis Project Timelines and Milestones for Advisor Reference

Below is an overview of important deadlines and action items that Thesis students should be completing at key points in their undergraduate career.  This information should help you in informing your concept of whether your student is on-track with regards to their project.

Preparation / Sophomore Timeline

During a student's first year and continuing into their sophomore year, they should be getting acquainted with academic or professional research and writing concepts.  Schools and colleges will have coursework that prepares students for this kind of work, and Honors is committed to supporting academic and professional inquiry in all fields.  It is critical that Honors students begin exploring and defining their academic and professional interests, whether they are focusing on research, creative inquiry, or professional development projects.











Junior Timeline
Senior Timeline
December Graduate Timeline