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Honors Timeline

December 2021 Graduates

April 15 – July 26, 2021: Honors application submission. Dec. grads that are concerned about this deadline should contact the OUB by June 2021.
November 1, 2021: Submit full draft to thesis mentor at the latest!
November 15, 2021: Submit final thesis* to group leader and/or committee for review 
December 13, 2021: Upload formatted and revised thesis to Canvas

May 2022 Graduates

April 15 – July 26, 2021: Honors Application Submission
September 15, 2021: Honors Application Submission for students with exceptional circumstances. You must contact the OUB by July 15 if you would like to request a late honors submission. No submissions will be accepted after this date.
September 2021, TBA: Mandatory Fall Meeting "What You Need to Know to be Successful in Bio Sci Honors"
November 1, 2021: Submit Progress Reports
November/December, 2021, Date TBA: Small group meeting organized by group leader. If doing thesis by committee, identify committee members and inform group leader. 
February 2022, TBA: Mandatory Spring Semester meeting. "Bringing it Home! Logistics and Tips for Completing Bio Sci Honors"
March 21, 2022: Submit full draft to thesis mentor at the latest! 
April 18, 2022: Submit final thesis* to group leader and/or committee for review
May 2022 - Date/Time TBA: Honors Symposia
May 16, 2022: Upload formatted and revised thesis to Canvas

*Formal thesis submission: This is NOT A DRAFT. It is your best work. Data set is complete for the purpose of your manuscript. Thesis submission dates may vary for students in the NBB group – follow the instructions provided by the NBB group leader.