Important Dates and Deadlines

The calendar contains information on important deadlines for your senior honors thesis. You should keep these dates in mind while you research and write your thesis. Contact Sarah Springer at s.springer@louisville.edu for more information.

 

December 2016 Graduation

  • April 4, 2016: Thesis proposal must be submitted to Sarah Springer via email (s.springer@louisville.edu) and completed and signed Initiation Form must be turned in to Sarah's attention in the Etscorn Honors Center in Threlkeld Hall by 4:30PM EST for distribution to the A&S Senior Honors Thesis Committee for review.
  • November 7, 2016: Three copies of the completed thesis must be delivered to faculty readers for the thesis defense. Be sure to confirm final edits with faculty supervisors prior to distribution.
  • November 28, 2016: Defense must be completed and an electronic copy of the thesis must be emailed to Sarah (see address above) along with 5-7 key words and phrases related to your topic. A printed and signed Nonexclusive License Agreement form and defense evaluation form must also be returned to Sarah's attention in the Etscorn Honors Center.

May 2017 Graduation *start of new initiation process*

  • September 12, 2016: Thesis proposal must be uploaded to ThinkIR, Thesis Initiation Form must be submitted online, and completed and signed Thesis Initiation Packet must be turned in to Sarah Springer's attention in the Etscorn Honors Center in Threlkeld Hall by 4:30PM EST for distribution to the A&S Senior Honors Thesis Committee for review.
  • Feb. 27, 2017: Three copies of the completed thesis must be delivered to faculty readers for the thesis defense. Be sure to confirm final edits with faculty supervisors prior to distribution.
  • March 27, 2017: Defense must be completed and an electronic copy of the thesis must be uploaded to ThinkIR, and a printed and signed thesis defense evaluation form must also be returned to Sarah Springer's attention in the Etscorn Honors Center by 4:30PM EST.

 

August 2017 Graduation

  • December 5, 2016: Thesis proposal must be uploaded to ThinkIR, Thesis Initiation Form must be submitted online, and completed and signed Thesis Initiation Packet must be turned in to Sarah Springer's attention in the Etscorn Honors Center in Threlkeld Hall by 4:30PM EST for distribution to the A&S Senior Honors Thesis Committee for review.
  • July 3, 2017: Three copies of the completed thesis must be delivered to faculty readers for the thesis defense. Be sure to confirm final edits with faculty supervisors prior to distribution.
  • July 31, 2017: Defense must be completed and an electronic copy of the thesis must be uploaded to ThinkIR, and a printed and signed thesis defense evaluation form must also be returned to Sarah Springer's attention in the Etscorn Honors Center by 4:30PM EST.

 

December 2017 Graduation

  • April 10, 2017Thesis proposal must be uploaded to ThinkIR, Thesis Initiation Form must be submitted online, and completed and signed Thesis Initiation Packet must be turned in to Sarah Springer's attention in the Etscorn Honors Center in Threlkeld Hall by 4:30PM EST for distribution to the A&S Senior Honors Thesis Committee for review.
  • November 6, 2017: Three copies of the completed thesis must be delivered to faculty readers for the thesis defense. Be sure to confirm final edits with faculty supervisors prior to distribution.
  • November 27, 2017Defense must be completed and an electronic copy of the thesis must be uploaded to ThinkIR, and a printed and signed thesis defense evaluation form must also be returned to Sarah Springer's attention in the Etscorn Honors Center by 4:30PM EST.

 

May 2018 Graduation

  • September 11, 2017: Thesis proposal must be uploaded to ThinkIR, Thesis Initiation Form must be submitted online, and completed and signed Thesis Initiation Packet must be turned in to Sarah Springer's attention in the Etscorn Honors Center in Threlkeld Hall by 4:30PM EST for distribution to the A&S Senior Honors Thesis Committee for review.
  • Feb. 26, 2018: Three copies of the completed thesis must be delivered to faculty readers for the thesis defense. Be sure to confirm final edits with faculty supervisors prior to distribution.
  • March 26, 2018: Defense must be completed and an electronic copy of the thesis must be uploaded to ThinkIR, and a printed and signed thesis defense evaluation form must also be returned to Sarah Springer's attention in the Etscorn Honors Center by 4:30PM EST.

                University Honors Program

                Etscorn Honors Center

                Threlkeld Hall

                University of Louisville

                Louisville, Kentucky 40292

                Office Hours

                Etscorn Honors Center: M-F 8:00am to 4:30pm

                Honors Overseers' House: M-F 9:00am to 4:30pm

                Phone

                P. (502) 852-6293

                F. (502) 8523919