Important Dates for Junior & Senior Programs

Date

Junior Program 2017-2018

Thursday
September 14
Junior Orientation Peretsman Scully Hall
September 18-22 Adviser (faculty and/or topic or area) preferences submitted to Undergraduate Administrator.
Monday
October 23
Deadline to upload the critical review of the three (3) assigned articles to the Department of Psychology’s Independent Work WebSpace site by 4:30 P.M. Instructions will be sent to all students via email.
Tuesday
November 21
Deadline to upload the critical review of the three (3) self-selected articles to the Department of Psychology’s Independent Work WebSpace site by 4:30 PM. Instructions will be sent to all students via email.
December 1 -
January 5
Spring Semester Junior Paper Advisor Selection: Students meet with prospective faculty advisors to discuss Spring junior paper topics.
Monday
January 8
Students must submit their Spring term junior paper faculty advisor preferences. Submit to Undergraduate Administrator.
Tuesday
January 9
Deadline to upload the final Fall JP (reviews & synthesis) to the Department of Psychology’s Independent Work WebSpace site by 4:30 PM.
Week of
January 15
Students notified of junior Spring term faculty advisor assignments.
Monday
March 26
Suggested date for juniors to upload a draft of their spring term JP to the Department of Psychology’s Independent Work WebSpace site. Please consult with your advisor for any alternate
submission dates.
Monday
April 16

Deadline to upload the Spring Term Junior Paper to the Department of Psychology’s Independent Work WebSpace site, by 4:30 PM.


Date

Senior Program 2017-2018

September
11-29
Students should discuss their senior thesis topics with prospective faculty advisors.
Friday
September 22
Students must submit their senior thesis faculty advisor preferences to the Undergraduate Administrator.
Week of September 25 Students who do not have a senior thesis advisor must meet with the Undergraduate Administrator.
End of September Students will be notified about the online senior thesis funding application from the Office of the Dean of the College, 408 West College. (Note: this date is approximate; further information will come from the Dean's office with specific dates and deadlines.)
Early October Deadline to submit senior thesis funding proposal for
independent work conducted off-campus during Fall Break.
Early November Deadline to submit senior thesis funding proposal for
independent work conducted during winter session. Deadline for the advisor to submit his/her approval of senior thesis funding proposal.
Friday
March 2
Suggested date for seniors to upload a first draft of their senior thesis for their advisor to the Department of Psychology’s Independent Work WebSpace site (instructions will be sent to students via email). Please consult with your advisor about the specific date.
Monday
April 9
Deadline to upload the final thesis to the Department of Psychology’s Independent Work WebSpace site by 4:30 PM for advisor review and grading.
Monday
May 7
Deadline to upload final thesis to Thesis Central. Instructions will be sent by the University Library.
May 8-10 FINAL DEPARTMENTAL EXAMINATIONS