Important Dates for Junior & Senior Programs


Date

Psychology Junior Program 2020-2021

Thursday
September 3
Junior Orientation (to be held virtually; link will be provided)
Week of
September 14
Juniors must submit their Fall JP faculty advisor preferences via the Independent Work portal.
Friday
September 18
Deadline for Juniors to submit their Fall JP faculty advisor preferences via the Independent Work portal.
Week of
October 19
Fall JP Midpoint Presentations (to be held virtually; additional information to be provided by the Undergraduate Administrator)
November 30 -
December 22
Spring Semester JP Advisor Selection: Juniors meet with prospective faculty advisors to discuss Spring JP topics.
Tuesday
December 22
Juniors must submit their Spring JP faculty advisor preferences via the Independent Work portal.
Friday
January 15
Deadline for Juniors to submit the final Fall JP via the Independent Work portal.
Week of
March 1
Spring JP Midpoint Presentations
Week of
April 5

Juniors must submit their Spring JP 2nd reader preferences via the Independent Work portal.

Friday
April 9

Deadline for Juniors to submit their Spring JP 2nd reader preferences via the Independent Work portal.

Monday
May 3

Deadline for Juniors to submit the final Spring JP via the Independent Work portal.


Date

Psychology Senior Program 2020-2021

August 31 - 
September 11
Seniors should discuss their Senior Thesis topics with prospective faculty advisors.
Friday
September 11
Seniors must submit their Senior Thesis faculty advisor preferences via the Independent Work portal.
Week of
September 14
Seniors who do not have a Senior Thesis advisor must contact the Undergraduate Administrator.
End of September* Seniors will be notified about the online Senior Thesis funding application from the Office of the Dean of the College, 408 West College.     *This timeframe is approximate; further information will come from the Dean's office with specific dates and deadlines.
Early October
Deadline for Seniors to submit Senior Thesis funding proposals for independent work conducted off-campus during Fall Break.
Early November Deadline for Seniors to submit Senior Thesis funding proposals for independent work conducted during winter session. Deadline for the advisor to submit his/her approval of Senior Thesis funding proposal.
Monday
February 15
Suggested date for Seniors to email a first draft of their senior thesis to their advisor, with Cc: to the Undergraduate Administrator. Please consult with your advisor about the specific date.
Week of
March 29
Seniors must submit their Senior Thesis 2nd reader preferences via the Independent Work portal.
Friday
April 2
Deadline for Seniors to submit their Senior Thesis 2nd reader preferences via the Independent Work portal.
Friday
April 21
Deadline for Seniors to submit the final Senior Thesis via the Independent Work portal, for advisor and 2nd reader review and grading.
Monday
May 3*

Deadline for Seniors to upload the final thesis to Thesis Central. Instructions will be sent by the University Library.     *This date is approximate; further information will come from the University with the specific deadline and instructions for completing the upload.

May 3-5
FINAL DEPARTMENTAL EXAMINATIONS