The schedule outlines tentative dates to assist in your thesis progress.

Junior Year

Early Spring Semester

Seek a faculty advisor.

Mid-Spring Semester

Option to apply for summer research funded by Jane's Travel Grant.

Senior Year

Fall Add-Drop Period

Enroll in LACLS 99d.

Late September

Submit thesis proposal to advisor.

Early December

Submit first major installment of your work.

Spring Add-Drop Period

Enroll in LACLS 99d if progress is satisfactory.

Late February

Submit entire draft of thesis to advisor.

Early March

Confirm additional examining committee members. Work on suggested revisions.

Mid-April (immediately after spring break)

Submit final revised thesis to entire committee.

Last Week of Classes/Finals Week

Oral defense.

Before Commencement

Deposit thesis with LACLS and University Archives.