Fall 2020 Honors in the Major Defense Announcement Deadline

Students complete their Honors Thesis by way of a formal defense in front of their faculty committee during their final term of thesis work. Following the defense, the thesis must be approved by all members of the faculty committee.

To learn all about the Defense Semester, read the Honors in the Major Handbook. The Handbook provides a thorough, more in-depth overview of the information provided below.

Important Deadlines:

  • The Defense Announcement Deadline for Fall 2020 is Friday, September 18, 2020, by 4:30 pm Eastern.
  • The Defense Certificate Form and thesis submission to the FSU Research Repository for Fall 2020 are due Friday, December 4, 2020, by 4:30 pm Eastern.

Psychology majors should submit their defense paperwork and other materials through the online portal here. 

For more information, please visit the Defense Semester webpage under the Honors in the Major tab on the Honors Program website: https://honors.fsu.edu/honors-major/defense-semester

Friday, September 18 at 4:30pm

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