HNRS 4990

Honors Thesis Registration

Please note that HNRS 4990 must be completed the semester you plan to defend your thesis.

Honors  students  must  enroll  in  and  complete  at  least  one credit  of  HNRS  4990: Honors Thesis prior to graduation. This course counts toward the Experiential portion of the honors credit hour requirement. The thesis chair serves as instructor of record for your credit(s), which means that the thesis chair will be responsible for assigning the grade for your work on your honors thesis.

In order to be registered for HNRS 4990, you must complete and submit the form below at least one month prior to the semester in which you wish to enroll in the course.  

Please visit the requirements page of our website for a complete list of substitutable courses depending on major.

Please attach a brief, not more than one page description of your topic.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
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To register for HNRS 4990: Honors Thesis, the student and thesis committee chair must outline the program of study. The outline should include course requirements such as reading, written work to be done; the role of the thesis chair as instructor; grading procedures; how often the student and instructor will meet, and other information relevant to the project.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: txt pdf doc docx.