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Pforzheimer Honors College

Honors Thesis


The thesis is the most significant academic work you will undertake as an undergraduate. Here you will find the information you need to produce a successful thesis project.

Frequently Asked Thesis Questions

What is the timeline for thesis completion?
2019-2020 Presentation Dates (PDF)

Where can I find general information about the Pforzheimer Honors College thesis?
General Honors Thesis information (PDF)

In which courses may I write an honors thesis?
Springboard classes (PDF)

How do I write a thesis proposal?
Thesis proposal (PDF)

How do I write a thesis abstract?
Honors Thesis Abstract (PDF)

How do I format my thesis?

How do I present my thesis research?
Thesis presentation guidelines (PDF)

I am producing a creative thesis, what are the requirements?
Honors Thesis Creative Writing Guidelines (PDF)

I am a science student, where is the science thesis permission form?
Science majors thesis permission form (PDF)

I need financial support for my thesis, can I apply for funding?
Honors Research Grant application (PDF)

What is the Institutional Review Board (IRB?)
IRB Policies and Procedures