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Thesis/Creative Project Deadlines

Work out a plan of action with your committee and stay on schedule to meet all the deadlines. Before scheduling your defense, obtain approval from your director and committee. Deadlines are subject to change based on the ASU academic calendar. For questions about deadlines, contact your Barrett advisor.

Spring 2021
Prospectus Due Date window opens: April 3, 2020 - Closes September 11, 2020
Online Defense Reporting Form Due: March 5, 2021
Recommended Defense Completed*: April 2, 2021
Final Submission Due (Director approval to BarrettAdvising@asu.edu and student digital submission): April 16, 2021

Fall 2021
Prospectus Due Date window opens: November 6, 2020- Closes February 12, 2021
Online Defense Reporting Form Due: October 15, 2021
Recommended Defense Completed*: October 29, 2021
Final Submission Due (Director approval to BarrettAdvising@asu.edu and student digital submission): November 12, 2021

Spring 2022
Prospectus Due Date Window opens: April 2, 2021- Closes September 10, 2021
Defense Reporting Form Due: March 4, 2022
Recommended Defense Completed*: April 1, 2022
Final Submission Due (Director approval to BarrettAdvising@asu.edu and student digital submission): April 15, 2022

 

* Barrett recommends that you defend by this date. The defense date is subject to your Director’s approval. Please note that if you defend after this date, you will have less time to make any revisions by the final due date.