LLC Forms

Student Progression Report
Application for LLC Research and Travel Award


Comprehensive Field Examination Forms

The Comprehensive Field Examinations (or Comps) allow you to integrate information you have learned throughout your time in the LLC Program into two substantive papers that extend your scope of inquiry in ways that directly connect to your envisioned dissertation project.

Further information and forms can be found here.


Post-Comps Forms

Doctoral students will obtain candidacy upon completion the Comprehensive Field Examination. At this stage, students must start selecting their dissertation committee and work on their dissertation proposal defense. The following chart displays information about the forms, location and due dates during the post-candidacy stage.


Title of Form Form Location Signers Due Date
Proposed Dissertation Defense Committee Form Click Here Candidate, LLC Director BEFORE proposal defense
Proposal Defense Form Click Here Chair(s) Day of proposal defense
Application for Admission to Candidacy for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy Graduate School Chair(s), GPD AFTER proposal defense
Nomination of Members for the Final Doctoral Dissertation Examination Committee Graduate School Candidate, Chair(s), GPD 6 months prior to defense
Application for Diploma Graduate School Chair(s) Enrollment Day 10 of graduating semester
Certification of Readiness to Defend the Doctoral Dissertation Graduate School Chair(s), Readers, GPD 2 weeks prior to defense
Announcement of PhD Dissertation Defense Graduate School None 2 weeks prior to defense
Approval Sheet Click Here Chair(s) 3 weeks prior to commencement