2018 Deadlines and Forms
October 15 is the absolute deadline for thesis proposals for the following Spring. No proposals will be accepted after that date.
Thesis Submission and Defense
- Complete drafts are due to committee members by the end of March or at least ten days before your scheduled defense, whichever is earlier.
- All defenses need to be scheduled by April 20. The last day to defend is April 27. The online form should be filled out as soon as you agree on a date with your committee.
- The final draft is due on the last day of classes. Please turn in an electronic copy and abstract page to the library by the last day of classes. Details on how to do this are found here. Questions can be directed to Molly Heller at [email protected]. If you want a bound copy of your thesis, you can turn in a physical copy to Molly Ewing (Alcuin 307) or Jim Parsons (Clemens A113). Be sure the copy includes the signature page.
This form is due before or concurrently with the All College Thesis Proposal. Submission of this form counts as approval of the Thesis Proposal.
This form is due before or concurrently with the All College Thesis Proposal. Approval of the Thesis Proposal will not be given until we have received this form.
The All College Thesis advisor must submit this form by February 15.
Submit this form as soon as you have agreed on a date with your committee and reserved a room.
Thesis advisors or readers can nominate a thesis for the Outstanding Thesis Award, a $500 cash prize sponsored by Clemens and Alcuin Libraries. This form (including a letter of recommendation) must be submitted by April 25, 2018 to be considered for the 2018 award.
The All College Thesis advisor submits this form after the thesis defense.
The thesis writer submits this form after the thesis defense.
Use these pages as a formatting reference when preparing your thesis.