Senior Calendar

History Senior Thesis Deadlines Class of 2022

September 8 (Wednesday)

Deadline to confirm Senior Thesis Adviser with Judie Miller (

September 13 (Monday)

Final Senior Thesis adviser assignments emailed to students

September 14 (Tuesday)

Mandatory Senior Meeting

ASAP but no later than September 17 (Friday)

Seniors must meet with advisers on or before this date

October 25 (Monday)

Senior Thesis Research Funding Application opens in SAFE

November 29 (Monday)

Senior Thesis Research Funding Application closes in SAFE

January 21, 2022 (Friday)

Seniors submit partial first draft (of at least 20 pages) to advisers on or before this date

January 28 (Friday)

Advisers return corrected partial first draft to students

March 4 (Friday)

Submit thesis working title to Judie Miller

April 12 (Tuesday)

Submit senior thesis by 3:00pm to 128 Dickinson AND electronically to Mudd Library

April 12 (Tuesday at 3:00pm)

Thesis celebration outside Dickinson

April 28 (Thursday)

Submit Personal Statement to Judie

May 4 – 5 (Wednesday & Thursday)

Senior Departmental Examinations

May 23 (Monday)

Class Day Celebration at Forbes College

  • Once a hard copy of the thesis has been submitted extensions will no longer be granted.
  • Thesis have a 100 page limit, students will need permission from their adviser AND the Director of Undergraduate Studies to submit a thesis over 100 pages.