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Thesis Format

The Chemistry Thesis Format Office assists graduate students in meeting the necessary requirements to successfully deposit their thesis or dissertation with the Graduate School Thesis-Dissertation Office.


Summer 2021 Deadlines (PDF)


 Fall 2021 Deadlines (PDF)


Go to the Thesis & Dissertation Office's Templates page, select "West Lafayette", "College of Science" and DOWNLOAD TEMPLATE-ONE.DOCX" template for Microsoft Word


If using LaTeX,  students will be required to use the new PurdueThesis.cls latex template for Spring 2021. 

See Resources for more information.

Attached are {PDF}, and {Word} files of the Thesis Format Approval Form for the Department. This has to be signed by your Major Professor and then the Thesis Format Advisor to officially pass formatting in the department.

Thesis Format Advisor 
Lynn Rider
BRWN 2100