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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's Thesis and Dissertation Office.


Fall 2022 Deadlines (PDF)


Go to Templates and get the LaTeX template or the Microsoft Word template. For Word, select campus "West Lafayette", select department/school "College of Science", and "DOWNLOAD TEMPLATE-ONE.DOCX". See Thesis and Dissertation Policies and Practices for more information. Go to for formatting & depositing guidelines.

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