Fall Semester

  • Early-mid September, 2017: Senior Thesis Proposals Due
  • Late September, 2017 Senior Thesis Literature Review Due
  • Sept. 16, 2017 (Saturday) early GRE Physics Subject Test (Cal State LA)
  • Oct. 28, 2017 (Saturday) GRE Physics Subject Test (CMC)
  • Physics GRE reg. & late reg. (+$25) deadlines 9/22 & 29/2017, 3/9 & 16/2018
  • Early to mid-November, Major Field Test in Physics (given here Nov. 1, 2017)
  • Thesis Chapters & Peer Reviews due throughout; different for clinic/half- & full-course theses
  • December 6, 2017 (Wednesday, last day of class) Introduction chapter & Theory/Background Due
  • December 12, 2017 (Tues. Finals Week) Oral 190/5 ch. thesis presentations
  • December 13, 2017 (Weds. Finals Week) Clinic Final Thesis Draft Due

Spring Semester

  • January 31, 2018 (Wed) Bound/PDF Physics 190 Clinic Theses Due
  • March 9, 2018 (Fri) Physics 191L Clinic Final Draft Theses Due (Bound/PDF March 23)
  • March 22, 2018 (Thurs) Oral talk date for Clinic Phys. 190 & Clinic
  • Physics 191L (Dec. 12, 2017 this year since no Clinic/191L Theses)
  • April 2, 2018 (Mon) First Draft to your Advisor
  • April 14, 2018 (Sat) late GRE Physics Subject Test (Cal State LA)
  • April 18, 2018 (Wed) Final Drafts of Senior Thesis Due (2 printed copies to dept. and 1 PDF to advisor)
  • April 25, 2018 (Wed) Oral Presentations of Senior Theses 4-6 pm
  • April 26, 2018 (Thurs) Oral Presentations of Senior Theses 4-6 pm
  • April 26, 2018 (Thurs) Senior Dinner, 6:00 pm (SCC 201, The Hart Room)
  • May 2, 2018 (Wed) 2 Bound Copies & PDF of Senior Theses Due 5 pm (to department)