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Center for Interdisciplinary Studies

p: 704-894-2385

Mailing Address

Box 7056
Davidson, NC 28035

Shipping Address

209 Ridge Road
Davidson, NC 28035

Schedule for Seniors

Any extended research project requires time, careful planning, commitment, conscientious attention to both detail and overview, and flexibility. Your CIS senior thesis is no exception. These deadlines will help you work as effectively as possible on your thesis. They are not negotiable.

Fall Semester (CIS 495)

Syllabus and status update due by noon on Friday of the third week of the semester

Annotated Bibliography due by noon on Friday before Thanksgiving Week

Thesis Outline due by noon on Reading Day

Spring Semester (CIS 496)

Spring syllabus due by noon on Friday of the first week of the semester

Full Draft due noon on Friday before Spring Break

Finished Thesis due by noon on the first Friday in April

Thesis Defenses during the third and fourth weeks of April


Center Banquet on the Tuesday before Reading Day