Important UNDERGRADUATE Dates 2023-2024

Director of Undergraduate Studies (DUS)


Academic Year: 2023-2024(Fall)  John P. Burgess, [email protected]
Academic Year: 2023-2024 (Spring) Desmond P. Hogan  [email protected]

Joann Zuczek,  [email protected]  Undergraduate Administrator (UGA)

September 6, 2023 (Wednesday)


3:30pm (Virtual) meeting to elect student representatives to the department.

September 15, 2023 (Friday)

Senior Thesis Arrangements form Due*
*for students not already assigned an adviser or wishing to switch from the adviser
provisionally assigned - Submit to DUS, [email protected].

October 9, 2023 (Monday)

Meeting for Undergraduates applying to Graduate Schools 12:00-1:00pm,
Location 201 Wooten, light Lunch will be served.

October 12, 2023


Senior Thesis Proposal Due
Submit to the UGA (email .pdf format) to [email protected] with a copy to the

DUS,[email protected], and Thesis AdviserS

January 16, 2024 (Tuesday)

Junior Independent Work Final Papers due
Submit in pdf format to UGA (email to [email protected] ) with copies to

DUS (Fall),at [email protected] and junior independent work group instructor.
University deadline: extensions require dean’s approval.

January 19, 2024 (Friday)

Senior Thesis Draft Due
Submit in pdf format to UGA, [email protected] with copies to DUS,

thesis adviser and second reader. a.k.a. Examination Coordinator

February 5, 2024 (Monday) Junior Paper Arrangements form due
Submit scanned and email in pdf format to DUS at [email protected].
April 1, 2024( Monday)

Senior Thesis due
Submit in email, pdf format, to UGA at [email protected] with copies to

DUS at [email protected] , Thesis Adviser and Second Reader [as well as to

Mudd Library per University instructions]

     April 15, 2024      (Monday)

Princeton and Beyond Dinner                                                                                     

Philosophy Juniors and Seniors Faculty, Guest Speakers,
Place: Peacock Inn, 6:00pm – 9:00pm.  RSVP(required)

April 23, 2024 (Tuesday)

1-Departmental Examination Syllabus due pdf format
2-Abstract due word .doc format
3-Senior Departmental Examination Arrangements Form due pdf format
indicating the date & time of the examination. All emailed to

UGA at [email protected],
with copies to DUS at [email protected], Thesis Adviser and Second Reader

April 30, 2024 (Tuesday)


Junior Papers Due 
Submit in email (pdf format) to UGA at [email protected], with copies to

DUS at [email protected] and Junior Paper Adviser.
University deadline: extensions require dean’s approval.

May 8-9, 2024 (Wednesday-Thursday) Senior Departmental Examination Period
May 29, 2024 (Monday) 

Class Day Reception  2:30pm

Location: The Courtyard of 1879 Hall

*light refreshments*

May 30, 2024 (Tuesday) Commencement Day

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