Resources for Current Students
Guide to Junior Independent Work and Senior Thesis (Updated January 11, 2019)
Students wishing to use LaTeX to write their Junior Paper or Senior Thesis may use the template below, which has the appropriate margins, title page, and other settings that should help format their document.
Travel Fund Support for Presentations at Science Conferences
Astrophysics majors are encouraged to present their research at local, regional, and national conferences. The department has an endowed fund, the Thompson Fund, which helps its advanced students cover some of the costs of attending conferences and presenting papers.