Important Dates for Math Majors

Math department members Grace Coulombe and Scott Balcomb sport Pi Day Celebration tatoos

Math department members Grace Coulombe and Scott Balcomb sport Pi Day Celebration tatoos

Some landmark dates from before you start at Bates, through your senior year.

Before You Start at Bates

First Year

  • Short Term: the ideal time for Math Camp

Sophomore Year

  • March 1: have your major declared and major advisor selected
  • Short Term: the next-most-ideal time for Math Camp

Junior Year

  • If you are going abroad, stay in touch with your major advisor
  • Last day of Winter Semester classes: your proposal for thesis or seminar is due

Senior Year

  • Write your thesis or take your senior seminar

 

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