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Graduate History Association

learn about the graduate history association at WashU

Title, Scope, and Procedure of Dissertation Form

download the title, scope, and procedure of dissertation form from the Office of Graduate Studies

The Dissertation

learn about completing a dissertation in the history department

The Qualifying Exam

learn about requirements for the graduate qualifying exam

Graduate Requirements & Grades

learn about requirements for the PhD program

Field Qualifying Exam Form

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Dissertation Prospectus Defense Form

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PhD Program Overview and Timeline

learn about the timeline for completing a PhD in history at WashU

Major & Minor Requirements

chart your academic path

Honors Program

the senior honors thesis

Undergraduate Prizes

achieve recognition for your hard work and success

Graduate Funding

learn more about funding for graduate study in history at WashU

Graduate Courses

discover graduate classes in history

American Historical Association Dissertation List Form

download the AHA dissertation list form

Graduate Student Activity Form

download the annual graduate student activity form

Dissertation Writers' Workshop

learn more about opportunities to workshop your dissertation

Declaring a Major or Minor

advising and planning your studies

Undergrad Research

create knowledge in any discipline with the office of undergrad research

Writing Center & Speaking Studio

get support for writing and public speaking

The Center for Teaching and Learning

find information about teaching & learning

The Bulletin

consult WashU's catalog of programs and degree requirements

Overseas Programs

embark on your international journey

Library Services

find the sources, people, spaces, and technology to accelerate your studies

The Graduate Center

meet, connect, and engage with other graduate and professional students

The Learning Center

receive support through academic mentoring and skills coaching

Career Center

prepare for career success

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Academic Calendar

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Academic Integrity

review WashU academic-integrity policies and procedures

Campus Bookstore

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Center for Diversity & Inclusion

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