Please note that the Registrar's Office will be closed 5pm Tuesday, December 23 thru 8:30am Monday, January 5 for the Winter recess. Please plan your requests accordingly.
What is it?
The Thorndike Fund partially reimburses students for the binding and printing costs of the Olin Library copy of their thesis/essay. The available balance in the Thorndike Fund for the 2014/15 year will be divided evenly by the number of honors candidates and applied as a credit in the Thesis Registration System for every student registering a thesis/essay, in order to partially offset costs. Any student whose printing/binding charges are less than the credit will only receive a credit up to the amount of costs incurred. Students will be informed of the 2014/15 credit amount prior to Thesis Registration. The Thorndike credit that was applied to each individual student in 2013/2014 was $43.83.
Students producing an art or film project are also eligible for this credit and may apply for it by submitting a Thorndike application form to Susan Krajewski by the April 10th thesis registration deadline. Candidates producing an art or film project should contact Susan Krajewski for the application form.