Collection of select student theses from 1938 to present day showcasing the breadth and depth of student research across disciplines. The theses illustrate the evolution of research, study, and the curriculum at Williams College.


Williams College students have been conducting research and writing student theses since the late 1930s. The College Archives curates the theses collection and makes them available in both print and electronic format. Since the spring of 2016, College Archives collects only electronic copies of student theses as the official copy of record. Currently available: various years pre-2010, 2010 to the present. Please contact [email protected] with questions.

Thesis Guidelines

College Archives thesis guidelines
Information about formatting and submitting your thesis