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Thesis & Dissertation

Thesis & Dissertation Final Deadlines

Final submissions are due to  ProQuest by the deadlines below. These deadlines are firm.Spring 2019 Final Deadline: Friday, May 10, 3:00 p.m.Summer 2019 Final Deadline: Friday, August 2,...

Formatting Webinars & Workshops

Each semester, The Graduate School offers multiple Thesis/Dissertation Formatting webinars. Students whose program requires a master's thesis or doctoral dissertation are strongly encouraged to attend...

Formatting Template & Requirements

The Graduate School has a formatting template, preparation guidelines, and frequently asked questions to assist you in correctly formatting your document. You are strongly encouraged to download and use the...

Thesis and Dissertation Officer Contact Information

The Thesis and Dissertation Officer is available to answer any questions about The Graduate School’s formatting and submission requirements via phone, email, and/or individual appointments (as needed)...

Final Submission Requirements

The following requirements must be completed by 3:00 p.m. on the posted final deadline:Submit one electronic copy of the thesis or dissertation to ProQuest UMI website.Doctoral Candidates only: Complete the...

Preparation Guidelines and FAQs

Questions about preparing your Thesis or Dissertation?  This downloadable PDF provides answers to many frequently asked questions The Graduate School receives regarding formatting, the preliminary...