Summer 2014 Final Thesis Submission Deadline:
Midnight, May 16.
Approved theses and Graduate Degree Clearance forms must be submitted by the final day of the Spring 2014 semester for summer graduation. Check with your college/school deans to see if they are permitting students to enroll in summer thesis units. If so, summer theses can be submitted by June 16.
Summer 2014 THESIS SUBMISSION
Follow the steps below to submit your thesis for Summer 2014.
STEP 1: You must indicate your intent to submit your dissertation or thesis for the current semester by registering your work with the DTO.
Click here to register.
STEP 2: Only properly formatted dissertations/theses (see below for guidelines and templates) with approval of all committee members will be accepted for review. Plan ahead. Secure approval in advance of the deadline.
Click here for approval instructions.
STEP 3: Once the DTO has received your registration information and approval from your chair and committee, you will be notified by email that a personal review folio has been created for you in Blackboard. You will then need to upload your approved dissertation or thesis to that folio to commence review.
Thesis Information Session on YouTube
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- Thesis Guidelines (PDF* document, 184 K)
- Thesis Templates (updated 08/30/2011)
- Dissertation Students: For 2013-14 guidelines and template, visit the "Student Corner" of the DPELFS Web site: • DPELFS Web site
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