Disseration/Thesis OfficeSummer 2016 (Regular Enrollment) Final Thesis Submission Deadline:
Monday, June 13, 5:00 p.m. 


Deadlines for graduating students

Follow the steps below to submit your thesis for Summer 2016.

STEP 1: You must indicate your intent to submit your dissertation or thesis 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.

Priority summer clearance, 2016:  Students who cannot meet the April 1 Spring deadline may opt for priority summer clearance.  The deadline is Monday, May 2, by 5 p.m.  Students must complete all thesis requirements by May 2 and submit a completed graduate degree clearance form to the Division of Graduate Studies by May 20.  Students may then apply to graduate for the summer ($35) without having to be enrolled.  Degrees will not be official until early in the fall 2016 term.  Contact Chuck Radke for further questions.

NEW!  Thesis Submission Process Infographic - a step by step guide with helpful links.

Thesis Information Session on YouTube

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