Thesis and Dissertation
Many graduate programs require a traditional thesis or dissertation and some also have a journal article(s) or book(s) option available. For graduate students with a thesis or dissertation requirement in their program, please review the forms that apply to your current program status.
Reminder: Graduate students should work closely with their advisor through the entire thesis or dissertation process. All of the following forms must be submitted through DocuSign.
For graduate students beginning their research
For graduate students ready to finalize their thesis or dissertation
Plan A Completion Sign-Off (DocuSign) Preview Form (PDF)
Dissertation/Doctoral Project/Journal Article(s)/Book(s) Completion Sign-Off (DocuSign) Preview Form (PDF)
Guidelines for the Preparation of Theses, Dissertations, Journal Article(s) & Book(s)
For advisors with graduate students that have finalized their thesis or dissertation
Outstanding Graduate Project Award
Important copyright and plagiarism information for students and advisors
Please review the following video on how to avoid copyright issues in a thesis or dissertation.
Copyright Issues in a Thesis or Dissertation
Plagiarism in a thesis or dissertation