PhD Dissertation Paperwork
- Signature Approval Page (Dissertation or Thesis)
The Signature Approval Page must be submitted through R'Grad. It approves the written dissertation content.
- Final Defense PhD
All PhD students must submit this form through R'Grad if the department requires a defense. This form does not approve the dissertation. It shows that the student has completed the Final Defense
- NORC Survey of Earned Doctorates All PhD students are asked to complete this survey.
- Graduate Division Doctoral Exit Survey All PhD students are asked to complete this survey.
Master's Thesis Paperwork
- Word Template
- Word Template with Landscape Table
- LaTex Template (Chairperson)*
- LaTex Template (Co-Chairpersons)*
- Margin and Page Number Template
- Margin and Page Number Placement Template (with landscape table)
*LaTex is often used for scientific document preparation. The Graduate Division provides these templates as a courtesy, but we do not have a LaTex expert in the Graduate Academic Affairs Office. Please consult with the Graduate Quantitative Methods Center for assistance.
Sample Preliminary Pages
Formatting Helpful Hints
Thesis and Dissertation Format Guide
use this link to download the current format guide