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Thesis/Dissertation

Deadlines for Thesis/Graduate Project and Dissertation

Students submitting a thesis/project/dissertation: Submitting a date change form will ONLY change your date on Solar. Students must modify their grad date in the Electronic Thesis/Dissertation system [ETD] by the planning form deadline of the anticipated semester/term of graduation. 

IMPORTANT: Failure to meet any of the deadlines results in changing your graduation date to the next available semester, and you will be required to register for A&R 601 for $250. 

 

Deadlines 

Spring 2022

March 4, 2022

Planning Form

April 1, 2022

Preliminary Formatting for Theses, Dissertation and Graduate Project  

IMPORTANT: Preliminary draft stage requires that students have a completed working draft by the preliminary deadline. 

NOTE: It is the student's responsibility to check ETD for any required format change(s). If the student's formatting was rejected, the Graduate Evaluator gives students TWO days to make corrections and to resubmit in ETD. 

May 6, 2022

Thesis/Dissertation/Graduate Project Final Submission 

NOTE: It is the student's responsibility to check ETD for any required format change(s). If the student's formatting was rejected, the Graduate Evaluator gives students ONE day to make corrections and to resubmit in ETD. 

 

Summer 2022

June 3, 2022

Planning Form

July 1, 2022

Preliminary Formatting for Theses, Dissertation and Graduate Project  

IMPORTANT: Preliminary draft stage requires that students have a completed working draft by the preliminary deadline. 

NOTE: It is the student's responsibility to check ETD for any required format change(s). If the student's formatting was rejected, the Graduate Evaluator gives students TWO days to make corrections and to resubmit in ETD. 

August 5, 2022

Thesis/Dissertation/Graduate Project Final Submission 

NOTE: It is the student's responsibility to check ETD for any required format change(s). If the student's formatting was rejected, the Graduate Evaluator gives students ONE day to make corrections and to resubmit in ETD. 

 

Fall 2022

October 7, 2022

Planning Form

November 4, 2022

Preliminary Formatting for Theses, Dissertation and Graduate Project  

IMPORTANT: Preliminary draft stage requires that students have a completed working draft by the preliminary deadline. 

NOTE: It is the student's responsibility to check ETD for any required format change(s). If the student's formatting was rejected, the Graduate Evaluator gives students TWO days to make corrections and to resubmit in ETD. 

December 2, 2022

Thesis/Dissertation/Graduate Project Final Submission 

NOTE: It is the student's responsibility to check ETD for any required format change(s). If the student's formatting was rejected, the Graduate Evaluator gives students ONE day to make corrections and to resubmit in ETD. 

 

 

Spring 2023

March 3, 2023

Planning Form

April 7, 2023

Preliminary Formatting for Theses, Dissertation and Graduate Project  

IMPORTANT: Preliminary draft stage requires that students have a completed working draft by the preliminary deadline. 

NOTE: It is the student's responsibility to check ETD for any required format change(s). If the student's formatting was rejected, the Graduate Evaluator gives students TWO days to make corrections and to resubmit in ETD. 

May 5, 2023

Thesis/Dissertation/Graduate Project Final Submission 

NOTE: It is the student's responsibility to check ETD for any required format change(s). If the student's formatting was rejected, the Graduate Evaluator gives students ONE day to make corrections and to resubmit in ETD.