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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 

Fall 2020

October 9, 2020

Planning Form

November 6, 2020

Preliminary Formatting for Theses, Dissertation and Graduate Project

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 4, 2020      

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 2021

March 12, 2021        

Planning Form

April 9, 2021

Preliminary Formatting for Theses, Dissertation and Graduate Project  

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, 2021                

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 2021

June 4, 2021               

Planning Form

July 2, 2021

Preliminary Formatting for Theses, Dissertation and Graduate Project  

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 6, 2021

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 2021

October 8, 2021

Planning Form

November 5, 2021

Preliminary Formatting for Theses, Dissertation and Graduate Project  

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 3, 2021      

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.