These directions are specific for students completing the doctoral degree manuscript. Please note that in this FAQ, "dissertation" refers to all doctoral manuscripts: dissertations, treatises, and evidence-based projects. While under embargo, the metadata title, abstract, etc. You set the embargo period, which may be 1 year, 2 years or 5 years. ProQuest offers these same embargo periods though not the 5-year option for dissertations submitted to their database. Search the site: Search.
Submitting the Electronic Thesis/Dissertation (ETD)
Electronic Theses & Dissertations
These directions are specific for students completing the Master's Thesis or Licentiate degree. If you are completing a doctoral manuscript dissertation, treatise, or evidence-based project , please visit the Online Doctoral Dissertation Submission FAQ page. While under embargo, the metadata title, abstract, etc. You set the embargo period, which may be 1 year, 2 years or 5 years. ProQuest offers these same embargo periods though not the 5-year option for dissertations submitted to their database. Search the site: Search. An ETD also saves time and money for graduate students by providing easier workflow for submitting a final dissertation copy.
Submitting Your Thesis/Dissertation
It saves all versions of the ETD, and allows us to work with you on revising your document to meet the format requirements. You will receive a confirmation email once you've submitted the ETD. Review of the ETD will generally require business days once all of the submission requirements have been completed to review, although ETDs submitted close to or on the deadline may require longer review times. You need to download the PDF to your computer and then open it in order to see the comments.
Need Help? Include your title page followed by a copyright page and a signature sheet without signatures but includes the candidate's name, semester, year, and committee member names. A separate signature sheet, signed by your advisor and committee members, must be uploaded as a separate Additional File at the bottom of the eRepository submission form. Students may obtain the signature sheets from their department. Include your name exactly as it appears on the title and copyright pages and your advisors names exactly as it appears on the signature sheet.