PhD Graduation Manager

Steps to Completion of PhD and Required Forms

Printable Graduation Checklist

Create Dissertation Timeline

Complete Admission to Candidacy 

Students seeking the Ph.D. degree must complete all steps for Ph.D. candidacy no less than seven (7) months before graduation.

 
Steps for Graduation
Schedule appointment with MaryAnn Haller in the Graduate Offic to review Advisor Approved Draft (this is the only Draft Appointment needed)
Schedule Ph.D. Dissertation Defense
Deliver final Ph.D. Clearance materials to the Graduate Office
 

Itimes needed for Draft Appointment

  1.  Hard copy of title page to page 10 of first chapter of dissertation
  2.  Commencement Program Form
  3. Hooding Booklet and Ceremony Information Form

Ph.D Dissertation Guidelines and Dissertation templates

Dissertation Latex Template

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 Final paperwork to be delivered at graduation clearance meeting with MaryAnn Haller

**Dissertation must be uploaded 24 hours prior to scheduled meeting**

a. Title Page 
b. Signed Original Signature Sheet (Faxed signatures will NOT be accepted)
c. Abstract
e. Dissertation processing fee receipt (fee is paid at the Bursar’s Office)