Theses & Dissertations

Graduate students preparing to complete a thesis or dissertation should review the following dates and guidelines to ensure their work is properly submitted and meets all requirements for graduation.


  • Thesis and Dissertation Workshop

    This workshop covers what you need to know as soon as you get ready to submit your thesis or dissertation. It is offered once in the spring and once in the fall.

  • Previously Published KU Research

    We encourage you to explore theses and dissertations previously published by students from your department and related fields.

  • Embargoing Your Electronic Thesis or Dissertation

    Embargo is the term used to describe a delayed release or delayed availability of scholarly work. Under certain circumstances, scholars may need to embargo their work.

  • Still have Questions?

    Remember to check with your department or school for questions about bibliographic style, including styles for citations, illustrations, tables, charts, etc.

Formatting & Submission