Graduate Studies

Masterís Thesis Policies and Procedures

Students should follow their individual program policies and procedures in order to successfully complete their program in a timely manner. It is the student's responsibility to be aware of all relevant deadlines and to plan accordingly.  Frequent communication with your committee members is essential. Deadlines cannot be altered and missing one will delay your graduation. Finally, if you wish to pursue a Ph.D. in the future, completing a Master's thesis is a good first step.

Guide to Enrolling in Masterís Thesis

Archiving Masterís Thesis

Archiving Completion Checklist
Department Approval Sign-Off Sheet
Masterís Thesis Format Guidelines
Thesis Contact Information Sheet

Helpful Guides When Researching/Writing The Thesis

Madigian Library Resources for Graduate Students
Human Subjects Protection Program/IRB Information
Graduate Student Research Grants
Obtaining Copyright Permission
Using Microsoft Word for your Thesis  Intended for students on the Ann Arbor campus but provides useful information on using Microsoft Word to write your thesis.

Information Technology Services Student Computer and Software Resources


For inquiries, please contact:

Office of Graduate Studies
4901 Evergreen, 1055 Administration Building (AB)