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Thesis & Dissertation Guidelines

Submission Deadlines for Academic Year 2023–2024

The deadline for submitting a defended Master’s thesis or Ph.D. dissertation to the Office of Academic Affairs is noon (12 pm) on the days indicated in the table below:

Fall 2023

Noon (12 pm)
Tuesday, November 28, 2023

Spring 2024

Noon (12 pm)
Tuesday, April 23, 2024

Summer 2024

Noon (12 pm)
Tuesday, July 23, 2024

Thesis or Dissertation Reviews for Final Submissions

Master’s and Ph.D. students who are prepared to submit their thesis or dissertation for review for final approval should follow the College’s instructions on how to prepare and submit your thesis or dissertation. Please review the Thesis and Dissertation Instructions or consult the graduate advisor in your major department.

NSM’s Office of Academic Affairs no longer accepts theses and dissertations in person. The submission and reader evaluation process is done electronically.