Forms for Theses and Dissertations
- Request to Schedule Final Oral Defense Form
- Thesis/Dissertation Advisory Committee Appointment
GS Embargo Request Form
- Electronic Thesis Signature Page
- Electronic Dissertation Signature Page
The deadlines have been set for students to submit the final copy of their thesis/Ed.D. capstone project/dissertation:
Spring 2022 - April 29, 2022
Summer 2022 - August 10, 2022
Fall 2022 - December 2, 2022
Spring 2023 - April 28, 2023
Summer 2023 - August 10, 2023
Fall 2023 - December 1, 2023
Spring 2024 - April 26, 2024
Guide to the Preparation of Theses and Dissertations
Guidelines for the Preparation and Processing of Theses and Dissertations
The final copy of your dissertation/Ed.D. Capstone Project must be turned in to the Graduate School by December 2, 2022. (Note: you must contact Courtney Kerr at firstname.lastname@example.org or (502) 852- 6497 to have your dissertation/Ed.D. Capstone Project reviewed prior to this deadline).
Electronic Submission of Thesis, Ed.D. Capstone Project or Dissertation
Once the thesis, Ed.D. capstone project or dissertation has been reviewed students will receive a Memo with instructions advising how to submit the final copy of your Thesis, Ed.D. Capstone Project or Dissertation electronically. Prior to submitting the final copy you should contact Courtney Kerr, Coordinator of Academic Services to review the Thesis, Ed.D. Capstone Project or Dissertation for adherence to the guidelines prior to submitting the final copy.
If you have further questions or concerns, feel free to contact Courtney Kerr, Coordinator of Academic Services at (502) 852-6497 or by email.
Thesis or Dissertation Bindery Options
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Roullet Bookbinders, Inc.
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- Please note: This information is provided for the convenience of students; the University of Louisville does not endorse or recommend any of the businesses listed above. Students are free to choose binderies which are not included in the list.
- If students plan to bind their Thesis or Dissertation, it is recommended to print the signature page on 25% cotton paper (white).
Copyrights and Use of Copyrighted Material
U.S. Government Copyright Office
This site is a major resource for copyright information. It includes the key publications of the copyright office, including informational circulars; application forms for copyright registration; links to the copyright law and to the home pages of other copyright-related organizations; the latest copyright regulations; a link to online copyright records cataloged since 1978.
Maintained by Indiana University, the Copyright Management Center provides access to a wide variety of resources about copyright in general and its importance to higher education.