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Instructions to Lock and Unlock Curriculum Vita Template and Forms

Form 3

For the purpose of securing approval from a candidate's graduate committee of a proposal for the graduate research paper/thesis requirement for completion of a master's degree.

Access the School of Graduate Studies Handbooks and Templates for assistance in correctly formatting a thesis or research paper.

Arranged Course Form

This form is for the registration of the research or thesis paper.  It is the responsibility of the student to complete the form and to contact their advisor/graduate committee Chair for completion of the form.  Registration will occur when the approved form is submitted to the Records Office.  Please note: Registration for the research/thesis credits is usually the term in which the student plans to complete their oral defense and degree.

Form 4

Apply for graduation during the first week of the semester or summer session in which you expect to complete your oral defense. A graduate faculty representative will be assigned by the School of Graduate Studies.

Form 5

For the purpose of verifying that each member of the candidate's graduate committee has read and provided feedback to the student of the graduate research paper/thesis prior to the oral defense.Once the approved Form 5 and FINAL draft has been received by the School of Graduate Studies, a Graduate Faculty Representative will be assigned.

Deadlines for Form 5 and Final Paper
Spring Semester 2015 - April 6, 2015

Summer Semester 2015 - July 7, 2015

Deadlines for Oral Defense/Presentation
Spring Semester 2015 - April 30, 2015

Summer Semester 2015 - July 31, 2015

Sample Thesis

APA Manual 6th Edition style