Doctoral- Degree Checklist

Graduate Students should complete the graduation checklist prior to the graduation deadline found in the Graduate Calendar. Checklists and materials should be turned into the School of Engineering Dean’s Office, room 1 Eaton Hall or directly to the Research & Graduate Programs staff (RGP) in room 1415 LEEP2. The Office of Graduate Studies houses the official formatting requirements for theses and dissertations. Although students may find the general content layout of previous theses or dissertations helpful, students should not use the formatting from an old thesis or dissertation, since formatting instructions may change from year to year. Current formatting instructions are found on the Graduate Studies webpage.

Doctoral Degree Checklist (pdf)

Doctoral Timeline (pdf)

Doctoral students are strongly encouraged to read the comprehensive examination and post-comprehensive examination enrollment requirements carefully. Information about these requirements is provided in the timelines above and in the Graduate Catalog.






Students may contact Research and Graduate Program (RGP) staff with any questions about graduation requirements:


Anna Paradis
Director of Graduate Academic Services | 785-864-1952


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