KU Thesis and Dissertation Formatting: Home

Information for University of Kansas graduate students on required content order, page numbering, creating headings, formatting table of contents, adding captions, creating a table of figures and embedding fonts for theses and dissertations.

News & Events

Upcoming ETD Workshops:

For weekday ETD workshops on the Lawrence campus, click here for the KU Information Technology calendar.

For Saturday workshops on the Lawrence or Edwards campuses, click here for the Writing Center's Graduate Research and Write-In Information page.

For ETD Format and Submit Open Lab Hours (Watson 400A), click here to register via KU Information Technology

ETD Formatting Documents

Electronic Thesis and Dissertation Formatting documents specifically for KU graduate students. Hover over each link below for additional information.

Advanced Formatting Guides

ETD @ KU: Grad School Links

Guide translator

Subject Guide

Pam Rooks
Watson Library 4th Floor

Other Helpful Thesis and Dissertation Links

Lots more stuff for graduate students! Hover over the links below to learn more.

Windows 8 Quick Fixes

If you were using Snipping Tool in Microsoft Windows 7 to work with images in your thesis or dissertation, you may have a hard time finding it again if you switch to Windows 8. Click here for a forum link that gives more information on accessing it.


Missing your Start button in Windows 8? Here's a CNET link with possible solutions.