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.

Intro and Guides

Upcoming Electronic Thesis & Dissertation (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.

Electronic Thesis and Dissertation Formatting Guides

ETD Practice Document

Ready to Submit your Thesis or Dissertation?

Link to Submit Final Thesis or Dissertation

If you're ready to submit your final thesis or dissertation, click the blue text above to link over to ProQuest/UMI from the KU Graduate School. When you get there, click on Submit my Thesis or Dissertation then create a new student account or log in to an account you have already created. This is a separate account from KU so your KU login will not work.

ETD Formatting Guides for Older Systems

Advanced Formatting Guides

ETD @ KU: Grad School Links

Subject Guide

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GIS and LaTeX Links

Other Helpful Thesis and Dissertation Links