University Dissertation & Thesis Services

University Dissertation and Thesis Services (UDTS) helps Mason graduate students prepare, format, complete, and submit their theses and dissertations correctly and on time.

The answers to many of your questions may be found in our FAQs.

Fall 2018 Format Review Deadline: In order to be eligible to graduate under the Fall 2018 semester, you must receive an email from us by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, November 30 stating that we have approved your formatting, and that your Format Review is over.

Upcoming Final Submission Deadlines

Fall 2018: 5:00 p.m. on Friday, December 7

Spring 2019: 5:00 p.m. on Friday, May 3

Summer 2019: 5:00 p.m. on Friday, August 2

Very important: DO NOT SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT FOR A FORMAT REVIEW. Format Reviews are never conducted in person. When your document is ready for the Format Review, please email it to us at this address: