University Dissertation & Thesis Services

In the interest of public health, UDTS has suspended all in-person meetings through Friday, April 3. We will reassess the situation at that time.

The Spring 2020 Final Submission deadline is 5:00 p.m. on Friday, May 8.

The Format Review deadline for Spring 2020 is 5:00 p.m. on Friday, May 1. In order to be eligible to graduate under the Spring 2020 semester, you must receive an email from us by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, May 1 stating that we have approved your formatting, and that your Format Review is over.

We are here to help you graduate on time, and in good health.

We are still available via email: udts@gmu.edu. During the hours of 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Monday - Friday, we will try to respond to messages within an hour of receipt. We will be available outside of those hours, but response times may be slower.

We can still help you if you need technical assistance with the Word template. Please email us, and we will set up a time to meet online/virtually, via Skype or otherwise.

We are still performing Format Reviews. If your document is ready for review, please email it to us.

We are still accepting and processing Final Submission materials. If you want/need to turn in your materials on or by Friday, April 3, please email us, and we will assist you. 

If you have questions about collecting signatures for your Signature Sheet and/or Embargo Request Form, please email us, and we will help you craft the best solution for you, your committee, and your college/school/department.

 

 

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.

 

Upcoming Final Submission Deadlines

Spring 2020: 5:00 p.m. on Friday, May 8

Special Registration under Summer 2020: 5:00 p.m. on Friday, May 29

Summer 2020: 5:00 p.m. on Friday, August 14

Fall 2020: 5:00 p.m. on Friday, December 4

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: udts@gmu.edu.