ETD Templates

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You can download these templates for formatting your thesis, dissertation, or research paper, available in MS Word. These documents are Macintosh and PC compatible. These templates will help you automatically and simply format your dissertation to meet the Graduate School Format Specifications.

It is best to begin your thesis / dissertation / research paper writing with templates. If you have already begun to write, remove any formatting and apply the templates as soon as possible.

Follow this order for organization of materials.

Click on each document to download. To save these files as templates you will need to change the file extension from .doc to .dot (example: change appendix.doc to appendix.dot).

For submission, these must be converted to ONE pdf file.

ALL REVISIONS ARE DUE BY THE DEADLINE DATE! NO EXCEPTIONS!

Downloadable Templates:

*Required Materials

**List of Tables and Figures are required if there are tables and figures in the text

Please Note - Changes have been made to the margins