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Theses and Dissertations: Guidance on formatting/submitting theses and dissertations

Submission and Approval of Your Manuscript

Graduate College ETD: This page contains much of the important information regarding the submission and approval process for theses and dissertations.

ETD Submission Page: Submit your ETD here. Please read carefully and follow the steps.

Help with ETD Process

Formatting and Submitting:

If you need help with formatting your ETD, please contact the Student Technology Assistance Center (STAC).

They are located in room 122 of Jerome Library.

Phone number: (419) 372-9277



Though students are no longer required to bind theses and dissertations, some still like to have a bound copy of their work.

Personal binding service for individuals and departments is now available through Stamper's Mail and Copy Center at the Bowen-Thompson Student Union, second floor.

This is a high-quality hardback binding done by Wallaceburg Bookbinding. A variety of color covers are available and can be seen at Stamper's. Cover printing can be done in either gold or black. Call Stamper's at 419-372-9633 for current prices and additional information.

Also, print materials can be submitted directly to a commercial bindery such as those listed below. For more information including pricing, contact the bindery.

Wallaceburg Book Binding

P.O. Box 533, Marine City, MI 48039


The HF Group

101 North Sycamore Street

North Manchester, IN 46962


Thesis on Demand

For more information, contact the Serials Department, University Libraries at (419) 372-8681.