Thesis and dissertation documents must be written in the format approved by your committee and committee chair. The Library no longer does mechanical checks.
Documents must be submitted electronically in PDF format via the ETD website. Please note that this link takes you to the Texas Digital Libraries Vireo site for UTA. We are no longer accepting submissions through the ProQuest ETD Administrator site. Students who would like their document to be sent to ProQuest will have the option to do so within the Vireo site.
If you have questions, please fill out the form below.
Deadline to submit your approved Thesis or Dissertation to the Library
|Fall 2016||December 7, 2016|
|Spring 2017||May 5, 2017|
|Summer 2017||August 11, 2017|
- New Manual for Graduate Students from the Graduate Studies Office; this includes Article Based and Monograph Based Thesis/Dissertation Manuals
The following are older templates that were used at University of Texas at Arlington prior to Spring 2016. The library strongly encourages you to contact your chair to discover what template is recommended by your academic unit.
Survey of Earned Doctorates (PhD students only)
Office of Graduate Studies
Tips for Thesis and Dissertation
If you have questions or need additional assistance, please call 817-272-3185 or fill out form below.
If you would like to hire a professional to format your thesis or dissertation, you can find freelancers specializing in Microsoft Word formatting through the following links. These links are for your information only. All financial arrangements and agreements made between you and any freelance professional you contact are between you and that professional only. Neither the University of Texas at Arlington, the UT Arlington Libraries, nor the UT Arlington Office of Graduate Studies assume any responsibility on your behalf or that of the professional.
Thesis and dissertation formatting is ultimately the responsibility of the student and all published thesis and dissertation deadlines must be met by the student.