- Create a PDF version of your dissertation (If submitting your manuscript to ProQuest, please see ProQuest/UMI's Preparing Your Manuscript Guide)
- Complete the PhD Dissertations Student Checklist.
- If depositing to Research Showcase only, skip to step 5.
- If submitting to ProQuest/UMI:
- Be sure to read the latest ProQuest Dissertation Submission Agreement (United States).
- Complete page 4 & 5 of the ProQuest Submission Form.
- OPTIONAL: Complete pages 6 & 7 of the ProQuest Submission Form.
- Follow your department's procedures for completing the signature page. Submit the following to your Graduate Program Coordinator.
- Your electronic file (PDF).
- Completed PhD Dissertations Student Checklist.
- Documentation & payment for ProQuest/UMI, if applicable.