Candidacy, Oral Defense and Thesis Submission

The deadline for thesis submission for the May 2015 degree conferral is NOON on Friday, December 4, 2015.

Thesis Defense and Submission Guide

You MUST submit all required documents online prior to final thesis submission in the Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies.

All students must upload their thesis documents and deliver original signatures to the Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies before thesis submission is complete.

You may deliver your original signatures to the Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies (Allen Center 323) 1:30-3:30pm Monday-Friday when Rice University is open.  The deadline for thesis submission for December 2015 degree conferral is NOON on Friday, December 4, 2015.

 Candidacy, Oral Examinations, and Thesis Policies

General Announcements

Steps to complete your thesis

1. Achieve Candidacy

2. Defend your Thesis

3. Submit your thesis

Resources

Degree Conferral Checklists

Thesis Format Library

Thesis Format Guidelines

Frequently Asked Questions