Current Student Resources

APA 6th Edition

APA 7th Edition (Effective Fall 2020)

ProQuest archiving (required)
After receiving final approval from the Graduate School, refer to step 5 in the Thesis Final Review Process after Defense document. 

ProQuest website: http://www.etdadmin.com/cgi-bin/school?siteId=824
The Training and Support & Resources and Guidelines tabs along with FAQs to tutorial videos are helpful tools to assist you in the submission of your project or thesis.

Additional tips:

  1. A student will be required to set up an account.  It is recommended the student review the site ahead of time to prepare for the submission.
  2. A student will be required to submit $95.00 at the time of submission.
  3. Copyright fees and bound copies are optional (unless required by the department) at the students expense.
  4. Due dates provided on the Graduate School home page apply.

Suggested Web Sites for APA formatting information and assistance:

  • apastyle.apa.org This site comes directly from APA Online and has various references which may be purchased by faculty and students.
     
  • sites.umuc.edu/library/libhow/apa_tutorial.cfm This site has a tutorial that one may print out...no tests involved. It is about 11 pages long and has the essentials of APA formatting.
Graduate School Graduation Material

Submit Graduation Application by:

Summer/Fall Conferral Spring/May Conferral
March 11 November 1

  • Application is required for degree to be posted and to receive a diploma
  • Does not reserve your spot at the Hooding or Commencement Ceremonies

Graduate School Hooding Ceremony and Unviersity Commencement Ceremony Information

  • Hooding and Commencement Guide
  • Hooding/Commencement Participation form (Registration will open in January 2022)
    • Required to participate in the ceremonies

Graduate School Calendar

University Calendar

  • View the university calendar for last day to add, drop. & withdrawal from all classes; registration; grades due; and holidays.