Finishing Up

Check here for Information about formatting and technical requirements for setting up your thesis and to print the forms that are required to be submitted with your final thesis. Final Supervisory Committee Meeting - The members of your supervisor committee should be given a copy of your thesis two to three weeks in advance of this meeting. This committee will complete a Supervisory Committee Report, specifically stating that the thesis is ready to go on to defense. Defense Date - You and your supervisor will organize the members of your examination committee. You should allow two to three weeks for the examination committee members to read your thesis prior to the defense. Forward the completed Arrangements for Masters Thesis Defense form to the Physiology Office at least two weeks before your exam for the Graduate Coordinator's approval. To request an examination room in the Medical Sciences Building, contact the Physiology Graduate Office. Time for corrections - Allow a week or two to incorporate corrections/modifications to your thesis that will have been recommended by your examination committee. Electronic Thesis & Dissertation Submission