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Advance to Candidacy and Apply to Graduate Master's students must file an application for advancement to candidacy no later than the first day of the quarter in which they plan to graduate. The master's application for candidacy is accessed through R'Grad.
It is expected that PhD students will have completed their oral qualifying exam and advanced to candidacy prior to filing the dissertation. PhD and Master's students must also submit a separate graduation application through R'Web by Monday of week 4 of the quarter they plan to graduate.
See our Graduation Procedures page for specific deadlines and instructions. Review the Format Guide Reviewing the format guide is the first step in preparing your manuscript for submission. It explains all aspects of the submission and graduation requirements. Please read it carefully and review the sample pages.
Your preliminary pages must match the samples. Microsoft Word and La Tex templates are also available to assist you.
For additional formatting help and information, including templates and samples, visit Filing Resources. For additional information about copyright and fair use in your dissertation, visit Copyright Resources.
Attend a Format Workshop The Graduate Academic Affairs office holds workshops each quarter in person and online to help students understand the requirements. The workshops are typically held in week 5, but be sure to check your R'Mail for announcements. Past workshop presentations can be found on our Filing Resources page right hand column at the bottom.
Attending a format workshop is highly recommended. Review the Deadlines The last day to file is typically the last business day of the quarter. Deadlines for the current year are posted on Graduation Procedures. Graduate Division staff will review your submission and identify any formatting issues.
We will communicate with you via email regarding necessary changes to the document. If a second upload is required, you will be notified once the formatting has been approved and no further changes are needed.
This is an important step to ensure your document is ready by the final filing deadline. Please do not be concerned that submitting this rough draft to ProQuest will result in it being published. You will have the opportunity to submit a final version.
The Graduate Division staff will submit the approved and final version to ProQuest once all graduation procedures are complete.
ProQuest offers students the opportunity to order bound copies of the dissertation at the time of the format review submission. If you do order copies through ProQuest, please be aware that it will take several months for the copies to be prepared and shipped to you.
ProQuest will not begin processing your order until the documents are uploaded from UCR which may take weeks from the end of the quarter in which you graduate. Participate in a Final Defense and Get Signatures of Defense Completion If your program requires a final defense, you must submit proof of its completion to the Graduate Academic Affairs office in the Graduate Division by the final filing deadline.
If your final defense has been waived, you must submit proof of that as well. The graduate program coordinator in your academic department can assist you with the Form 5 Report of Final Examination for PhD students or the Report of Final Defense for master's students.
The approval of your final defense is separate from the signature approval page in your dissertation. Please make sure to allow enough time to obtain all the signatures prior to All committee members must sign on the same signature page.
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A doctoral dissertation defense is a public presentation that should be practiced before the exam. Ask some people to listen to your speech and correct you if necessary. Planning your Written Culminating Experience, Thesis, or Dissertation.
Welcome to the Office of Academic Affairs & Student Services! We’re here to help you plan your written culminating experience (WCE), thesis, or dissertation. A Committee Recommendation Form must be submitted to the Graduate College at least three (3) weeks prior to the thesis defense.
The staff in the Graduate College reviews the Committee Recommendation form and, if the recommended committee meets Graduate College guidelines, approval is .
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