UDTS wants to remind graduate students writing theses and dissertations of the following extremely important deadlines, dates, and information:

Format Review: In order for you to be eligible to graduate in the Summer 2016 Semester, you must receive an email from our office stating that your formatting is in good shape, and your Format Review is over, by 9:00 a.m. on Monday, July 25. We will perform no further Format Reviews after that date/time. We will begin reviewing documents again on Tuesday, August 9. (Please see below.)

Final Submission: The Final Submission deadline for Summer 2016 is 5:00 p.m. on Friday, July 29. In order for you to graduate in Summer 2016, you must turn in the final copy of your thesis or dissertation (and all necessary paperwork) to our office on or by that date/time.

IMPORTANT VACATION NOTICE: UDTS Coordinator Sally Evans is leaving for vacation on Saturday, July 30. She will not be back at work until Tuesday, August 9. On that day, she will be conducting hours on the Arlington campus. She will return to her office on the Fairfax campus on Wednesday, August 10. She will not be checking her email or voicemail at any time between 5:00 p.m. on Friday, July 29 and noon on Tuesday, August 9.

She will respond to all emails as soon as possible after she returns to work on August 9. She will respond to all voicemail messages as soon as possible after she returns to her Fairfax office on August 10.

We look forward to working with you, and to making sure you graduate on time.

Please let us know if you have any questions or need any further information.

Thank you,


Sally Evans
University Dissertation & Thesis Services
George Mason University
2005 Fenwick Library
Web: http://library.gmu.edu/udts
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Phone: 703-993-2222
Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.