Electronic Thesis and Dissertation Deadlines
ETD Deadlines for the 2017-18 Academic Year
|Deadline (5 pm Eastern Time)||Fall 2017*||Spring 2018||Summer 2018|
|* Fall 2018 Dates will be posted as soon as they are available. Use previous year's dates to approximate the anticipated dates for next year (Rarely more than a few days difference)|
|Degree Application||Sept. 15, 2017||Feb. 2, 2018||July 5, 2018|
|Doctoral First Submission||Sept. 29, 2017||Feb. 14, 2018||June 12, 2018|
|Masters First Submission||Oct. 27, 2017||Mar. 16, 2018||July 9, 2018|
|Final Submission||Nov. 20, 2017||Apr. 11, 2018||July 27, 2018|
|Final Approval||Dec. 6, 2017||Apr. 25, 2018||Aug. 3, 2018|
A Degree Application MUST be submitted BEFORE you can access the Editorial Document Management (EDM) System. Note: At the beginning of the term a “Degree Application not found” error may occur even with a valid Degree Application on file. This will happen until the EDM System is through certifying last semester’s graduating class.
Last day to sign in to the EDM System to upload your fully formatted PDF
Last day to submit a pdf of your defended thesis.
Last day to make your first attempt at Final Approval
Last day to achieve Final Approval by the Editorial Office.
Follow this link to the format guidelines for UF Theses and Dissertations.