Thesis and Dissertation Workshops

Thesis and Dissertation manuscripts adhere to specific format requirements, as detailed in FAU’s  Thesis and Dissertation Guidelines .

Please contact if you would like assistance formatting your thesis or dissertation. Phone, email, Skype, WebEx, and MS Teams appointments are available. In-person appointments are available upon request.

Workshop Descriptions

General Information Session

Understanding the Thesis and Dissertation Submission Timeline and Signature Page Formatting:If you are anticipating graduating this semester, join us for this session to learn about important deadlines to ensure you meet thesis or dissertation submission requirements and learn about formatting your signature page.

Formatting 101

At this workshop we review some of the most common mistakes made on theses and dissertations, and how to avoid them.

General Formatting Lab

Bring your laptop and/or a printed copy of your manuscript to receive personalized guidance and feedback from Degree Completion staff members during this informal formatting lab. 


If reasonable accommodation(s) for a disability is required, contact Please make your needs known at least five days prior to the event for effective accommodations.