Graduate Thesis Guidelines & Information

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Writing Help | Plagiarism

Thesis Guidelines and Information

Thesis Submission Deadlines ▶ (PDF)

Thesis Guidelines ▶

Thesis Submission Checklist ▶

How to Post Your Thesis Electronically ▶ (link)

Electronic Thesis Brochure ▶ (PDF)


Obtaining Copyright Permission ▶


Information for Ph.D. Students

Ph.D. Oral Exam - General Information ▶

Ph.D. Oral Exam - Video Conference Information ▶

Ph.D. Oral Exam - Chairperson Information ▶

Ph.D. Thesis Distribution Instructions


Thesis Release Forms

Thesis release forms are available in MSpace.


Looking For Help Writing Your Thesis?

The Academic Learning Centre has a special section for graduate students who are looking for writing assistance. Visit their website here.



The Office of Student Advocacy has information regarding cheating, plagiarism and fraud.

The University of Toronto has a very thorough resource page that was created to help students avoid plagiarism.