Submit and Publish Your Thesis Part 1: Formatting and Submission

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This 2-part workshop is meant for graduate students working on their master’s or doctoral dissertations. The workshop is offered jointly by the School of Graduate Studies and Library staff.

In Part 1: Formatting and Submission we will cover:

  • Thesis submission requirements, process, fees and deadlines for SGS*
  • Requesting an embargo for your thesis
  • Convocation and what happens next
  • Using a thesis template
  • Tips and tricks for thesis formatting in MS Word

Part 1 will be most beneficial for those who are in the process of writing their theses or getting close to submission. 

The session will be recorded and recording sent to registered participants.


  • Jonathan Turner, Manager, Graduate Completion & Postdoctoral Services, School of Graduate Studies
  • Amanda Wagner, Help Desk Analyst, Information Commons

*The workshop is based on the School of Graduate Studies requirements that would not apply to students from the Toronto School of Theology or students writing non-thesis projects.

Register for Part 2: Copyright and Publishing - Thursday, June 1, 2023

With any questions please contact Graeme Slaght, Scholarly Communications & Copyright Outreach Librarian,  at

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