Your examining committee may have directed you to make minor revisions to your dissertation.
Once you have made these revisions, you are ready to begin the deposit process.
You will log in to the GSAS deposit application using your UNI and password.
This application collects information for your diploma and your certification letters.
If it is approved pending revisions, your dissertation must be deposited within six months after the date of defense.
Should you wish to receive your degree at a particular degree conferral (October, February, or May), please refer to the Dates and Deadlines page for the relevant deadline.If you have questions or concerns about the digital availability of your dissertation, please click here for frequently asked questions on this topic.If you choose, you may place a one-,two-, or five-year embargo on your dissertation.Failure to follow these steps may delay processing of your deposit.To view a copy of the Survey of Earned Doctorates questions online, click here.Until the end of the embargo period, the full text of any embargoed dissertation will not be released to the public under any circumstances by GSAS, Academic Commons, or Pro Quest.Under compelling circumstances, GSAS may authorize an embargo to be extended beyond the period originally requested.Do upload your dissertation directly to Academic Commons using their website.Following the procedures outlined below will result in your dissertation being uploaded to both Pro Quest/UMI and Academic Commons. If you have not already created a PDF, or if you are unable to do so, there is a PDF Conversion Tool available as part of the upload process.Teachers College Ph D Students: If the deposit takes place more than one month into the semester following the defense, TC students are responsible for an additional Dissertation Advisement Fee.Contact the TC Office of Doctoral Studies for more information. Do not leave this process for the last day of a deposit deadline.