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Dissertations and Theses Services

Three Steps are Required

Step 1: Read and review the submissions requirements under About - Dissertations, Theses, & Final Projects

Step 2: Submit dissertation to SHU eRepository

Pause until you receive confirmation that your dissertation has been posted in eRepository after all revisions have been made, if necessary. Check you email for revision requests.

Step 3: Submit dissertation to ProQuest Database

Step 1: The submission process consists of the following steps:

1. Read and accept the Submission Agreement

2. Include submission's title page (remove "Running header") followed by copyright page and signed signature sheet (signed by your advisors). For help merging a scanned signature sheet into your dissertation file, please review merging instructions.

3. Include your name exactly as it appears on the title and copyright pages and your advisors names exactly as it appears on the signature sheet    

4. Include an abstract (up to 500 words)

5. Include list of keywords (10 maximum)

6. Submit the final approved copy of your dissertation (track changes removed) in PDF format

7. Upload your electronic file and associated files

8. You may pay the $40 fee with PayPal.          

9.  If your study was approved by the Seton Hall University Institutional Review Board, you must include a copy of the approval form as an appendix. If your study was not under the purview of the Seton Hall University Institutional Review Board, there is no need to comply with the previous requirement. For further information, please see IRB Research Guidance.

10. Please make sure the final dissertation copy is submitted and the information is correct. All submissions are final.

Please proceed to step 2.

Note: Please make sure your submission is complete. Incomplete or incorrect information will delay the processing of your submission. Please allow up to five business days for processing. 

Step 2: Submit your Dissertation to eRepository

Before you submit, please review the Requirements & Procedures above and the submission instructions

View an example of a completed dissertation: http://scholarship.shu.edu/dissertations/1935/

Note: Please make sure your submission is complete. Incomplete or incorrect information will delay the processing of your submission. Please allow up to five business days for processing.

Please submit your final, approved copy. Check your Seton Hall email for revision notices. Your dissertation/thesis is not accepted into the eRepository until you receive an email stating that it has been posted to the Seton Hall University eRepository.
 

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Step 3: Submit your Dissertation to ProQuest

Once your dissertation has been approved and posted in the eRepository you can submit the final version to ProQuest, including all revisions. Do not submit the eRepository PDF.

Bound copies of your dissertation may be ordered in the ProQuest submission module for departmental and additional personal copies.

Contact information for ProQuest and frequently asked questions may be found here.
 

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