The Master's Thesis Guide: Submitting and Publishing Your Master's Thesis


Steps to Completion and Key Dates


Formatting Guidelines

  • What You Need to Know and Do
  • Pages and Documents which Must be Included in Your Thesis
  • Order of Prefatory Materials, Text, and Respective Pagination
  • Margins and Fonts
  • Spacing and Single-Sided Printing
  • Charts, Graphs, Tables, and Photographs

Publishing Your Thesis with Brandeis University

  • Overview and Publication Information
  • Copyright and Intellectual Property Issues
  • Publishing an Electronic Thesis
  • The Publishing Agreement Form

Online Submission

  • Advantage of Online Submission
  • Print and Electronic Access to Theses in the BIR
  • Library Technology Services (LTS)
  • Submitting Thesis in Digital Format
  • Checklist

Administrative Checklist


Templates/Certification Form

  • Title Page
  • Abstract
  • Copyright Page
  • Certification Form

Controlled Vocabulary for Program and Department Names