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NSU Halmos College of Arts & Sciences Thesis and Dissertation Submission Guide: General Info

Instructions for NSU HCAS students submitting finished work from their thesis or dissertation for graduation.

General Info for Capstone, Thesis, and Dissertation Submission

  • Your final and approved Capstone, Thesis, or Dissertation must be submitted to the NSU Oceanographic Campus Library staff for via NSUWorks before the NSU Halmos College of Arts & Sciences will confer your degree. 

NSUWorks online ETD submission system for capstones, theses, and dissertations:

  • Printed copies are no longer required!  But, if you would like to order personal printed copies for yourself, your committee, or others, you can do so through the binding options linked here
  • Signature Pages:
    • All Capstone, Thesis, and Dissertation signature pages are digitally created in NSUWorks after your committee members electronically sign off on your submission in the system.  The OC Library will forward your submission to your committee members after our initial review.  We no longer require or accept wet ink signature pages .
  • Before a Librarian can sign off on the library degree conferral portion, they will need:
    • All items in online submission system submitted and approve within 30 days of the end of term:
      • NSUWorks Author Agreement form approval
      • PDF file of paper, which includes abstract and keywords
Capstones, Theses, and Dissertations will be available digitally in NSUWorks - NSU's online Institutional Repository.

NSU Works

NSU Works is a service of the Nova Southeastern University (NSU) Libraries. Research, scholarly and creative output included in this institutional repository has been selected and deposited by NSU’s individual colleges, schools, centers and administrative departments. Online access is provided to both published and unpublished works by the NSU community. This includes journal articles, books, theses, dissertations, reports, conference proceedings, teaching materials, data sets, university publications, digital and multimedia collections. Contribution of completed works to this repository ensures long-term preservation and worldwide electronic accessibility.

HCAS - NSU Works Publications

HCAS - Ocean Campus Theses and Dissertations

HCAS - Ocean Campus Capstones

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