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Graduate Theses, Dissertations, and Projects

Master's Theses & Doctoral Dissertations

All master’s theses and doctoral dissertations are included in GVSU’s ScholarWorks@GVSU Institutional Repository. Completed theses and dissertations that have been approved by your department and the Office of Graduate Studies should be submitted electronically to Submissions must include your complete thesis, along with a copy of the signed Thesis Approval Form and a signed Thesis Submission Agreement for ScholarWorks. These documents may be found on the Office of Graduate Studies website

If you have any questions about the submission process, please contact Alicia Huber at (616) 331-9143 or

Graduate Projects

Once your project is complete, bind your project according to your department standards. If required by your department, deliver one bound copy to the library. The library will issue a receipt that you may present to your department’s graduate office to verify compliance and completion of the requirement.

If you have questions about your Graduate Projects,  we have staff ready to help at each campus: