If you have questions about how to write & format your dissertation, please consult the Doctoral Dissertation Handbook.

When the final draft of your dissertation has been approved and provided no further editing or re-writing is required, you may download and print the instructions below:

Please contact the Graduate Records Office (Founders Hall, Suite 117) via email usdgradrec@sandiego.edu. or, call (619) 260-2217 for questions regarding these instructions or if you need further assistance on other matters.

Contact Information

Graduate Records
Founders Hall 117B
5998 Alcalá Park
San Diego, CA 92110

Phone: (619) 260-2217
Fax: (619) 260-4649

Office Hours

8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.