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Thesis Manual & Policy Guide

The Thesis Manual & Policy Guide contains important information about the URS program such as:

  • A full program schedule
  • Thesis installment and progress report submission requirements
  • Final thesis submission requirements
  • Guidelines for requesting travel awards and poster vouchers
  • Explanation of thesis hold options and repository information
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2021-2022 Thesis Manual & Policy Guide

Thesis Formatting Guide

The Thesis Formatting Guide describes both the general formatting rules and the formatting settings used in the templates. Consult this guide for formatting requirements and troubleshooting tips. More in-depth guidance will be provided in the Thesis Formatting Workshops and additional handouts and tutorials will be made available throughout the program.

The Thesis Formatting Guide also contains:

  • Explanation of available thesis templates
  • Detailed thesis formatting requirements
  • Common formatting mistakes
  • Technology and troubleshooting resources
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2021-2022 URS Thesis Formatting Guide
2021-2022 URS Thesis LaTeX Template User's Guide

Presentation Templates

PowerPoint templates for poster presentations are available in two formats--traditional and condensed. PowerPoint templates for oral presentations can be found on the University Brand Guide
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POWERPOINT Template:
Traditional Poster Presentation
POWERPOINT Template:
Condensed Poster Presentation
POWERPOINT Template:
Slide Deck Presentation

For more information on the Condensed Poster Presentation Template, watch this video about creating a better research poster in less time.


University Libraries Resources

Check out events and workshops hosted by the University Libraries, including topics such as citation software and data management!

Final Thesis Submission Instructions

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COMING SOON: 2021-2022 Final Thesis Submission Instructions

Thesis Template Downloads

Traditional Style Thesis Templates

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STEM & SOCIAL SCIENCES
IN MICROSOFT WORD
STEM & SOCIAL SCIENCES
IN LATEX ON OVERLEAF
ARTS, HUMANITIES, & SOCIAL SCIENCES
IN MICROSOFT WORD
CREATIVE WORKS
IN MICROSOFT WORD
DENTAL HYGIENE
IN MICROSOFT WORD

Journal Style Thesis Templates

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IMRAD SUBHEADINGS
IN MICROSOFT WORD
CUSTOM SUBHEADINGS
IN MICROSOFT WORD

Common Mistakes Video Playlist

Having trouble with the thesis templates, or just want to learn more about Microsoft Word? Check out our NEW Common Mistakes video playlist!
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Common Mistakes Video Playlist

Choosing the Right Citation Software

Check out this student-authored handout on how to select the citation software that is right for you!

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Choosing the Right Citation Software

URS Symposium Information

Visit the URS Symposium Event webpage for full details.

URS Calendar

Having trouble keeping track of all of our Resource Sessions, Workshops, and assignment deadlines? Visit the URS Calendar! You can add these events to your personal calendar by clicking the name of the event and then the Add to my Calendar button.


For more resources, visit the main UGR Resources webpage, including our collection of Texas A&M Resources.