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OVERVIEW

This milestone is a part of the Thesis, Dissertation, or Record of Study submission process. 

Before submitting the Dissertation Approval Form:

  • The final exam must have been passed.
  • The final manuscript of the Thesis, Dissertation, or Record of Study should be uploaded to Vireo. See this page for See the Document Submission page for further information.

INSTRUCTIONS

  • Title the manuscript and select the graduation term. Verify the title of your  Thesis/Dissertation/Record of Study matches the title of the document submitted to Vireo. 
  • Press submit. 

For more detailed instructions, view the ARCS student guide.

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