UMI will prepare archival digital copies and microfilm copies, both of which are maintained in perpetuity and migrated to new storage media as necessary, in accord with UMI's contract with the Library of Congress.
UMI then disseminates your work to various bibliographic databases and indexes and publishes a full-text copy of your work on a website available to the Binghamton University community.
Congratulations on the completion of your thesis/dissertation!
Please follow the steps below to ensure the efficient processing of your thesis/dissertation and conferral of your degree.
It is the student's responsibility to ensure compliance with formatting guidelines.
All checklist items for the listed submission type are required unless specified as “optional.” Note: This checklist assumes you have already defended the dissertation and received the results of a preliminary formatting check.
Depending on the number of submissions received and proximity to the deadline, final reviews may take up to three weeks.
If outstanding issues are not resolved as communicated by the editor, the Graduate School reserves the right to request a dean's hold on the student's diploma or reject a submission and remove the student from the graduation list.
It must meet these requirements to be accepted by the Graduate School.
Please note that these are visual aids for your reference.