Formatting your dissertation in Word

About this workshop

Learn how to use Word features effectively and efficiently:
  • basic templates
  • images, captions, and page numbers
  • front matter
  • work with styles and much more!
Before you start:
  • Participants should have basic experience using Microsoft Word. This workshop specifically uses Word 2016.
For complete guidelines from the University of Minnesota Graduate School, see Graduate School Dissertation and Thesis Guidelines.

Sample documents

The following documents and materials are used in the tutorials. You are welcome to use your own documents, or download ours.

Helpful tools and services from the Libraries

The Libraries offer many tools and services that you may find useful as you write your thesis or dissertation.

Last Updated: Dec 6, 2021 5:00 PM