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Gelman Hours for GWorld Holders Complete Hours Info
Today
12pm – 6pm
Sat
12pm – 6pm
Sun
12pm – 8pm
Mon
12pm – 8pm
Tue
Closed
Wed
12pm – 8pm
Thu
12pm – 8pm
Gelman 12pm – 6pm
NOTICE:

Access to the Gelman and VSTC Library buildings is available only to residential students and to GW students, faculty, and staff who have special permission to be on campus (the on-campus cohort) and a quarantine status of "cleared." Those who are not part of the on-campus cohort will not have physical access to campus buildings. Seat reservations are required. 

ETD Approval Deadlines

To meet the ETD Approval Deadline, your manuscript must be approved by your School ETD Administrator by 5 p.m. on the deadline date listed below. To ensure you meet the deadline, we recommend you upload the final document at least 5 business days prior to the deadline date. Please direct all questions regarding the ETD Approval Deadline to your Graduate School ETD Administrator

The following criteria must be met to meet the ETD Approval Deadline:

1. Uploaded the final and approved manuscript to the ProQuest ETD Administrator site.

2. Completed all requested formatting revisions.

3. Completed and submitted the ETD Access/Approval Form to your Graduate School ETD Administrator.

4. Your graduate school's review process is complete and your submission has been accepted.

5. Completed all required surveys.

6. You will receive an email from your School ETD Administrator when your dissertation/thesis has been accepted.

Please see the Steps in Submission page for more information.
  

Dissertations

ETD Approval Deadlines and Degree Conferral Dates by semester for Dissertations
 

Spring 2021

Summer 2020

Fall 2020

ETD Approval Deadline

5:00pm
April 14, 2021

 

5:00pm
August 15, 2020

5:00pm
December 11, 2020

Date Degree Conferred
(Date on Title Page)

May 16, 2021

August 31, 2020

Law School
September 1, 2020

January 8, 2021

Master's Theses

ETD Approval Deadlines and Degree Conferral Dates by semester for Master's Theses
 

Spring 2021

Summer 2020

Fall 2020

ETD Approval Deadline

5:00pm
April 30, 2021

5:00pm
August 15, 2020

5:00pm
December 11, 2020

Date Degree Conferred
(Date on Title Page)

May 16, 2021

August 31, 2020

Law School
September 1, 2020

January 8, 2021
Electronic Theses and Dissertations Administrator: Gelman Library.2130.H.Street.NW.Washington.DC.20052.etds@gwu.edu
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