Thesis and Dissertation Support Services (TDSS)

Thesis and Dissertation Support Services offered by the Graduate School at N.C. State University are designed to enhance the success of students writing theses and dissertations. We offer a variety of writing workshops, seminars, and other programming to help students through the process of writing their theses and dissertations. We also serve as a central resource for students to help them find related graduate student success programming on campus.

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About TDSS Workshops & Seminars Dissertation Completion Community Dissertation Institute
About Dissertations Working with Your Advisor Workshops on Demand Summer Accountability Group
On Campus Resources Online Resources Dissertation Funding Writing Days

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Timeline for Graduate Student Success

The completion of a doctoral degree includes many steps. We've created this timeline to help students navigate the various processes and to highlight where our programming can help students to better understand what's ahead.

Timeline for Grad Student Success

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Calendar of Events for Thesis and Dissertation Support Services