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Graduate Thesis and Dissertation



What is ETD@BC?

eTD@BC is the system that graduate students at Boston College use to submit their theses and dissertations.

Before beginning your submission, please read through the instructions, presented as follows:

  1. Prepare your digital files
  2. Decide key choices
  3. Submit your thesis or dissertation

At the end of these instructions, you will be directed to ProQuest's ETD Administrator website where you must make your submission and decisions about your ETD.


eTD@BC workshops are held each October and February. The Spring 2016 workshop will be on February 17, 2016 at 4:00 PM in O’Neill Library, Rm. 307. If you are/were unable to attend, please contact your ETD Administrator to request alternative resources.

Save Paper, Save Money

Students should not furnish paper copies of their thesis or dissertation to the Boston College Libraries. And, there is no charge for the online submission.

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