How Long Before My Dissertation is Published?
After you submit your dissertation for publication, it is held by the Library until the end of the semester of submission/graduation. We do this so any last-minute changes can be accommodated before we release it to ProQuest. When we do so, the dissertation is locked. A student who needs changes made after release for publication must work with ProQuest directly to do so, and at that point, ProQuest charges a fee to make changes.
Once the Library system administrator releases your dissertation for publication by ProQuest, you can expect that it will be 8-10 weeks for you receive the printed copies you may have ordered.
But It will only be 4-6 weeks until ...
And your dissertation take its place as part of the scholarly conversation of education?