Current Students


Audit Sheet-Writing Studies: This form helps students track their progress through the program.

Writing Studies Research Toolkit: This guide includes electronic and print resources recommended especially for Writing Studies students. It includes free, online resources, subscription-based electronic resources only available to SJU students and faculty, and print material housed in the Francis A. Drexel Library.


Thesis Checklist: Use this document as a guide to help you through the thesis registration and completion process.

Thesis Completion Form: To be completed when you are ready to register for credits involved in your thesis project. Please review this form with your thesis mentor.



Refer to the thesis checklist for help with this process.  You will also need to complete a title page for your thesis (see form below) and complete the library bindery form. 

Thesis Title Page Template: Assists the students in creating their title page for the finished project. This page will require your mentor’s signature.

Bindery—Library Form: Must be submitted with your signed and completed thesis to the program's administrative assistant, Heather A. Foster (see 'Contact Us' for more information). The Library Bindery form and thesis must be completed and submitted before a diploma will be given. However, while thesis binding is required of all students in the program, this process may take up to three weeks, and is not required to be completed before students receive their diplomas.