All students submitting a disquisition must satisfy the Disquisition Payment.
Graduate students who are submitting a disquisition are charged $175. This payment includes the costs for:
- Graduate writing workshops.
- Format check of the disquisition.
- Consultation services with the Graduate Writing Coordinator or the Assistant to the Graduate Writing Coordinator during the disquisition format check process.
- Uploading services to the ProQuest database for doctoral dissertations and master's theses and to the NDSU Institutional Repository for master's papers.
- Degree posting services.
The Graduate School does not arrange for the production of bound copies of the disquisition. Bound copies of the disquisition may be made through the Espresso Book Machine at the NDSU Bookstore or through ProQuest (dissertations only).