The title page is the very first item that appears in your document. SHSU theses and dissertations all maintain a consistent and official "look" that reflects the university's standards. This web page contains instructions on how to achieve the official SHSU title page formatting for both template and non-template users.
TIP: A "Template -- without macros" can be found on the Home page and can be used by both PC and Mac computer users. It has been preformatted to meet the SHSU requirements outlined on this page.
CHECKLIST FOR TITLE PAGE
Click on the example title page below to see a full screen version.
The university's template provides a pre-formatted title page for you to use. A pop-up window appears when the template is first opened that allows you to fill in all the required information, including your official name, committee members' names, and title of your document. BE SURE TO READ THE INSTRUCTIONS AS YOU FILL IN THE BLANKS.
If you don't fill this information out immediately, or if you need to change the data at a later time, that's OK. There is an easy way to go back and update this information.
Non-template users need to format the title page as follows: