Boot Camp

Why: To help writing progress leading to completion of the thesis or dissertation.
What: Focused writing time (80-100%) plus options for mini-workshops on topics such as: Getting Started and Staying on Track; Organization: Physical and Virtual Workspaces; Review of Writing Mechanics; The Review and Editing Process; Databases: Content & Usage; PLUS optional one-on-one tutorial sessions with a writing tutor from the Center for Academic Achievement and editorial services by an expert thesis/dissertation reader (additional fees apply for tutoring and editorial services).


Registration covers FOUR sessions: Friday evenings from 5:00 p.m.-9:30 p.m. and Saturdays from 9:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m. You are expected to attend all four sessions.

  • Session I August 28-29, 2015
  • Session II September 11-12, 2015
  • Session III September 25-26, 2015
  • Session IV October 16-17, 2015

Fall 2015 Boot Camp Schedule

Where: ETSU Sherrod Library, room 309

How to Register:

DEADLINES for registration:

Non-ETSU studentsAugust 14, 2015

ETSU studentsAugust 21, 2015

Click here for the Online Registration form and online payment

Cost is $150.

Registration includes catering for Friday evenings, Saturday breakfasts and lunches, and Saturday afternoon snacks.

NEW!   Check out former boot camp alumni and read their testimonials on the Boot Camp Alumni Page

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