Center for Academic Excellence

 

The CENTER FOR ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE provides holistic, targeted learning support for Rush University students. The services provided in the Center for Academic Excellence range from Writing Support to Academic Coaching. Our goal is to support each student from enrollment to degree completion.  

*Update*

Due to COVID-19, The Center for Academic Excellence is closed for in person appointments until further notice.  For Rush students that are interested in scheduling online appointments, please email Jacqueline at jacqueline_walker@rush.edu or CAE@rush.edu

*Dissertation and Thesis Information*

PROQUEST Q&A: JANUARY  26TH AND FEBRUARY 3RD VIA ZOOM AT 12PM.   Please copy and paste the links below for your workshop session.

January 26th, 2022 Zoom Link:

https://Rush.zoom.us/j/97213977193?pwd=TG5idTJKSUxLTWh3K3lIVW9Hb2Ywdz09

February 3rd, 2022 Zoom Link:

https://Rush.zoom.us/j/96218502020?pwd=TWtZQ3RoY1lsZ2laS0tZUlFob2RvUT09

CAE Deadlines for Submissions (these dates are subject to change)
Spring 2022
Formatting Submission Deadline:  02/15/2022
Recommended Defense Dates:  03/07/2022 to 03/28/2022
Final Submission:  04/11/2022
 
Summer  2022
Formatting Submission Deadline: 07/06/2022
Recommended Defense Dates: 08/03/2022 to 08/17/2022
Final Submission:  08/22/2022
 
Fall 2022
Formatting Submission Deadline: 10/10/2022
Recommended Defense Dates: 11/14/2022 to 12/02/2022
Final Submission: 12/09/2022
 
Spring 2023
Formatting Defense Dates: 02/13/2023
Recommended Defense Dates: 03/20/2023 to 04/03/2023
Fianl Submission: 04/10/2023
 

The CAE does not provide Copy Editing support.  For information regarding submissions, formatting withing ProQuest, please check our CAE Manuals, Handouts and Online Tools page or our Libguides page at the link provided below: 
LibGuide for Submission information

For any additional questions,  please email us at cae@rush.edu. 

 
Please Contact Us

Center for Academic Excellence
Armour Academic Center
Room 588, 5th Floor, Rush Library
600 S. Paulina
Chicago, IL 60612

Hours: Monday thru Thursday 9 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.,  Additional hours by appointment only.                    
Phone: (312) 942-1304

General inquiries: jacqueline_walker@rush.edu or cae@rush.edu.