Center for Student Success


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

***DISSERTATION and THESIS information***:   

The Center for Student Success will oversee Dissertation and Thesis submissions via ProQuest.  

CSS DEADLINES FOR SUBMISSIONS: (these dates are subject to change) 


Formatting Submission:  July 26th, 2019

Defense:  August 9th, 2019

Final Submission:  August 23rd, 2019 


Formatting Submission: October 15th, 2019

Defense: (Subject to College Scheduling) November 1st, 2019

Final Submission: November 15th, 2019

For information regarding the submission process, please check our Libguides page at the link provided below: 

LibGuide for Submission information

For information regarding Formatting and ProQuest, please check our CSS MANUALS, HANDOUTS, and ONLINE TOOLS page.   

If you need to discuss your submission or have questions regarding formatting, please email us at

Please Contact Us

Center for Student Success
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) 563-1800

General inquiries: or