Use high-contrast laser printed text.
Use New Times Roman or Century 12pt. on all pages of the thesis. Colored print worsen readability, so ensure that all pages are clear, crisp black.
Footnotes should be New Times Roman or Century 9pt. The same font as your thesis text should be used.
Endnotes should be New Times Roman or Century 12pt., the same as the body of your thesis text since endnotes is treated entirely as a separate page.
Captions to visual material should be New Times Roman or Century 12 pt. as in the body of text.
In your thesis defense and preceding periodic presentations, use Arial 36pt. for slide titles, and 28pt Arial for slide text.