There are many ways to learn more about graduate programs you might be interested in: online chat groups, on-campus information sessions, class visits, and – of course – the program website itself. But perhaps the greatest assets of a graduate program (and your most valuable resources) are the current students themselves! Current students have first-hand … Continue reading The importance of connecting with current graduate students
Grad School Planning
Some college seniors might consider graduate school as an immediate next step after graduation, but it is not uncommon to take one or more gap years before pursuing an advanced degree. Returning to academia after some years out may seem daunting, but there are several ways to make the most of your time away and … Continue reading Applying to Graduate School after a Gap Year (or More)
Are you thinking about applying to graduate school this fall? There are many pieces to your application and planning ahead is key to your success. The summer is a great time to get a head start on this process. Most applications will have deadlines in late fall. Here are five things you can work on … Continue reading Planning to apply for graduate school
As you approach college graduation, you are probably thinking about what is next on the horizon. A great many students (and you may be one of them) decide that law school is a good idea. If your first thought about becoming a lawyer is that you love true crime TV shows or you enjoy watching … Continue reading Is law school right for me?
Many schools have admit days for their Master’s and PhD programs. These events are a great opportunity to learn more about the program, see the campus in person and meet faculty and current students. You will also have the chance to spend time with other students who have been admitted to the same programs as … Continue reading Why you should attend graduate school admit days