Getting into Graduate School Series - March and April Sessions

Friday, January 30, 2015 - 4:47pm

Are you considering going on to graduate school after you leave Iowa? If so, be sure to attend one or several of the sessions below to learn more about applying for programs, evaluating if graduate school is right for you, writing a purpose statement and more!

grad school series

A series for undergraduates thinking about furthering their education
Note: All Sessions take place from 3:30-4:20 p.m. in 208 North Hall

Resumes & CV’s for Graduate School - Wednesday, March 4th
Learn how to put your accomplishments on paper for graduate admissions committees.

Panel:  Gap Year & Service Programs - Wednesday, March 11th
Want to serve those in need, gain experience, or take a break before graduate school?  Hear from programs FEMA Corps, Peace Corps, Teach for America, and more.

Writing Statements of Purpose - Wednesday, March 25th
Find out how to write a cohesive, persuasive statement of purpose for admission to graduate school.

Panel: Applying to PhD Programs - Wednesday, April 1st
Are you pursuing a research or academic career?  Get advice from admissions, faculty, and current graduate students.

In this series, students interested in graduate school will learn more about how furthering their education fits into their career plans and how to enhance their application to programs of interest.