Graduate School

If you need help with graduate school programs and admissions, visit the Academic Advising Office at 64 West 11th Street. The staff will assist you in selecting an appropriate graduate program and preparing for the admissions process. You are welcome to stop by at any time to peruse helpful guidebooks, or you can schedule an appointment with the Senior Class Advisor to discuss your plans and options. Among online resource directories, we recommend

Many graduate and professional degree programs require standardized admissions tests such as the GRE (Graduate Record Examination) or LSAT (Law School Admissions Test). Most programs also require personal statements and/or writing samples. Your chances of success with both the admission examinations and required essays will be greater if you have a strategy. Workshops and test preparation guides are available from several organizations, including

In addition, some local universities have career and life planning centers as part of their continuing education divisions. A number of these centers offer test preparation courses, often at a lower cost than the commercial courses. Ask at the advising office for information about this option.

 
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