Prospective Students Events

Events for prospective students:


Get Ready Grad Webinar Series

Funding Graduate Education

There is a lot to consider when you join a graduate program and how to afford the cost is usually at the top of the list. Join us for the “Funding Graduate Education” webinar to learn about what financial resources and opportunities are available to you when you join a graduate program. We will be discussing tuition scholarships, fellowships, admissions financial packages, and cost of attendance.

Date: February 2
Time: 10-11 a.m. EST

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Navigating Graduate School as an international Student in the U.S.

Taking your education abroad is an immensely rewarding experience. However, immersing yourself into a new place with different cultures, traditions, and language can be difficult and overwhelming. How do choose a place that you will connect with and how do you navigate the added complexities of the graduate application process? Come listen to representatives from our graduate admissions team and our international student office to get your questions answered.

Date: February 16
Time: 9-10 a.m. EST

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Housing and Graduate Student Life

Finding housing in graduate school looks a bit different then is does in undergrad. While there are some opportunities to live in university housing, most students live off campus and enjoy being more independent and immersed in their local communities. In this webinar we will walk you through the process of looking for housing, what the options are for University of Rochester grad students, and what it is like to be a student living in the city.

Date: March 2
Time: 10-11 a.m. EST

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Navigating Graduate School as a First-Generation Student 

There is a lot to think about as you research, apply to, and join a graduate program. As a First Gen student access to some of this information is difficult to come by. We want to walk you through some tips and tricks to navigating this process. Join a representative from the Kearns Center for Leadership and Diversity to learn more about navigating graduate school.

Date: March 16
Time: 5-6 p.m. EST

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Admitted Student: What You Need to Know Now

Congratulations! You have made it through the application process and received the great news of admission, but now what? Join our admissions team as we go over some of the key details and information you should be thinking about as you make your final decision about where to attend grad school. 

Date: March 30
Time: 10-11 a.m. EST

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Applying to Graduate School: What to Know Before You Start

Thinking about graduate school but don’t know where to start? This webinar will help you understand what you should be considering as you begin to look for programs that will best suit your interests and needs. We will also discuss what you should expect when you start filling out graduate school applications.

Date: April 27
Time: 10-11 a.m. EST

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Admissions Office Hours

If you would like to get some one-on-one time with a graduate admissions representative to discuss your application, grad programs, or any other concerns, please use our office hours.

Wednesday: 10 a.m. – noon (Virtual and in-person)
Friday: noon- 2 p.m. (Virtual only)

To make an appointment please use the link below.

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