Productive Alternative Spring Break Options for Grad Students
2/6/2020 by HIGHERGRAD
Spring break is approaching and many college students across the country already have their trips booked. This week every spring is traditionally the last big celebration leading up to the conclusion of another college year. For some, it is an even bigger party if in fact you are set to graduate. Although the majority of college students are looking forward to a week in Florida or Mexico, some others seek what is becoming known as alternative spring break options.
Graduate School Tips for Your First Month
8/29/2019 by HIGHERGRAD
More college! The start of graduate school means more school but also new and exciting opportunities. The necessary, and often difficult, steps have been completed and it is time for day one. Adjusting to graduate school is not always easy, especially if you have taken time between concluding your undergraduate degree and the start of grad school. These five tips are critical graduate school advice for the first month.
Tips for Applying to Graduate School That Get You Noticed
7/2/2019 by HIGHERGRAD
Graduate school is an all-around challenge. It is tougher classes, additional cost and much more difficult to get into. Particular programs at elite universities may only admit one or two applicants from a pool of hundreds on a given year. The selection process is robust and unless you go above and beyond you may have a hard time getting in to graduate school. These four tips for applying to graduate school will put you above the competition and almost ensure your graduate school application is noticed.