Graduate School Information

Are you thinking about graduate school? The Smith Career Center can help! Plan to attend the "Applying to Graduate School" seminar as well as the Graduate and Professional School Fair to learn more about your options.

Take a few minutes to look through the site and learn more about how to explore your options, understand the application process, view a timeline, connect to exam sites, and visit other resources.

Should I Go?
  • Questions to Ask Yourself
  • Prior to Application
  • School/Program Selection

What School?
  • How do I select the "right" program for me?
  • How do I research graduate programs?

Application Process
  • The Application Form
  • The Personal Statement
  • Application Fees
  • Financial Aid
  • Transcripts
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Standardized Test Scores
  • Personal Interviews
Application Timeline


  • Graduate Assistantships / Teaching Assistantships / Research Assistantships
  • Monetary Awards Including Grants, Fellowships, and Scholarships
  • Loans
Graduate School Resources
  • General resources and links to programs
  • Information
  • Accreditation