Graduate School Prep

Are you thinking about applying to a graduate program, but don't know where to start? We understand that the graduate application process may be daunting, at the Graduate Net Initiative, we are here to assist you with your Fresno State application. Whether you need help figuring out prerequisites, deadlines to apply, or feedback on your personal statement, you can count on us. If you are ready to get the process started, feel free to reach out by scheduling an appointment. It would be our pleasure to guide you through the exciting graduate journey on which you are about to embark!

You may also attend one of our graduate preparation workshops in the list below. Please note that these workshops are also relevant to those who are applying to programs outside of Fresno State!

Outreach Specialist:

Imelda Dudley

 

 

The Graduate Net Initiative has an Outreach Specialist who is available to help you with your graduate school application to Fresno State! She can give you feedback on your personal statement and connect you to graduate resources. If you have any questions about the Graduate Net Initiative, or everything we have to offer, feel free to contact us. She can guide you through the exciting graduate journey that you are about to embark upon!

 

 

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Workshops to Prepare you for Graduate School:

August

Graduate School Preparation Workshop:

Tuesday, August 29, 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. (USU 311). This workshop is for those who are interested in applying to graduate school. There is discussion about the graduate application process and everything that it entails including prerequisites, deadlines to apply, personal statements, and more. (Career Development Center - Collaboration)

September

Personal Statement Workshop

Wednesday, September 6, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. (USU 309)
The admissions essay, personal statement, or statement of purpose are essentially the same thing. These are often required when applying to graduate programs and for many students this is typically the most daunting part of the application process. This workshop focuses on providing general guidelines that will help you with the writing process. (Graduate Net Initiative)

October

Graduate School Preparation Workshop:

Monday, October 2, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. (USU 309)  This workshop is for those who are interested in applying to graduate school. There is discussion about the graduate application process and everything that it entails including prerequisites, deadlines to apply, personal statements, and more. (Graduate Net Initiative)

Personal Statement Workshop

New Date! Tuesday, October 10, 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. (USU 309)
The admissions essay, personal statement, or statement of purpose are essentially the same thing. These are often required when applying to graduate programs and for many students this is typically the most daunting part of the application process. This workshop focuses on providing general guidelines that will help you with the writing process. (Graduate Net Initiative)

November

Graduate School Preparation Workshop:

Thursday, November 6, 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. (USU 309)  This workshop is for those who are interested in applying to graduate school. There is discussion about the graduate application process and everything that it entails including prerequisites, deadlines to apply, personal statements, and more. (Graduate Net Initiative)