Grad

2019 Conference and Fair Schedule

9 a.m.  
Conference Check In,
TUC 4th Floor Lobby 

 

9–10 a.m. 
Breakfast,
Great Hall

  • Muffins, Bagels, Pastries, Beverages

 

10 a.m.
Welcome
, UC Graduate School Leadership, TUC Great Hall

 

10:30–11:15 a.m.
Session 1, EXPLORE

  1. “Non-Traditional” Student Panel: Part time students, graduate certificates, distance learning students, UC staff, returning adults, 400A
  2. “Traditional” Student Panel: Full time master’s and doctoral students, 400B  
  3. Assessing Skills and Interests, 400C
  4. Choosing a Professional Graduate Career, 425
  5. What You Need to Know about Graduate School Opportunities, 427

 

11:15 a.m.–12 p.m.
Lunch
, Great Hall (465)

  • “Tips for Applying to Graduate School” PowerPoint

 

12–12:45 p.m.
Guest Speaker
, Great Hall (465)

  • Suzanne Ortega, President, Council of Graduate Schools, "Should I go to Graduate School?"

 

1–1:25 a.m.
Session 2, PREPARE

  1. Making Your Graduate Application Stand Out, 400A
  2. Graduate Test Preparation GRE/GMAT 400B
  3. Style of Graduate Writing—Statement of Purpose, 400C  
  4. Financial Aid & Money Management (PPT), 417ABC
  5. Graduate Awards & Funding Opportunities, 419AB
  6. Letters of Recommendation, 425
  7. Effective Resume/CV Writing (PPT), 427

 

1:30–1:55 a.m.
Session 3, PREPARE

  1. Making Your Graduate Application Stand Out, 400A
  2. Graduate Test Preparation TOEFL/IELTS 400B
  3. Style of Graduate Writing—Statement of Purpose, 400C
  4. Financial Aid & Money Management (PPT), 417ABC
  5. Graduate Awards & Funding Opportunities, 419AB
  6. Letters of Recommendation, 425
  7. Effective Resume/CV Writing (PPT), 427
  8. Grad Fair, Great Hall (runs 1:30–4 p.m.)

 

2–2:25 p.m.
Session 4, APPLY

  1. UC College of Engineering & Applied Science Presentation (PPT), 400C
  2. UC College of Nursing Presentation, 419AB
  3. UC DAAP—School of Planning Presentation, 423
  4. UC College of Medicine Presentation, 425
  5. UC McMicken College Arts & Sciences Presentation, 427
  6. Grad Fair, Great Hall (runs 1:30–4 p.m.)

 

2:30–2:55 p.m.
Session 5, APPLY

  1. UC College of Education, Criminal Justice, Human Services and Information Technology (CECH) Presentation, 400C
  2. UC College of Allied Health Presentation, 419AB
  3. UC Graduate School College Presentation 423
  4. UC College of Pharmacy Presentation, 425
  5. UC Lindner College of Business Presentation, 427
  6. Grad Fair, Great Hall (runs 1:30–4 p.m.)

 

1:30–4 p.m.
GRADUATE SCHOOL FAIR, GREAT HALL (465)