Read More: Application Insider: Edition #10

Application Insider: Edition #10

How and When Decisions Are Made At this point you have done all of your research and have likely submitted your application(s) and all supplementary documents to your graduate school(s) of choice. Now you are waiting nervously to see if you get... More »

Read More: Application Insider: Edition #9

Application Insider: Edition #9

10 Ways to Help Finance Graduate School Graduate school is expensive. When choosing to pursue graduate level study, it is important to have a good sense of what the total cost will be. Aside from tuition, you will also need to consider the cost for... More »

Read More: Application Insider: Edition #8

Application Insider: Edition #8

General Tips on Increasing Your Chances of Admission Graduate school is very competitive. Many universities, including Carleton, receive hundreds of applications for the same program(s) each year. Although admission into a graduate program is never... More »

Read More: Application Insider: Edition #7

Application Insider: Edition #7

How to Write a Strong Statement of Intent As part of the application process to graduate school, most universities will ask you to write a personal statement or essay.  At Carleton, we refer to this essay or personal statement as a Statement of... More »

Read More: Application Insider: Edition #6

Application Insider: Edition #6

How to Request Letters of Reference You will generally need one or more letters of reference in order to apply to graduate school. If you are currently in your fourth year, you may want to start thinking about who might make a good referee. For... More »

Read More: Application Insider: Edition #5

Application Insider: Edition #5

Program Prerequisites & Required Documents One thing you will have noticed as you begin to apply to a graduate program is that the process is different than applying to an undergraduate program. This is because, typically, you are focused on... More »