GRA: Choosing and Being Chosen: How to Select a Graduate Program & Get Them to Select You


Nov. 9, 2022, 3:30pm to 5pm

Office/Remote Location



Learn how to choose a graduate school program that is right for you! Hear from admission reviewers on what stands out to them when they are reviewing applications. Get advice on admission requirements and what to expect when you are applying to different schools and programs.

By participating in this workshop you will:

  • Learn how to choose your graduate program (e.g., programs offered, size & location, competitiveness, accreditation, and credentials) 
  • Better understand what you can do to stand out (volunteer experience, internships, and work experience)
  • Receive admissions advice (How many programs & schools you should apply to)

The Grad Academy Pillars: Career Prep

The Grad Academy Program: Grad Rebel Advantage

Learning Experience: Lecture, Interactive, Panel

Lifecycle Stage: N/A


  • Keala Kiko, Graduate Affairs Coordinator
  • Dr. Daniel Benyshek, Professor; Department Chair, Anthropology
  • Ashley Sylvester, Director, Student Success, Pre-Professional Advising
  • Cindy Stella, Director of Admissions & Student Financial Services, Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV

Admission Information

This workshop is open to UNLV students. Please log in to your Grad Rebel Gateway account and click on The Grad Academy tab to RSVP and receive meeting details for this workshop.

Contact Information

Graduate College
Grad Academy

External Sponsor

Graduate College