Graduate School: What You Should Know in Your Junior Year


Apr. 6, 2021, 1pm to 2:15pm

Office/Remote Location



Preparing for graduate school is a process that begins during one’s undergraduate tenure. Increasingly, students that attend graduate school begin their preparations during their junior year. In this interactive workshop, students will learn preparation strategies as well as expectations from graduate school recruiters and admissions officers. Attendees will also learn a standard check-list of items they can undertake during their junior year to prepare themselves for graduate school.

Learning Objectives

By participating in this workshop you will:

  • Learn the types of steps you can take during your junior year to begin preparation for graduate school
  • Discuss strategies and best practices that you can undertake during your junior year in order to submit a competitive application towards graduate school
  • Learn what graduate school recruiters and admissions officers look for in graduate school applications


  • Dr. Levent Atici, Executive Director, Office of Undergraduate Research
  • Dr. Garland David Beasley, Recruitment and Admissions Specialist

Admission Information

This workshop is free to all UNLV students.

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Contact Information

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Rafael Oganesyan

External Sponsor

Office of Undergraduate Research

Graduate College