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Events: Graduate & professional school preparation

Programs about graduate or professional school!

Events we sponsor, co-sponsor, or endorse.

Note Health Professions events are listed separately.

 

Fall semester 2013 Spring semester 2014
Sept  |   Oct  

Feb  |   March



September 2013
Day Date Event Location Time
Mon. Sep. 23
Graduate or or professional school preparation event.
Graduate & Professional Schools Fair at Virginia Tech
Sponsor:
Graduate Student Assembly
Squires: Common-wealth Ballroom 4:30 - 7:00 pm
Wed.
Sep. 25
Graduate or or professional school preparation event.
Virginia Tech Career Services has a partnership with Kaplan test prep to make these events available to Virginia Tech students.
Grad School 101
How to identify graduate schools, find financial support, understand the application process and admissions testing.
All academic levels welcome.
Especially useful to juniors & seniors.
Sponsors:
Kaplan
Career Services | Ms. Katie Steuer
(540) 231-6241

Seitz 300 5:00 - 6:00 pm


October 2013
Day Date Event Location Time
Wed. Oct. 2
Programs about graduate or professional school!
Princeton Review sponsors this event
GRE Strategy Class
Sponsors:
Princeton Review | Ms. Emily Wong
Career Services | Ms. Katie Steuer
(540) 231-6241
Seitz 300 5:00 - 6:00 pm
Mon. Oct. 7
Programs about graduate or professional school!
Princeton Review sponsors this event
GRE Math Boot Camp
Sponsors:
Princeton Review | Ms. Emily Wong
Career Services | Ms. Katie Steuer
(540) 231-6241
Saund 409 5:00 - 6:00 pm
Thur. Oct. 10 Law school admission committee simulation Led by admission deans from Univ of Richmond School of Law and Charleston School of Law.
Sponsor: Phi Alpha Delta
Details: Pre-Law advising at Virginia Tech > announcements
Contact for questions:
vtpad@vt.edu or prelaw@vt.edu.
Torg. 3100 7:00 - 8:30 pm
Fri. Oct. 11 Is Being a Lawyer a Good Fit for Me?
Led by Mr. Kevin Mottley, VT B.A. PSci '83; UVa Law '96; Mottley law firm, Richmond, Va; VT Advisory Board member.
Sponsor: Pre-Law advising at Virginia Tech > announcements
Contact for questions: prelaw@vt.edu.
Major Will 502 10:00 - 11:30 am
Sun.
Oct. 13
Programs about graduate or professional school!
Virginia Tech Career Services has a partnership with Kaplan test prep to make these events available to Virginia Tech students.
Grad & Professional School Entrance Exam Test Drive
FREE practice tests, including GRE, LSAT, MCAT, GMAT, PCAT, DAT, OAT.
All academic levels welcome.
Especially useful to juniors & seniors.
Registration online deadline tba
Sponsors:
Kaplan
Career Services | Ms. Katie Steuer
(540) 231-6241
VT campus location provided when you register 1:00 pm check in.
End time depends on exam you take.
Tues. Oct. 15
Programs about graduate or professional school!
Princeton Review sponsors this event
GRE Verbal Boot Camp
Sponsors:
Princeton Review | Ms. Emily Wong
Career Services | Ms. Katie Steuer
(540) 231-6241
Litton-Reaves 1760 5:00 - 6:00 pm
Tues. Oct. 22
Programs about graduate or professional school!
Virginia Tech Career Services has a partnership with Kaplan test prep to make these events available to Virginia Tech students.
Writing an effective personal statement
How to present yourself effectively when writing personal statements required with your graduate and professional school applications.
Register
Sponsors: Kaplan
Career Services | Ms. Katie Steuer
(540) 231-6241
Litton-Reaves 1760 5:00 - 6:00 pm


November 2013
Day Date Event Location Time
       


December 2013
Day Date Event Location Time


In December, good luck with exams, and have a great semester break and holiday!

Spring semester 2014 grad & prof school prep events:
[fall events above]

 
January 2014
Day Date Event Location Time
Tues. Jan. 28
Pre-Law event
Phi Alpha Delta Pre-Law Society info meeting
Sponsor: Phi Alpha Delta
Details: Pre-Law @ VT
Contacts:
vtpad@vt.edu or prelaw@vt.edu.
103A Surge Space Bldg 7:00 pm - ?

February 2014
Day Date Event Location Time
Mon.
Feb. 17
Programs about graduate or professional school!
Virginia Tech Career Services has a partnership with Kaplan test prep to make these events available to Virginia Tech students.
GMAT Preview
Sponsors:
Kaplan

Career Services | Contact: Ms. Katie Steuer
(540) 231-6241
Litton-Reaves 1800 5:00 - 6:00 pm
Wed.
Feb. 19
Programs about graduate or professional school!
Virginia Tech Career Services has a partnership with Kaplan test prep to make these events available to Virginia Tech students.
GRE Preview
Sponsors:
Kaplan

Career Services | Contact: Ms. Katie Steuer
(540) 231-6241
Litton-Reaves 1760 5:00 - 6:00 pm
Sat.
Feb. 22
Programs about graduate or professional school!
Virginia Tech Career Services has a partnership with Kaplan test prep to make these events available to Virginia Tech students.
Grad & Professional School Entrance Exam Test Drive
FREE practice tests; choose among several offered for this location.
Registration
Other FREE practice tests offered online on set dates through Kaplan at www.kaptest.com > free events.
Career Services | Contact: Ms. Katie Steuer
(540) 231-6241
Litton-Reaves.
Rm location provided when you register
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wed. Feb. 26
Programs about graduate or professional school!
Princeton Review sponsors this event
GRE Strategy Session
Sponsors:
Princeton Review | Contact: Ms. Emily Wong

Career Services | Contact: Ms. Katie Steuer
(540) 231-6241
Smith CC Rm A 5:00 - 6:00 pm

March 2014
Day Date Event Location Time
Tues. Mar. 4
Programs about graduate or professional school!
Princeton Review sponsors this event
GRE Math Boot Camp
Sponsors:
Princeton Review | Contact: Ms. Emily Wong

Career Services | Contact: Ms. Katie Steuer
(540) 231-6241
Smith CC Rm A 5:00 - 6:00 pm

2014 Spring break: Sat. March 8 - Sun. March 16

Thur. Mar. 20
Programs about graduate or professional school!
Princeton Review sponsors this event
GRE Verbal Boot Camp
All academic levels welcome.
Especially useful to juniors & seniors.
Sponsors:
Princeton Review | Contact: Ms. Emily Wong

Career Services | Contact: Ms. Katie Steuer
(540) 231-6241
Smith CC Rm A 5:00 - 6:00 pm

April 2014
Day Date Event Location Time
       

 

In May, best wishes with exams, and have a great summer!

Fall 2014 events will be posted in August 2014.

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Events:
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Grad & prof school fairs

Pre-professional school Advising, clubs, resources

Health Professions Advising Planning for graduate education for all health professions.

Career Services advising
For help on your decision-making and reviewing personal statements.

For more info:

See details for event and/or contact sponsor.

For events sponsored by Career Services, contact us at 231-6241 during office hours.