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Graduate and professional school fairs | prep events

Prep events | Fairs at VT | Fairs at other locations and virtual events

 

Fall 2014 prep events:
Day Date Event Location Time
Tues. Oct. 7 Prep for Grad School:
Grad School 101
Squires MC Rm 140 5:00 - 6:00 pm
Wed. Oct. 8 Prep for Grad School:
Grad School 101
Derring 3083 5:00 - 6:00 pm
Sat. Oct. 25 Prep for Grad School:
Grad & Professional School Entrance Exam Test Drive
Free practice tests: GRE, LSAT, GMAT MCAT (2014 or 2015), PCAT, DAT, OAT, etc.
provided when you register. 10:00 am [end time depends on exam you take]
Mon. Oct. 27 Prep for Grad School:
GRE Verbal Boot Camp
Squires MC Rm 140 5:00 - 6:00 pm
Tues. Oct. 28 Prep for Grad School:
GRE Verbal Boot Camp
Derring 1076 5:00 - 6:00 pm
Wed. Oct. 29 Prep for Grad School:
GRE Math Boot Camp
Squires MC Rm 140 5:00 - 6:00 pm
Thur. Oct. 30 Prep for Grad School:
GRE Math Boot Camp
Derring 1084 5:00 - 6:00 pm
Mon. Nov. 3 Prep for Grad School:
Personal Statement Writing
Derring 3083 5:00 - 6:00 pm
Thur. Nov. 6 Prep for Grad School:
Personal Statement Writing
Squires MC Rm 140 5:00 - 6:00 pm

 

Graduate and Professional School Fairs

Disclaimer:

Career Services does operate these fairs and does not own or maintain the websites for the grad and professional school fairs and we are not always notified if event details change. We provide links as a service to Virginia Tech students.

Virginia Tech sponsored or 
                                    affiliated event
AT VIRGINIA TECH
What / when / where Sponsor / Contact Purpose:

Graduate & Professional School Fair at Virginia Tech
Mon. Sep. 22, 2014
4:30 - 7:00 pm
Squires Student Center

Sponsor:
Graduate Student Assembly of Virginia Tech
Contact:
Ms. Jenn Gooding
jgooding@vt.edu

All students and non-students in the region are welcome to meet with graduate and professional school representatives.

Southwest Virginia Graduate Education Opportunities Fair
Fr. Oct. 24, 2014
4:00 - 6:00 pm
Graduate Life Center

Sponsors and contact:
See event website

Share educational and professional opportunities available at various institutions and centers located in the region.


OTHER LOCATIONS AND VIRTUAL EVENTS
What / when / where Sponsor / Contact Purpose:

Virginia Graduate and Professional School Fair circuit maintained by the Virginia Tech Graduate School

Listed for each fair.
The list is maintained by the Virginia Tech Graduate School.
Contact for questions:
Ms. Dannette Gomez Beane | gomezds@vt.edu
540-231-6529

See list.

Seminary & Theological Grad School Virtual Fair
Wed. Sep. 17, 2014
10am-5pm Eastern time

Sponsor:
CareerEco Virtual Events
Contact:
seminary@careereco.com
(770) 980-0088

Free to students to chat with representatives of 50 Seminary & Theological Graduate Schools across U.S. and Canada

Idealist.org Grad Fairs

2014 Idealist Grad Fairs

Sep 22: New York
Sep 23: Philadelphia
Sep 29: Boston
Oct 14: Phoenix
Oct 15: Houston
Oct 20: Miami
Oct 22: Minneapolis
Oct 23: Chicago
Oct 27: Columbus
Oct 28: Washington, DC
Oct 29: Baltimore
Nov 3: Seattle
Nov 4: Portland
Nov 6: San Francisco
Nov 10: Los Angeles
Nov 12: San Diego

Sponsor:
Idealist.org

Idealist.org includes jobs, volunteer opportunties, internships, events, and much more related to careers for the greater good.

Connect prospective students with graduate schools in fields of public administration, international affairs, education, public policy, public interest law, social work, nonprofit management, global and public health, theology, environmental science, and socially responsible business.

Fairs are free and open to anyone interested in learning about grad school.

Big 10+ Graduate School Exposition
Sep. 21-22, 2014
Purdue University
West Lafayette, IN
(travel scholarships available)

Sponsor:
Purdue University
Contact:
gradexpo@purdue.edu
765-496-3310

Open to students interested in fields of science, technology, engineering, mathematics, & related disciplines. Focus on master's and Ph.D. programs (professional degrees such as DVM, PharmD, JD, MD are not represented)

Biomed Virtual Grad School Fairs
Tues. Sep. 30, 2014
Wed. Oct. 22, 2014

Sponsor:
CareerEco.com
Contact:
770-980-0088

25+ schools attending. Meet school reps from biomed programs in a live virtual setting. See website for each date for participating schools and details.

Virtual Pharmacy School Fair
Tu & Wed Oct. 7 & 8, 2014

Sponsor:
CareerEco.com
Contact:
770-980-0088

U.S. Pharmacy schools

Social Work Grad School Virtual Fair
Thur. Oct. 9, 2014

Sponsor:
CareerEco.com
Contact:
770-980-0088
socialwork@careereco.com

Meet school reps from social work grad programs in a live virtual setting. See event website for participating schools and details.

Sports Mgt Grad School Virtual Fair
Tues. Oct. 28, 2014

Sponsor:
CareerEco.com
Contact:
770-980-0088
sports@careereco.com

Learn about grad programs in sports mgt.

Biomedical Sciences Grad School Virtual Fair for People Living with Disabilities
Tues. Oct. 28, 2014

Sponsor:
CareerEco.com
Contact:
770-980-0088
biomed@careereco.com

Exclusively for people living with disabilities; have grad admission questions answered by reps of 17 graduate institutions.

 

Planning for grad or professional school

Researching schools & programs | applying | entrance exams

Should you go?
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Grad / prof school fairs / prep events

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

 

Disclaimer:

Career Services does not own or maintain the websites for the grad and professional school fairs and we are not always notified if event details change. We provide links as a service to Virginia Tech students.

For complete information:

See each event website, and contact the event sponsor if you have additional questions.