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2016 spring grad admission 
                exam test prep events flyer 

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Prep workshops and practice tests:
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Grad & professional school fairs:
  On Virginia Tech campus  |   Non-VT locations  |   Virtual

 

Fall 2015 grad & professional school prep events:

Questions about these events may be directed to:
Ms. Heidi Thuesen | Career Services | 540-231-6241 | hthuesen@vt.edu

Day Date Event Location Time
All events listed here are FREE to students.
Sat. Sep. 19 LSAT free practice test
Register at PrincetonReview.com/events
Williams 220 9:00 am - 1:30 pm
Sat. Sep. 26 MCAT free practice test
Register at PrincetonReview.com/events
Litton-Reaves 1760 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Wed. Oct. 7 GRE Stategy Session Derring 3083 5:30 - 7:00 pm
Tues. Oct. 13 Grad School 101 Robeson 105 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Wed. Oct. 14 Grad School 101 Robeson 105 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Wed. Oct. 21 CANCELLED
MCAT strategy session
Derring 3083 5:30 - 7:00 pm
Mon. Oct. 26 GRE/GMAT Verbal boot camp Derring 3083 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Tues. Oct. 27 GRE/GMAT Verbal boot camp Derring 3083 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Thur. Oct. 29 GRE/GMAT Math boot camp Derring 3083 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Fri. Oct. 30 GRE/GMAT Math boot camp Derring 3083 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Tues. Nov. 3 Personal Statement Workshop Derring 3083 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Tues. Nov. 3 GMAT Quant free prep / strategies
Enroll at Kaplan
Online 8:00 - 10:00 pm
Tues. Nov. 3 PCAT free bootcamp
Enroll at Kaplan
Online 8:30 - 10:00 pm
Wed. Nov. 4 Personal Statement Workshop Derring 3083 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Wed. Nov. 4 GRE Verbal free prep / strategies
Enroll at Kaplan
Online 8:00 - 10:00 pm
Thur. Nov. 5 LSAT free prep / strategies
Enroll at Kaplan
Online 7:00 - 9:00 pm
Thur. Nov. 5 OAT free practice test
Enroll at Kaplan
Online 8:00 pm - 12:15 am
Sat. Nov. 7 MCAT free practice test
Register at PrincetonReview.com/events
Litton-Reaves 1860 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Sat. Nov. 7 DAT free practice test
Enroll at Kaplan
Online Noon - 4:00 pm
Tues. Nov. 10 DAT free prep / strategies
Enroll at Kaplan
Online 7:00 - 9:00 pm
Tues. Nov. 10 MCAT free prep / strategies
Enroll at Kaplan
Online 9:00 - 11:00 pm
Thur. Nov. 12 OAT free prep / strategies
Enroll at Kaplan
Online 8:00 - 10:00 pm
Sat. Nov. 14 LSAT free practice test
Register at PrincetonReview.com/events
Torgersen 1010 9:00 am - 1:30 pm
Sat. Nov. 14 GRE free practice test
Enroll at Kaplan
Online 4:00 - 8:00 pm
Sun. Nov. 15 GMAT free practice test
Enroll at Kaplan
Online 7:00 - 11:30 pm
Sun. Nov. 15 LSAT free bootcamp
Enroll at Kaplan
Online 9:00 - 11:00 pm
Tues. Nov. 17 GRE Quant free prep / strategies
Enroll at Kaplan
Online 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Thur. Nov. 19 DAT free bootcamp
Enroll at Kaplan
Online 9:30 - 11:00 pm
Sun. Nov. 22 LSAT free practice test
Enroll at Kaplan
Online 1:00 - 5:15 pm
Sat. Nov. 28 GRE free bootcamp
Enroll at Kaplan
Online 1:30 - 3:00 pm
Sat. Nov. 28 DAT free practice test
Enroll at Kaplan
Online 2:00 - 6:00 pm
Sat. Nov. 28 GMAT free bootcamp
Enroll at Kaplan
Online 3:30 - 5:00 pm
Sun. Nov. 29 MCAT free bootcamp
Enroll at Kaplan
Online 4:00 - 5:30 pm
Sun. Nov. 29 LSAT free bootcamp
Enroll at Kaplan
Online 9:30 - 11:30 pm
December: View 11 more Kaplan online events scheduled for December! [xlsx file]
Spring 2016 grad & professional school prep events

Questions about these events may be directed to:
Ms. Heidi Thuesen | Career Services | 540-231-6241 | hthuesen@vt.edu

Day Date Event Location Time
All events listed here are FREE to students.
Sat. Jan. 30 Free Practice LSAT
Register: www.princetonreview.com/ product/offerings/284050
McBryde 2014 Noon - 3:30 pm
Tues. Feb. 2 GRE Stategy Session McBryde 307 5:30 - 7:00 pm
Tues. Feb. 16 CANCELLED
(speakers unable to travel due to road conditions)
Grad School 101
McBryde 307 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Wed. Feb. 17 Rescheduled to Tues. Apr. 5.
(weather-related travel problems for instructor)
Pre-Health and Law School Bootcamp:
LSAT, MCAT, DAT, PCAT
Holden 114 5:30 - 7:00 pm
Sat. Feb. 27 Test Drive MCAT
Register in advance
Goodwin 115 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
Sat. Feb. 27 Test Drive LSAT
Register in advance
Goodwin 125 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Tues. Mar. 1 GRE/GMAT Verbal Boot Camp McBryde 307 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Wed. Mar. 2 GRE/GMAT Math Boot Camp Holden 114 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Wed. Mar. 23 Personal Statement Workshop Holden 114 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Sat. Mar. 26 Free Practice MCAT
Register: www.princetonreview.com/ product/offerings/284080
McBryde 113 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Tues. Mar. 29 GRE/GMAT Math Boot Camp McBryde 307 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Wed. Mar. 30 GRE/GMAT Verbal Boot Camp Holden 114 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Tues. Apr. 5 [Rescheduled from Wed. Feb. 17]
Pre-Health and Pre-Law Test Strategy Workshop
LSAT, MCAT, DAT, PCAT
Optional to register in advance.
You can also just show up.
McBryde 307 5:30 - 7:00 pm
Sat. Apr. 30 Free Practice LSAT
Register: www.princetonreview.com/ product/offerings/284052
Litton-Reaves 1760 Noon - 3:30 pm

 

Virginia Tech sponsored or 
                                    affiliated event
Graduate and Professional School Fair
AT VIRGINIA TECH
Disclaimer: Career Services does operate this fair and does not own or maintain the website for this event. Please place reliance on the event website and sponsor website for most up-to-date information. We provide links as a service to Virginia Tech students.
For complete information: See the event website, and contact the event sponsor if you have additional questions.
What / when / where Sponsor / Contact Purpose:

Graduate & Professional School Fair at Virginia Tech
Mon. Sep. 21, 2015
4:30 - 7:00 pm
Squires Student Center

Sponsor:
Graduate Student Assembly of Virginia Tech
Contact:
Mr. Kasey Richardson
kasey@vt.edu

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

Graduate and Professional School Fairs
Non-VT LOCATIONS
Disclaimer: Career Services does operate these fairs and does not own or maintain the websites for the grad and professional school fairs and we might not be notified if event details change. Please place reliance on the event websites and sponsor websites for most up-to-date information. 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.
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.

Idealist.org Grad Fairs

Idealist Grad Fairs

Dates for major cities and virtual fairs include:

Fall 2015:
New York 9/13/15
Philadelphia 9/29/15
Washington DC 10/1/15

2016 dates TBA.

See full list at idealist.org

Sponsor:
Idealist.org

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

For people who want to change the world. Fields include public administration, international affairs, education, public policy, public interest law, social work, nonprofit mgt., 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
Oct. 4-5, 2015
Purdue University
West Lafayette, IN
(travel scholarships available)

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

Engineering, mathematics, science, technology & related disciplines.

Graduate and Professional School Fairs
VIRTUAL
Disclaimer: Career Services does operate these virtual fairs and does not own or maintain the websites for these events, we might not be notified if event details change. Please place reliance on the event sponsor website for most up-to-date information. We provide links as a service to Virginia Tech students.
For complete information: See the event websites, and contact the event sponsor if you have additional questions.
What / when / where Sponsor / Contact Purpose:

Virtual Grad School Fairs
SOME of these events:

Fall semester:
Public Health 9/8-19/15
Biomed 9/10/15 & 10/6/15
Seminary 9/15/15
Physical Therapy 9/21-22/15
Golden Key 9/24/15
Social Work 10/8/15
Veterans 10/13/15
Engineering 10/14/15
Education 10/15/15
Pharmacy 10/20-22/15
Public Service 10/27/15
Optometry 10/28/15
Midwest Law 11/17/15
College Athletes 11/18/15

Spring semester:
Optometry 1/27/16
Veterans 2/11/16
Chiropractic 2/24/16
Naturopathic 3/6/16
Northeast Grad Schools 3/29/16
Big East Biotech, Health & Life Sciences 3/30/16
College Athletes 4/7/16
SUNY Universities 4/7/16
Diversity Healthcare 4/20/16
AAUW 4/21/16


See careereco.com full list

Sponsor:
CareerEco

Students interested in graduate or professional schools can meet school representatives online; chat sessions at set times. See the details for each event via the careereco.com fair list. Select "grad school fairs" tab.

 

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