Please Topics are subject to change. The most current listing will always be available through our conference app, Guidebook.

8:00 AM Registration
9:00 AM

Plenary Session

  • Dr. Franklin Dollar
10:00 AM

Concurrent Workshops I

  • How to Select, Apply to, and Prepare for Graduate School 
  • Taking a Gap Year
  • Managing Health, Wellness, and Disability in Graduate School
  • Keys to Success and Survival in Graduate School
11:00 AM

Concurrent Workshops II

  • How to Finance Your Graduate Education
  • How to Write a Winning Statement of Purpose
  • Student Tips: A Deeper Dive into the GRE® General Test (ETS)
  • The Relationship of the Master's to the Ph.D.
  • The Role of Undergraduate Research in Graduate Admissions


Graduate School Recruiter Fair

2:00 PM

Concurrent Workshops III

  • Strengthen Your Graduate Application: CVs, Resumes, Letters of Recommendation, and More
  • Keys to Success and Survival in Graduate School
  • "Mindful GRE Test Prep: Getting the Scores you Want on the GRE! 
  • Identifying Challenges and Finding Community for AB40 and Undocumented Students
  • How to Finance Your Graduate Education
3:00 PM

Concurrent Workshops IV

  • Do I Belong Here? Navigating Imposter Syndrome in Graduate School
  • Discipline Panels
    • Behavioral Sciences
    • Business and Management
    • Education
    • Engineering and Computer Science
    • Health and Human Services
    • Fine Arts and Humanities
    • Life Sciences
    • Physical Sciences and Mathematics
    • Social Sciences
4:00 PM Conclusion