Graduate School Resources

Preparing for Graduate School

  • Advice for undergraduates considering graduate school by Phil Agre.
  • The Simpson Writing Center, Hawley Center, faculty and our staff can assist you in writing your graduate school essay/personal statement.
  • Grad Source will provide you with information about graduate school programs.
  • is another site that is helpful for researching graduate school programs and has a valuable timetable to help you with the application process.
  • Petersons is Your Comprehensive Guide to College Information.
  • Graduate school fairs of interest at sites such as Virtual Career Fair Events.

CV – Curriculum Vitae

A CV is similar to a resume in that is is a document listing your accomplishments.  The difference is that a CV is used in more of an academic or research based setting.   CVs should be used to apply to graduate school. Below is a resource to help you get started.



Program Specific Resources