Consider Cornell: Explore





Consider Cornell: Explore 
Friday, August 12, 2022
11:00am-5:00pm EST

This virtual program features uniquely tailored sessions aimed at demystifying the graduate school exploration and admissions processes. The Consider Cornell: Explore program is open to anyone interested in learning more about graduate education; however, it is specifically designed for scholars and researchers from historically underrepresented backgrounds. Please review the FAQs and eligibility criteria now to see if Consider Cornell: Explore is right for you!

Application Deadline: July 31, 2022 at 5:00 PM EST

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The 2022 Consider Cornell: Explore program includes:

  • Engagement with Cornell faculty and staff
  • Interaction with current Cornell graduate students
  • A hands-on application workshop
  • Topic-specific breakout rooms and Q&A

Consider Cornell: Explore will empower you to make well-informed decisions, craft a competitive graduate application package, and pursue graduate education with confidence.Red Button that says Apply Now

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The 2022 Consider Cornell: Explore Schedule

11:00-11:30am Welcome to Consider Cornell: Explore
Anitra Douglas-McCarthy, Assistant Dean for Access and Recruitment, Cornell Graduate School
11:30am-12:45pm Admissions Committee Panel
Gain a behind-the-scenes look into the admissions process from the faculty perspective.
12:45-1:00pm Break
1:00-2:30pm Competitive Graduate Application Workshop
Learn about various components of the application, such as the Academic Statement of Purpose, Personal Statement, and letters of recommendation.
2:30-2:45pm Break
2:45-3:30pm Cornell Graduate Student Perspective Panel
Hear from graduate students and learn about their experiences at Cornell.
3:30-5:00pm Topic-Specific Breakout Rooms and Q&A
Navigate between the breakout rooms to learn more and ask questions about funding, admissions, graduate student life, and graduate student organizations among other topics.

* Times listed above are in Eastern Standard Time.