Going to Graduate School
Graduate school programs are an option for many students. Use these resources as you discover what graduate programs are available, and how to apply. Start the process early to meet all of the deadlines.
Four Steps to Get into Grad School
- Deciding to go - Why do I want to go to graduate school?
- Choosing - Which graduate school is right for me?
- Credential Files - Get letters of recommendation from your faculty. Three recommendations are usually sufficient.
- Applying - How do I get into graduate school?
Find Graduate Programs
- The Career Center's Graduate & Professional School Day
- W&M Senior Survey Outcomes
- Research Graduate Schools and Programs for Education
- Peterson's Guides
- Grad Schools Overseas
- Universities in the UK
- Graduate Guide
- PhDs.org Education Index
- Basic Tips
- Advice for students who are considering graduate school
- Application Time Tables
- Application Essays
- Facts about Law School applications
Letters of Recommendation
* Remember to inquire about Graduate Assistantships and/or Teaching Assistantships offered by the programs to which you apply.