Graduate School Information


Use these resources to help you explore graduate school and navigate the application process.

Graduate School - Is graduate school right for me?

Check out Grad Schools interested in Recruiting  UofL Grads on Pinterest

Graduate School Presentation- Check out this PowerPoint of our recent presentation on Grad Schools!

Types of Grad School - What are the different types of graduate school?

Things to Consider - What do I need to consider when choosing a graduate school?

Sample Timeline - Wondering when you should start preparing?  See a sample timeline.

Application Process - How do I get in?

Admissions Tests - What can I expect from my admissions test?

Letters of Recommendation - How do I make sure I get a good letter of recommendation?

What is a Curriculum Vitae? - What is a curriculum vitae and how do I write a good one?

Personal Statement - What is a personal statement and how do I write a good one?

Interview - Yikes!  My graduate program of choice requires an interview.  How can I prepare?

Financing Grad School - I'm in! How do I finance my graduate school education?

Other Helpful Resources - Graduate School resources.

International Students - Additional Information for International Students


Specialized Graduate Programs

Medical School

Dental School

Pharmacy School

Law School



For more individualized help, please make an appointment with your Career Coach by calling 502.852.6701.

Some of our services include:

  • Graduate school mock interviews
  • Review of personal statement, entrance essays, and curriculum vitae
  • Assistance in designing a personalized graduate school timeline and application plan