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Admissions Blog

Our Admissions Blog gives you the insider's view of Drexel University. From helpful hints about the admissions process to a preview of life on campus and in Philadelphia, you'll learn more from those who know it best.

Contributors to the blog are part of the Drexel community and come from a variety of different backgrounds. Each one shares different insights that will help readers along the journey as a Drexel Dragon.

Why DrexelWhy Drexel?

Our Graduate Admissions Team Is Here for You

posted by: Angela Montgomery

During this unprecedented time, Drexel University's Office of Graduate Admissions is finding new ways to connect with the graduate community.

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Questions and AnswersQuestions and Answers

An Update About the Spring Graduate Open House

posted by: Angela Montgomery

Advice on how to stay supported — emotionally, physically, mentally, and financially — throughout your time in graduate school.

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Ways to Find a Community and Support as a Graduate Student

posted by: Angela Montgomery

Advice on how to stay supported — emotionally, physically, mentally, and financially — throughout your time in graduate school.

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Adding a Minor to Your Graduate Education

posted by: Amina Floyd-Murphy

Making the decision to add a graduate minor is making the decision to enhance your education by exploring new information and discovering unexpected passions.

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Determining the Right Graduate Program for Career Advancement

posted by: Angela Montgomery

Moving your career forward becomes easy when you take a step back.

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Student LifestyleStudent Lifestyle

Mental Health Resources for Graduate Students

posted by: Patricia Beavan

Graduate school is hard! Learn about the role that mental health plays in your graduate studies and how Drexel is here to support you.

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Questions and AnswersQuestions and Answers

The Importance of Networking as a Graduate Student

posted by: Angela Montgomery

It’s not what you know, it’s who you know.

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Around PhiladelphiaAround Philadelphia

A Guide to the Best Coffee Shops Near Drexel

posted by: Amina Floyd-Murphy

If there is one thing that is incredibly important to any graduate school experience, it is knowing where to get the best cup of coffee. In my time on Drexel University's campus, I have had a few great (and not so great) experiences finding that perfect cup of caffeinated joy!

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Application TipsApplication Tips

The Idioms of Graduate School Applications

posted by: Patricia Beavan

A helpful guide for prospective international graduate students in better understanding university applications.

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