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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.

Application TipsApplication Tips

The ABCs of Applying to a PhD Program

posted by: Patricia Beavan

Three quick, helpful tips to keep in mind when you've decided you are ready to apply to a PhD program.

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Focusing on the Future

posted by: Angela Montgomery

The Director of Graduate Admissions shares how the 30-day music challenge has taught her life lessons about planning for the future.

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What You Already Know Matters

posted by: Angela Montgomery

Graduate school is about sharing more than just a classroom.

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Finding Your Virtual Groove

posted by: Angela Montgomery

The Director of Graduate Admissions details how we have been working hard behind the scenes to make sure that we have all the pieces in place for students to to connect with us.

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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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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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