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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.

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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Tips for Choosing a Veteran-Friendly Graduate School

posted by: Angela Montgomery

A guide to finding the perfect graduate school for student-veterans.

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How to Get Involved in Graduate School Research

posted by: Amina Floyd-Murphy

Learn the importance of getting involved with research in your graduate school.

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Meet the Author: Amina Floyd-Murphy

posted by: Amina Floyd-Murphy

Philadelphia native, Amina is here to help you navigate the wonderful world of graduate education here at Drexel.

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Meet the Author: Angela Montgomery

posted by: Angela Montgomery

Angela pulls from her varied higher education positions to fearlessly lead the Graduate Admissions team.

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Meet the Author: Patricia Beavan

posted by: Patricia Beavan

Meet Patricia, who took her passion for travel to the world of international admissions.

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