Graduate Office Programs

Getting You Into IUPUI

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October 9 - 11, 2013

Getting You Into IUPUI (GU2IUPUI) is an outreach program designed to introduce and facilitate admission into one of Indiana University or Purdue University's many outstanding certificate, masters, doctoral or professional degree programs on the Indianapolis campus. GU2IUPUI is sponsored by the IUPUI Graduate Office of the University Graduate School and partnering academic programs.

Open House Itinerary

8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Schools and Departments Open House
(See below for participating schools and department activities)
10:00 a.m. Going to Graduate School Information Session
11:00 a.m. Choosing the Right Mentor for YOU
12:00 - 2:00 p.m. Basic Training: Graduate & Professionl School Applications
3:00 p.m. Going to Graduate School Information Session

All activities take place in the IUPUI University Library Lilly Auditorium unless otherwise stated.
755 W. Michigan Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202

  • Getting You Into IUPUI Open House Participants

    The following schools and departments are excited to meet with you. To receive more information from them, please register. Register here»

    IU Fairbanks School of Public Health

    Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

    IU Robert H. McKinney School of Law

    Time: 3:00 p.m.
    Application Do's and Don'ts

    IU School of Education

    Time: 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 pm.
    Place: School of Education, ES 3116
    Meet and Greet/Advisor meetings

    IU School of Journalism

    Time: 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Place: University Library (UL) 1170
    Information session

    IU School of Public and Environmental Affairs

    Time: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    Advising session; General advising for students interested in applying to one of the SPEA graduate programs

    IU School of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences

    Time: 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
    Advising session

    IU School of Medicine: Graduate Division

    Times: 9:00 a.m. -9:45 a.m. Introduction to the Indiana Biomedical Gateway Program
    Place: MS 122 C-D
    11:00 a.m. Participants are encouraged to attend the How to Find a Mentor session hosted by UPnGO. Panelist to include Dr. Randy Brutkiewicz, Associate Dean of the IUSM IBMG Program
    3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Meet-and-Greet with current students
    Place: MS 122 C-D

    Purdue University School of Engineering & Technology 

    Time: 1:00 - 4:30 p.m.

    Purdue University School of Engineering & Technology: Department of Technology Leadership and Communication

    Time: 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. and
                2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    Place: ET 333 School of Engineering & Technology
    Why Not a Technology Masters?:  An overview of the various graduate academic tracks offered by the Technology Leadership and Communication department will be available. Current MS in Technology graduate students will be available to discuss the MS in Technology with prospective candidates. Also, representatives from the STEM Education Research Institute will be present to discuss research opportunities for MS in Technology graduate students.

    Purdue School of Science: Department of Biology

    Time: 10:30 a.m.
    Faculty Seminar
    Students are invited to visit with a faculty member, graduate students and tour a lab throughout the day

    Purdue School of Science: Department of Chemistry

    Students are invited to visit with a faculty member, graduate students and tour a lab

    Purdue University Computer and Information Science

    Time: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    One-on-one discussion with graduate advisor and/or visit with faculty in area of interest

    Purdue School of Science: Department of Mathematics

    Times: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 a.m. for any student advisor and talk with faculty in area of interest
    10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Graduate Student Seminar
    3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Colloquium

GU2IUPUI Open House. Friday, October 11, 2013

A one day Open House allows participants to engage and build relationships with faculty and current graduate and professional students in the schools and programs of interest; tour program facilities, classrooms, clinical and research labs; and, learn about graduate admissions while receiving tips on selecting a degree or program, developing successful applications and discuss the real costs of graduate education and funding opportunities. Space is limited for some activities. Registration is encouraged.

GU2IUPUI Institute. Wednesday, October 9 - Friday, October 11, 2013

A multi-day graduate and professional student development institute is available for prospective applicants from underrepresented and under-served backgrounds with a demonstrated interest and eligibility in pursuing a master's or doctoral program offered by Indiana University or Purdue University at IUPUI. Selected participants receive a scholarship that will be used to cover all travel and program related expenses including flights, ground transportation, parking, lodging (if required), and meals; personalized itineraries to engage with faculty, staff, and current graduate students; tours of the prospective program facilities; ability to sit in on a class; and, tailored workshops and panel discussions to assist with preparing the graduate and professional school and funding applications. Application deadline is August 31, 2013.

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