+ Tips for a Standout Application


Wednesday, August 5, 2020 at 12pm (Central)

Interdisciplinary ThinkingHow do you determine whether graduate school is the right next step? In this webinar, we’ll discuss ways to identify and explore graduate programs and field of interest, and tips for crafting a successful application.

Key Takeaways from this Webinar:

  • How to research and explore graduate schools and disciplines
  • Timelines, application components, and practical considerations
  • Tips for crafting a compelling statement of purpose
  • Suggestions for who to approach for your letters of recommendation


About the Presenters: 

Lauren Faucette is a Director of Student Preparation in UChicago’s Career Advancement office. Lauren develops career programming and advises students and young alumni on various stages of career development and planning. Lauren holds her Bachelor’s degree from High Point University and Master’s in Higher Education from Northwestern University. Prior to joining UChicago, Lauren was an Executive Recruiter for marketing analytics positions.




Date: Wednesday, August 5, 2020 at 12pm (Central)
Cost: Complimentary
Location: Online
Event Contact
Sam Constance
Assistant Director, Career Development
UChicago Alumni Career Programs