Demystifying the Application Process

Applying to graduate school can be a formidable process. Improve your chances of securing a spot in the right graduate program by reviewing the following tools and tips to assist you in the application process.

You can read a sample of a successful Statement of Purpose and Personal History Statement, annotated with comments to help you understand why they work so that you can use these as templates for your own statements.

For more information on the graduate application process, including informational videos, please visit the Graduate Diversity Program web page at: http://diversity.berkeley.edu/graduate/gdp/.