Graduate School Preparation

Graduate School Preparation

If you are applying to graduate school and would like guidance in completing your application, writing application essays, or preparing for the GRE or GMAT, the Learning Resource Center can help. Contact the LRC to make an appointment. For information about selecting a graduate school, visit the Academic and Career Planning Center.

GMAT and GRE Prep Information Sessions

Penn State students and alumni, and Behrend M.A., M.B.A., M.M.M., M.P.Acc., and M.P.M. program applicants are invited to attend our free "Fundamentals of How to Prepare for the GRE and GMAT" information sessions in the fall and spring semesters. These one-hour sessions will provide guidance on how to prepare for the types of quantitative, verbal, and essay questions; where and how to take the exams; and where to find free test-prep resources. You only need to attend one session, which will be held in Room 208 Lilley Library.

Spring 2018 Dates:

  • Tuesday, January 23 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, February 7 from Noon - 1:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, March 13 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, March 29 from Noon - 1:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, April 18 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

No pre-registration is required. 

Contact the LRC for further details.