Dr. Don Martin
Articles by Dr. Don Martin
Start financial planning and prepare to relocate once you’ve received a graduate school acceptance.
Act professionally and think positively if you are placed on a graduate school wait list.
Rejected applicants should ask for feedback, act professionally, and not take the decision personally.
Check your essays and prepare your payments ahead of graduate school application deadlines.
Create a work station and set aside regular time to complete graduate applications by the deadline.
Use this time to track application deadlines and prepare for the essays.
Make sure family pressure or word of mouth aren’t driving your decisions on where to apply.
Now’s the time to begin preparing for the GRE, GMAT, or other standardized tests.
Even at this early stage, students should be reviewing application instructions.
Talking to current students and graduates of programs you’re researching is well worth the time.