Summer Horizons 2013 – Preparing for Graduate School (7/10)

Learn about the graduate school application process!

UMBC will host the annual Summer Horizons program for undergraduate students and others who are interested in learning more about graduate school admission, particularly in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) fields. The 1-day workshop will feature sessions on the GRE, Statement of Purpose, Recommendation Letters, and other topics related to preparing for graduate school. The keynote speaker will be the President of UMBC, Dr. Freeman A. Hrabowski.

  • · Wednesday, July 10, 2013
  • · The program will begin at 9:30 AM and will end at 11:30 AM.
  • · Meyerhoff Chemistry Building, Room 120

This program is open to anyone who is interested in learning more about UMBC and the graduate admissions process. The graduate school preparation material is applicable to most U.S. institutions. Faculty and staff may invite prospective students to this event. Visitors from out-of-town are welcome to attend.

Undergraduate and master’s students from schools within the University System of Maryland have a special invitation to attend. We also invite students from all summer programs within the region, and students who are either local or will travel the distance to learn more about graduate school.

For more information and to register, please visit:

Wednesday, 7/10/13, 9:30 am – 11:30 am, Meyerhoff Chemistry 120


Summer Horizons is co-sponsored by PROMISE: Maryland’s AGEP, The Meyerhoff Graduate Biomedical Fellows Program, and The Graduate School at UMBC.


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