Apply to Graduate or Professional School

Apply to Graduate or Professional School

Our career advisors can walk you through the graduate school process, help you craft a compelling personal statement, evaluate funding resources, and more, regardless of your intended field of study.

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Graduate School Resources

Check out our graduate school resources, including information on the application timeline, CVs and personal statements, funding opportunities, recommendation letters, and standardized tests.

Before Applying, Ask Yourself:

Before applying to graduate or professional school, ask yourself these questions:
Why do I want to go?
What would I study?
What is my "return on investment?"

Am I a viable candidate?

How will I pay for my education?

What are the alternatives?

Is this the logical next step in my career?
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Graduate Programs at Richmond

Your next steps can be right here on campus. Expand your opportunities with our exceptional graduate programs.
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Pre-Health studies provides students with the guidance, support, academic preparation and clinical opportunities they need to be successful applicants to health professional schools.

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Pre-Law advising at the University of Richmond provides information and guidance to students interested in law school.


The Office of Scholars and Fellowships at Richmond helps students explore and pursue the many undergraduate and post-graduate opportunities available to them. Fellowships can provide opportunities for national and international study, research, and service.