Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Upcoming Deadlines

Friday, August 15th is the final day to apply for Fall 2014 admission to the following master's programs. If you're applying to one of these program, please note that all materials must be received by 5:00pm (EDT) or your file will not receive a faculty review.

Education, Culture, and Society
Education Policy (M.S.Ed.)
Interdisciplinary Studies in Human Development (M.S.Ed.)
Quantitative Methods (M.Phil.Ed.)
Reading/Writing/Literacy (Reading Specialist Certification, M.S.Ed.)
Statistics, Measurement, Assessment, and Research Technology (M.S.)

Friday, August 29th is the final day to apply for Fall 2014 admission to the Education Entrepreneurship program. If you're applying to this program, please note that all materials must be received by 5:00pm (EDT) or your file will not receive a faculty review.

Still interested but don't think you can complete your application in time? The application process for Fall 2015 admission will re-open on September 2, 2014. We encourage you to apply for our Fall 2015 cohort!


Thursday, August 7, 2014

Health Insurance Online Information Session for Incoming Students

Are you an incoming student with questions about Penn Student Health Insurance? The Graduate Student Center will be hosting a virtual event tomorrow to help answer these very questions!

Join the Graduate Student Center on Friday, August 7th from 12:00pm - 1:30pm (EDT) for an online information session to gain a better understanding of your health insurance options and immunization requirements at Penn. This online session will discuss the University's Health Insurance and Immunization requirements, the process for fulfilling those requirements, how to select your health insurance. It will also include an overview of how to use your health insurance at Penn's Student Health Service. This session will be led by representatives from Penn Student Health Service and is strongly recommended for all incoming students! There will be plenty of time for Q&A, so come prepared to learn and ask lots of questions!

Click here to register and receive log-in instructions.


Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Marybeth Gasman Receives 2014 H.S. Warwick Research Award

Even though its summer time, our faculty are still hard at work!

Congratulations to GSE Professor of Higher Education, Marybeth Gasman, who recently received the 2014 H.S. Warwick Research Award. Marybeth Gasman, Director of the Center for Minority-Serving Institutions at the Graduate School of Education, has received this award in recognition of her recent book Engaging Diverse College Alumni: The Essential Guide to Fundraising. Engaging Diverse College Amuni is a practical guide to supporting higher education institutions by tailoring campaigns to alumni of color.

To read more, click here.

Thursday, July 10, 2014

More Upcoming Deadlines!

We want to remind you of some important deadlines coming up this Friday, July 11th!

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) Deadline:
Friday, July 11th is the final day to apply for the master's program in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL). If you're applying to the program, please note that all materials must be received by 5:00pm (EST) on Friday, July 11th or your file will not receive a faculty review. To learn more about the program, click here. Still interested but don't think you can complete your application in time? We encourage you to apply for our Spring 2015 cohort!

Intercultural Communication Program and Language and Literacy Program Deadline:
Interested in the Intercultural Communication Program or the Language and Literacy Program? Click submit by 5:00pm on July 11th! Click here to learn more about the Intercultural Communication program or click here to learn more about the Language and Literacy Program.

While the deadline to submit your application for these programs is tomorrow, the deadline to submit supplemental materials for the Intercultural Communication Program and Language and Literacy Program has been extended to Friday, July 18th (by 5:00pm EST). So for those of you working to get the final pieces of your applications in to our office, you have a little bit more time.

Help us complete your application before the deadline! 

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

IEDP deadline tomorrow

Thursday, July 10th is the final day to apply for the master's in International Education Development Program (IEDP). If you're applying to the program, please note that all materials must be received by 5:00pm (EST) or your file will not receive a faculty review. To learn more about IEDP, click here.

Though the deadline to submit your application is tomorrow, the deadline to submit supplemental materials has been extended to Monday, July 14 (by 5pm EST).

We’re looking forward to receiving your application!