Thursday, March 1, 2012

Today, March 1st in Penn GSE Admissions

Busy day today! It's Thursday, March 1, 2012 and we have three deadlines and a web chat for accepted students:

Higher Education Master's Program: Today is the final day to apply! If you're applying to the program, please note that all materials must be received by the end of the day (EST) or your file will not receive a faculty review. To learn more about the program, visit

give a year Scholarship: Attention City Year alumni! In order to be considered for the give a year scholarship, you must have a fully complete admissions application and submit the verification letter by the end of the day today! The scholarship will be awarded on or around April 1, 2012. What's City Year? What's the give a year Scholarship? Check out this archived blog post for details:

Executive Doctorate in Higher Education Management Program: Interested in the Exec Doc program? Click submit by 11:59pm EST today! You can learn more about the program at

Web Chat for Accepted Students:
Tonight! 7pm-8pm EST, join current students for our New to Philly web chat! Ask them about what makes Philadelphia a great place to live and learn. RSVP here.


  1. Do you know when admission decisions for the M.S. Ed. in Higher Education program will be going out? How will we be notified? Thanks.

    1. Hello! Decisions for master's programs go out on a rolling basis. You can expect to receive a decision around 4 weeks from the time that your file went for faculty review. You will receive an e-mail alerting you that a decision is available; at that time, login to your Apply Yourself account to view your decision. Best of luck!

    2. Thanks! How do we know when our application went to faculty review?

    3. You're welcome! You'll receive an e-mail from our office indicating that your file is complete and has been sent for faculty review.