Upcoming Information Sessions

Upcoming Virtual & In-Person Events

No matter where you are on your journey to graduate studies at Howard University, there are so many ways for you to connect with the Howard Graduate School - both in person and online. Get started with our information sessions and virtual chats from the comfort of your couch. We host events year-round. Register for one of our upcoming events below. 

Join us for an upcoming online information session to learn more about how you can approach each aspect of the application to distinguish yourself from other applicants. You'll learn more about funding opportunities and our graduate program offerings. You'll have the opportunity to ask questions about the admissions process. In addition, you may be eligible to receive an application fee waiver.

General Info Sessions

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Curious about graduate school at Howard?  Wondering which programs might be a good fit for you? Start here with one of our online information sessions. These sessions cover the admissions process, Howard Graduate School academics, and graduate students' experiences. Join a Q+A with current HU graduate students.

Upcoming dates will be posted soon

Funding Info Sessions

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Curious about how to apply for Graduate School Competitive Awards and funding? During this information session, we'll go over how to prepare and submit competitive applications and the timelines for submission for the following awards: Frederick Douglass Award, Edward Bouchet Award, and Ronald McNair Award. The information session will include a presentation and an opportunity to ask questions. 

Applying for Graduate School Competitive Awards

Wed, Dec 7, 2022 from 12:00 - 1:00 pm ET
Mon, Dec 12, 2022 from 2:00 - 3:00 pm ET

Program Info Sessions

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Join us for one of the upcoming program-specific online information sessions and meet with the graduate program director to learn more about the program curriculum and how you can approach each aspect of the application to distinguish yourself from other applicants. The info session will also include an opportunity to ask questions about the admissions process. Students may be eligible to receive an application fee waiver.

M.S. in Applied Data Science & Analytics 

Now more than ever, organizations across various industries turn to data scientists to help make better organizational decisions and drive business solutions. Howard's fully online M.S. in Applied Data Science and Analytics program trains the next generation of data-driven leaders to generate, analyze, interpret, and present complex data in compelling ways so they are ready to address real-world problems backed by data intelligence and make a meaningful impact in their work. You'll meet with the graduate program director to learn more about the program curriculum and how you can approach each aspect of the application to distinguish yourself from other applicants. 

Upcoming dates will be posted soon

Online Live Chats

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Drop into one of our virtual chat sessions to answer all your in-depth questions. These virtual chat sessions allow you to dive deeper and ask all your questions about a graduate program you might be interested in, to walk through any questions about your application, and whatever else you have in mind! 

Wed, Nov 30, 2022 from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm ET

Campus Tours (In Person & Online)

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Explore the historical legacy of Howard, our cutting-edge facilities, and discover the best spots on campus. The Office of Admissions at Howard (which is a separate office from the Graduate School) offers a few different alternatives for tours currently, including a group tour of campus, a virtual tour, a 360-view look at campus via the virtual panorama, and you're welcome to explore campus using their self-guided tour.

Group Info Session

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If you would like to arrange a personalized in-person or virtual info session for your group of college juniors or seniors, grad school-prep scholars, or McNair or STEM scholars interested in learning more about Howard University's Graduate School programs, please email gs.gradrecruitment@howard.edu. Due to staffing limitations, we are unfortunately unable to grant every request we receive. All requests must be made at least 3 weeks in advance.