Resources for Applying to Graduate School
Here you can find a variety of resources for applying to graduate programs.
Article on how to request letters of recommendation from Eye on PsiChi (2016)
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- Frequently asked questions about graduate degrees in psychology (from the APA website) [PDF]
- Top Ten Important Bits of Advice for the Graduate School Application Process [PDF]
- How to Apply to Graduate School by Linda Hayes and Steve Hayes, from the APS Observer [PDF]
- How to Write a Winning Statement of Purpose [PDF]
- An article by Brown on Rhetoric in Psychology Personal Statements [PDF]
- An example student vitae (you should look at real ones) [PDF]