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Getting Into Graduate School: Admissions Officers Tell What You Need to Know


Nov 26, 2013 - 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.


Columbia University, Faculty House (116th St. bet. Amsterdam and Morningside Dr.)

A panel of admissions directors from Columbia’s schools will discuss the attributes they seek in successful applicants to these and other top-tier programs. Speakers include:

  • Columbia Business School: Michael Robinson, Associate Director, Admissions
  • School of Professional Studies: Andie Hine, Director of Admissions
  • School of International and Public Affairs: Grace Han, Executive Director of Admissions and Financial Aid
  • Teachers College: David Estrella, Director of Admissions

They will discuss how to stand out in an admissions interview, write captivating personal essays and statements of purpose, and develop a desirable application package.

This event, which is sponsored by the Columbia University School of Professional Studies Postbaccalaureate Studies and Graduate Programs, will take place in the Skyline Dining Room of the Columbia Faculty House.