Best Practices for Recruiting Graduate Students

Request Recruitment Materials

As you know, interaction with faculty members can be a great recruitment tool for your department and for the Graduate School as a whole. Whether you are going to give a lecture or research talk or visiting another university to recruit students for your department, the Graduate School can provide information and materials to take with you. Please email for more information.

Host a webinar for potential students

The Graduate School is available to assist departments that would like to host webinars. Past webinars include information sessions for pre-application students, accepted students, and students from Associated Colleges of the South (ACS) institutions. Please email to find out more information.

Graduate Deanís Fund for Student Recruitment

The Dean assists departments in bringing in their best and brightest prospective students each year. The purpose of this funding is for accepted students to visit campus, learn more about their program of interest, and meet the departmentís professors and current students. Information about the travel fund is sent to the Graduate Coordinators listserv by mid-February of each year.

Best Practices for Recruiting Graduate Students

Department Recommendations

How to Optimize Graduate Enrollment

Sample UGA Campus Visit Presentation

Ten Enrollment Roadblocks for Graduate & Professional Programs

Using Institutional Data to Determine and Hit Your Enrollment Targets

Designing Program Websites to Attract the Best Doctoral Students

Personalized Marketing Across Multiple Channels

Successful Graduate Admissions & Enrollment Management in an Undergraduate Culture

Strategies for Recruiting Underrepresented Students

Recruitment & Retention for Minority STEM Students

Admitting the Right PhD Students

Getting the Right PhD Students to Apply

Social Media in International Recruitment

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