Many BSOS students pursue graduate or professional school upon completing their bachelor degree at UMD. This section provides quick links to assist students in exploring which educational path will lead to their career of interest. Are you considering pursuing a fellowship before graduate school? Check out these programs

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Graduate School Related Events

  • Panel on the Graduate Admissions process (NYU, City University of NY and The New School for Social Research)
    Wednesday, September 18 • 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm | University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing
    Join us on September 18th to learn more about the graduate admissions process from a panel of experts from three different graduate schools: The Graduate Center, The New School, and NYU’s Graduate
  • APSIA: GRADUATE SCHOOL FAIR, DC, Sept. 19, 2019 | For students interested in international affairs | Off campus, free for current students 
  • UMD Law School Recruitment Fair, Thursday, October 3, 2019 • 11 am - 2 pm |  Adele H. Stamp Student Union, Grand Ballroom
  • Idealist Grad Fairs ( connect individuals with graduate schools in fields such as public administration, international affairs, education, public policy, public interest law, social work, nonprofit management, etc. (Free events)
  • International Affairs Graduate School Panel, Wednesday, November 13 • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm |  University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing | If you are a UMD undergraduate student looking to pursue a graduate degree in international affairs in the metropolitan Washington, D.C., please join us for this discussion. 
  • Fellowship opportunities, ProFellow- login required
  • Career options with an advanced degree in international affairs, APSIA

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