Early Identification Program

Services and Resources

Once you have affiliated with EIP, our graduate advisors will encourage and assist you with every facet of the graduate school application process.

Academic Advising

Advisors help students match current academic progress with future educational and career goals.

Workshops and Informational Seminars on:

  • Graduate School Applications
  • Writing Statements of Purpose
  • Resumes/Curriculum Vitae(s)
  • Requesting Letters of Recommendation
  • Culture of Graduate School
  • Culture of the Academy
  • GRE Prep Session (during Summer)

Resource Room

The Resource Room, located in MGH 171, includes:

  • A library with books on:
    Graduate Schools
    GRE preparation and information
    Writing personal statements for graduate school or scholarship applications
    Resume writing
    Style and grammar manuals
  • A PC computer with the following software:
    Microsoft Office Suite, including Word, Excel, Publisher,and PowerPoint
    Internet browsers
    GRE test preparation software

Annual Spring Research Conference

The EIP/McNair Annual Spring Research Conference provides UW EIP and McNair Scholars, as well as McNair Scholars from around United States, a venue to present the research they have conducted during the past summer or year. Presidential Scholars deliver oral presentations of their year-long research projects. All other scholars have the opportunity to showcase their research in our poster presentation sessions.