The transition from undergraduate to graduate study presents many challenges
and requires careful planning and substantial time and effort. This site is
designed to direct you to some
resources that may help you with this complex but rewarding decision process. The
most important investigations you will perform, however, will be through conversations
with current and former graduate students, and with others who serve as your
advisers and mentors.
Why go to graduate school?
Preparing as an undergraduate
Engaging in undergraduate research
Choosing a graduate program
The application process
Writing the statement of purpose
Securing letters of recommendation
Other Campus Resources
UW Career Center's guide to applying to graduate school
The UW Graduate School
Graduate degrees offered by the UW
from the annual English Department Graduate School Information Session
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