APPLICATION IS NOW OPEN: 2022 Learning about Laney
Have your students or mentees considered Emory University, Laney Graduate School for their future academic home? Don’t miss out on sharing this opportunity for them to visit Emory’s campus and learn about Laney’s 40+ graduate programs!
JOIN US FOR A PREVIEW VISITATION AT ONE OF THE NATION’S TOP UNIVERSITIES!
The Office of Diversity, Inclusion and Community Engagement and the Laney EDGE (Emory Diversifying Graduate Education) Initiative of James T. Laney School of Graduate Studies at Emory University is excited to invite scholars to apply to the 4th Learning about Laney: Preview Visitation of Emory University, Laney Graduate School on Monday, September 26, 2022. This fully-funded visit is designed to familiarize potential LGS scholars with our faculty, our staff, and current scholars while providing insight into the life of an LGS scholar. Scholars will receive round-trip travel to Emory, lodging, and an application fee waiver for the Laney Graduate School.
Scholars will arrive in Atlanta, GA on Sunday, September 25, and the visit will convene with an evening welcome activity to include bowling and other fun games! Monday, September 26 will be a full-day in-person campus visit. Scholars will depart on Tuesday, September 27.
GETTING A COMPETITIVE EDGE WITH LANEY EDGE
Potential LGS scholars will attend Emory-specific graduate admissions workshops and have conversations with world-renowned faculty and their graduate students. They will also receive advice on submitting a graduate school application that will give them a competitive edge and learn about the professional and personal development opportunities at Emory and in the city of Atlanta.
All applicants must graduate no later than Summer 2023 and anticipate enrollment in graduate school in Fall 2024. Applicants must be U.S. citizens, permanent residents, or undocumented scholars planning to apply for graduate study for the following fall (start date of Fall 2023). Learning about Laney is designed to provide scholars, from historically underrepresented groups based on their racial and ethnic identities, with an intimate opportunity to learn more about our doctoral programs. Click here for Full Eligibility Criteria.
To be considered in our selection process, applicants must fill out the application form. The deadline to apply is Friday, August 5, 2022, at 11:59 PM EST. All applicants will be notified of decisions by Monday, August 22, 2022.