If you’re applying to a PhD or MS program in Science or Engineering, this site will help you to compile a strong application and help you get admitted.  You will also learn to avoid common mistakes that could hurt your application.  Read about what to put in your Statement of Purpose, how to get strong Letters of Recommendation, how Universities Evaluate Your Application, and more.

Our focus is on graduate Science and Engineering programs in the United States, though some of this advice may apply for other programs as well.

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