Information Sessions for Prospective Students

UEP hosts several Information Sessions for prospective students each fall, usually beginning in September. These sessions provide opportunities for prospective students to meet with department faculty and current graduate students. Upcoming information sessions with links to registration are as follows:

Information Sessions

October 13th, 5:00-6:00pm EST. Please RSVP.

November 2nd, 6:00-8:00pm EST. Tufts Graduate School session with UEP representatives for questions. Please RSVP.

November 16th, 6:00-7:00pm EST. Virtual meeting on ZOOM; please RSVP

December 8th, 6:00-7:00pm EST. Virtual meeting on ZOOM; please RSVP. (Rescheduled from December 7th.)


Crafting Your Statement of Purpose:  A UEP Workshop for Prospective Students

Thursday December 15th, 5:30pm-6:30pm with Q&A from 6:30-7pm, Boston Time 

On Zoom: RSVP.


For more information regarding upcoming information sessions, please call the UEP office at 617-627-3394 or email UEP.

Information Session Format

The standard sessions begin with a short general presentation about the department and the university, after which prospective students are able to direct specific questions to faculty, staff, and students. Information sessions will be held virtually on Zoom.