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Graduate Admission Events

Learn more about graduate programs, we encourage you to introduce yourself by filling out our Inquiry Form, attend an on-campus information session, participate in a virtual event, or visit with us at an off-campus event. Whichever event you choose, you'll meet representatives–faculty, administrators, and/or students–who can tell you more about DePaul's graduate programs and answer your questions.

On Campus Events

Small Group Information Sessions

These informal sessions with an admission​ representative are designed to provide prospective students with both a general introduction to DePaul University and specific information about our graduate programs available through the College of Education. Learn More >​​

One-on-One Counselor Appointments

Get answers to your specific questions and explore program options in detail at a time that is convenient for you. Meet individually or speak over the phone or Skype with one of our admission directors. Learn More >​​

Class Observations

We invite you to observe a class in session and experience first-hand the energetic and vibrant academic community in the College of Education. Learn More >

Lunch and Learn

Join an admission director and a current student for lunch to learn about our graduate programs through conversation in a small group setting. Our goal is to answer questions regarding the admissions process and requirements, curriculum, student life, and the academic community at DePaul, while enjoying a bite to eat on us. Learn More >

Coffee Chats

Get insights about our graduate programs and vibrant academic community from the perspective of current students. Coffee chats are student-hosted informal meet-and-greets where you’ll have the opportunity to hear first-hand about the student experience. Learn More >

Accelerated Admission Appointments

Our Accelerated Admission appointments allow applicants of certain programs (Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, Middle Grades Education, Secondary Education, World Languages, Special Education, and Counseling) who have achieved a comprehensive grade point average of at least 3.0 from all post-secondary course work, an admission decision on the same day. Learn More >​​

University-Wide Graduate Open House

Each quarter, DePaul hosts a university-wide open house for prospective graduate students to meet with faculty and staff from 10 of our graduate colleges and schools. Learn more about the graduate open house. Learn More >

Off-Campus Events

Cohort Information Sessions

We offer information sessions throughout the Chicagoland area for select graduate programs that have cohorts forming off-site. These sessions, which are hosted by an admission representative, include an overview of our degree programs and admissions process, followed by a question-and-answer session. Learn More >​​

Graduate School Fairs

Each year, representatives from the Graduate Admission Office attend various graduate school fairs across the country. We invite you to visit us out on the road to get your questions and concerns answered face-to-face. Learn More >​​

Virtual Events

Online Information Sessions

Learn more about our graduate programs by participating in our hour-long online information sessions with admission directors and current students. Learn More >​​

Live Chats

The Graduate Admission Office regularly hosts live discussion chats online on a variety of topics. These chats are a great opportunity for prospective students living outside the Chicagoland area or who cannot make a face-to-face meeting to be able to engage with admission staff and get their questions answered. Learn More >​​

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    Graduate Admission
    College of Education
    2400 N. Sheffield Ave.
    Chicago, IL 60614-3250

    Phone: (773) 325-4405
    Outside Illinois: (800) 4-DePaul