Graduate School Planning Services and Resources

Graduate School Planning

NIU Career Services is here to assist you as you consider enrolling in graduate school or professional school and as you navigate your way through the application process.

Here are some of the ways we can help you:

  • Clarify your reasons for considering graduate study
  • Research programs consistent with your career goals
  • Improve and revise your application essays*
  • Prepare for a successful graduate school interview

To make an appointment, please call 815-753-1641.
Please note: *Appointments for graduate/professional school essay review are limited to two (2).  An initial appointment with the career counselor and one (1) follow-up appointment.  

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