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Spring Graduate Admissions Diversity Recruitment Strategies Workshop

Learn how to locate, recruit and retain diverse graduate applicants.
Courtyard Atlanta Buckhead
Thursday, March 30th and Friday, March 31st
9 a.m. - 2 p.m. each day
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Registration: $525 per person*
*Includes recruitment handbook, retreat materials and meals.

Day One

8:15 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Going Inside Your Data: Where to Recruit and Why?
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Building Your Diverse Student Recruitment Infrastructure
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Developing Feeder Programs with HBCUs & HSIs
12:00 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Lunch
1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Breakout Group Discussion
1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Creating Diversity Statements and Institutional Snapshots

Day Two

8:15 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Training the Admissions Committee on Implicit Bias
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Perfecting the Open House and Campus Visits for Recruitment
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Working with Minority Academic Organizations for Recruitment
12:00 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Lunch
1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Retention: Converting Your Admits to Enrolled
1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Exploring the Secrets of Spring Recruitment for the Fall

What they said about our Fall 2022 Summer Workshop...

This was a GREAT workshop, I feel FLOODED with great information!!
Director of Graduate Admissions, 
The University of Charleston, South Carolina at the College of Charleston

"It was such a pleasure to meet you!  The retreat was more than I ever expected, I feel energized to put some of the initiatives we learned about in motion."
Director of Admissions, 
Syracuse University - Falk College

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About the hotel

Book your stay at one of the best Buckhead Atlanta hotels near Lenox Mall, the Courtyard by Marriott Atlanta Buckhead, located in Atlanta's premier business and entertainment district. Conveniently located 2 blocks from MARTA’s Buckhead rail station and a half mile from shopping at Lenox Square Mall & Phipps Plaza, you will find the best of everything Buckhead has to offer right outside our door. The workshop attendee rate is $139 per night.

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