Alyssa here! Perhaps one of the most common questions I hear in the Graduate Admissions Office is: “What ways can I finance my education as a graduate student?” Graduate Assistantship positions at SUNY Plattsburgh are an excellent way to finance your time as a graduate student. Assistantships offer tuition coverage as well as a stipend, and are… Continue reading The Scoop on Graduate Assistantships
Everyone likes great deals. Here’s some businesses that love our graduate students! ❤ Amazon.com: Using your student email address, you’re able to sign up for six months of free 2-day shipping and discounted Amazon Prime prices. Your plattsburgh.edu email address can also land you even more cool stuff on the website, such as video and streaming services. ❤ AT&T: Using… Continue reading Businesses that ❤ Our Grad Students
In the first semester of my senior year in college, it seemed like everyone I knew was preparing to apply for graduate school. Talk of taking the GRE was everywhere, recommendation letters had been requested, and statements of purpose were being drafted and re-drafted. I didn’t understand what the fuss was about. After all, I figured,… Continue reading Do You Know Where You’re Applying to Grad School?
Think student services on campus are just for undergrads? Think again! The fees you pay as a graduate student each semester allow you to use a variety of services on campus. Here’s a helpful guide to getting the most out of the services you pay for. The Student Health and Counseling Center offers a variety of… Continue reading Utilizing Campus Resources as a Grad Student
So you’re officially a graduate student at SUNY Plattsburgh! Your acceptance letter has been busted open and carefully read (and re-read), your deposit has been paid, and you’re rearing and ready to go. If you’ve never been a student at SUNY Plattsburgh before, there may be a few questions lurking in your mind. SUNY Plattsburgh… Continue reading Prepping for Grad Life at Plattsburgh
There are a variety of housing options available for graduate students on-campus as well as off campus in Plattsburgh and the surrounding area. There is information on the SUNY Plattsburgh website about living in the residence halls on campus, as well as a listing of rentals and landlord information. There are few places for graduate… Continue reading Finding Housing in Plattsburgh, NY
The City of Plattsburgh and surrounding region has plenty to offer when it comes to recreation, dining, and shopping! Outdoor Recreation: SUNY Plattsburgh is situated very close to the Adirondack Park, home to beautiful hiking and climbing trails, rivers and lakes, and plenty of gorgeous scenery. Lake Champlain offers year-round recreation along its beaches with… Continue reading Things to Do In Plattsburgh