General Grad School Advice · Getting to Know Plattsburgh · Student Perspectives · Tips and Hints for Grad School

A Change of Heart: Pursuing Graduate Study in a New Field

Graduate school can be an opportunity for many to change their lives, reinvent themselves, and discover their true passions. Some graduate programs at SUNY Plattsburgh accept applicants who have an unrelated undergraduate degree, like the Clinical Mental Health Counseling (M.S.), Fitness and Wellness Leadership (M.S.), Master of Science for Teachers (M.S.T.), and Student Affairs & Higher Education… Continue reading A Change of Heart: Pursuing Graduate Study in a New Field

Getting to Know Plattsburgh · Graduate Assistantships · Graduate Student Financial Aid

How to Pay for Grad School

Funding your graduate education can feel like a completely different process from your undergraduate experience.  Most institutions have fewer financial awards available for graduate students than there are for undergraduates, while simultaneously charging a higher tuition rate for graduate credit hours.  Hopefully you started thinking about how to fund your graduate education before you even… Continue reading How to Pay for Grad School

Admission's Updates · Getting to Know Plattsburgh · Student Perspectives · Student Posts

Student Perspectives – January 2017

Have you ever wondered about our current graduates and alumni’s perspectives about their programs? Look no further! In this edition of Student Perspectives, we asked Alexis Clune, a second-year Professional Science Master’s: Environmental Science (M.S.) graduate student for her perspective on her program. “I was originally drawn to SUNY Plattsburgh’s Professional Science Master’s: Environmental Science (M.S.)… Continue reading Student Perspectives – January 2017

Alyssa's Updates · Getting to Know Plattsburgh · Tips and Hints for Grad School

Businesses that ❤ Our Grad Students

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

Alyssa's Updates · General Grad School Advice · Getting to Know Plattsburgh · Tips and Hints for Grad School

Utilizing Campus Resources as a Grad Student

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

Alyssa's Updates · General Grad School Advice · Getting to Know Plattsburgh · Tips and Hints for Grad School

Prepping for Grad Life at Plattsburgh

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