Admissions and Recruitment

Admissions and Recruitment

Much of the research/scholarship done at R1 institutions would be impossible without excellent graduate students. It all starts with recruitment and admissions. This topic will give all the information you need to successfully admit new students into your graduate program, including the process for fellowships offered by The Graduate School.


These resources will help you guide and advise incoming students through the application process.

Application & CRM System

Documentation & Training

Documentation & Presentations - including information on reading and processing applications; recruitment tools (email, events, forms); and the applicant experience -- are available within the GradSlate User Portal.

If you have any questions or would like to request 1:1 demos or training on:

Diversity Recruitment & Fellowships

The Graduate School offers the Jorgensen, Harriott, and Crandall Fellowships for which departments may nominate incoming graduate students.

The Graduate School works closely with departments on recruiting the top applicants from the following organizations. If you are interested in learning more about The Graduate School’s support of department’s diversity recruiting please contact