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Colloquium for Aspiring Underrepresented Doctoral Candidates

COLLOQUIUM2020 

March 22-24, 2020 | Morgantown, WV


Colloquium2020 is a competitive preview weekend for prospective Doctoral candidates from underrepresented (Black/African American, Asian, Hispanic/Latinx, and Indigenous/Native American) backgrounds.

The purpose of this event is to familiarize students with the Graduate admissions process and academic demands, while addressing the questions and concerns unique to underrepresented scholars. 

Qualified and interested students should apply to attend this three-day* event. Accepted students are given preference to receive the Chancellor's Scholarship.

Interested students should check back frequently for updated information related to the application process. 


Application Questions? Please contact:

Shelly Quance, Director 

Office of Graduate Admissions and Recruitment at West Virginia University

(304) 293-5970 | shelly.quance@mail.wvu.edu

Logistics Questions? Please contact:

Kirsten Brown-Barnicle, Special Events Coordinator

Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at West Virginia University

(304) 293-7470 | kbrown30@mail.wvu.edu


Colloquium is funded by the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission, the Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, and the Office of Graduate Admissions and Recruitment.

*WVU will provide hotel accommodation and meals for participants. Participants are responsible for travel expenses.

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