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Colloquium for Underrepresented Aspiring Doctoral Candidates


March 22-24, 2020 | Morgantown, WV

Applications for Colloquium 2020 are now closed.

Colloquium 2020 is a competitive preview weekend for students of color who are interested in doctoral study.

The purpose of this event is to familiarize students with the graduate admissions process and academic demands, and unique funding opportunities like the  Chancellor's Scholarshipwhile addressing the questions and concerns unique to students of color 

Application Questions? Please contact:

Shelly Quance, Director 

Office of Graduate Admissions and Recruitment at West Virginia University

(304) 293-5970 |

Logistics Questions? Please contact:

Kirsten Brown-Barnicle, Special Events Coordinator

Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at West Virginia University

(304) 293-7470 |

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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