Valpo’s Graduate School will welcome prospective applicants to campus on Saturday, Nov. 5, at the Duesenberg Welcome Center located at 1620 Chapel Dr. in Valparaiso. Check-in begins at 10 a.m., with activities starting at 10:30 a.m.
Graduate School admissions staff will be available to inform, guide and answer questions about gaining admission. Financial aid staff will also be present to discuss ways to pay for graduate school. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet current graduate students and learn about their experiences and engage with professors during lunch from 11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. Campus tours are available upon request and begin at 1 p.m. CST.
Valpo’s graduate tuition is affordable, and the University offers more than 40 graduate degree and certificate programs integrated within the College of Arts and Sciences, College of Business and College of Nursing and Health Professions. Dedicated faculty and small cohorts allow students to acquire a master’s degree conveniently within 12–18 months, with class options available full time, part time, and online. Valpo graduate students flourish in an environment that emphasizes strong mentoring and collaboration with faculty as they develop their sense of identity within their program and enhance the skills necessary to succeed in an increasingly globalized workforce.
Valparaiso University consistently achieves national recognition for best teaching and value and as one of the best universities in the Midwest. U.S. News and World Report Best Colleges ranked Valpo No. 4 overall in the Midwest for 2017, and Valpo has been named one of the top 10 regional universities in the Midwest every year since 1990. Valpo is also one of Money Magazine’s Best Colleges for Your Money, based on quality of education, affordability and outcomes.