"These strategies we used immediately in increasing applications!" - University of Kentucky

15th Annual Conference on Graduate Student Recruitment

Locate. Recruit. Retain.

Orlando, FL
Hilton Garden Inn International Drive

Wednesday, June 12th & Thursday, June 13th

Register

Conference Agenda

Day One

 8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. - Continental Breakfast & Check-In

9:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. - Researching Where to Recruit and Why?

10:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. - Building Applicant Feeders with Institutions

11:45 p.m. - 12:30 p.m. - Patio Lunch

12:30 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.  - Finding External Funding for Recruitment

1:15 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. - Developing Effective Marketing Materials

Day Two

 8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. - Continental Breakfast

 9:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. - Mastering the Campus Open House

10:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.  - Morning Break

10:30 a.m. - 11:45 p.m. - Partnering with Academic Associations

11:45 p.m. - 12:30 p.m. - Patio Lunch

12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.  - Converting Admits to Enrolled Students (Yield)


Cost per person: $465*
*includes all conference meals and materials.

Graduate Recruitment Publications

2019 Spring Graduate/Professional Recruitment Brochure

 Since 2006, the Graduate Diversity Recruitment (GDR) Brochure has been the only all-color, full-page ad brochure in the country aimed at locating and recruiting minority students interested in graduate programs. With a digital viewing audience of over 75,000, the GDR has also been one of the most widely circulated publications. 


The Spring 2019 GDR is digitally circulated to:

  • Over 3,000 Academic Advisors across the country
  • Nearly 1,600 minority academic and professional organizations/associations
  • Over 250 Campus Student Mentor Programs
  • Nearly 5,000 Career Services Directors, including from all 105 HBCUs, 210 HSIs and 45 Tribal Colleges

Important Dates:
Ad Reservation Deadline: December 17th
Final Ad Submission Deadline: January 14th
2019 GDR Digital Release: January 18th


Full-page, all-color ad specs:


Ad Measurements (Color): (7 ½” x 10 ¼”)
Cost: $365 (Spring Issue only)


We recommend you reserve your ad space first by sending an email to info@academicnetworkinc.com, then completing your ad by the above deadline. 

An official invoice with secured payment link will be issued upon reservation.