Strategies in Recruiting Graduate Minority Students

2018-2019 Workshop Locations

Orlando, FL

Wednesday, February 6th
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Philadelphia, PA

Tuesday, March 12th

10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

St. Louis, MO

Thursday, April 4th

10 a.m. - 2 p.m.


9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Continental Breakfast & Check-In

10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Researching Where to Recruit and Why?

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Developing Digital Publications for Diverse Candidates 

12:00 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.

Lunch on Your Own

12:45 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Building Applicant Feeders with HBCUs and HSIs

1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Post-Admit Strategies: Converting Admits to Enrolled Students (Yield)

Recruitment Publications

2018-19 Graduate Diversity 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 2018-19 GDR will be digitally circulated to:


  • Career Services Directors at Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs) and Tribal Colleges
  • Over 3,000 academic advisors and Career Placement offices across the country
  • Nearly 1,200 minority academic and professional organizations/associations
  • Over 250 Student Mentor Programs 

Full-page, color ad specs:

Ad measurements: (7 ½” x 10 ¼”)

Cost: $365*

*Ads placed will be distributed in the Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 issues

Deadline for final ad submission: September 10th
GDR Digital Distribution: September 14th

Reserve your ad space first by sending an email to, then complete the official ad by the above deadline (send in PDF format via email). 

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

On-Campus Workshops for Admissions Professionals

Types of On-Campus Workshops for Student Recruitment

  1. Strategies in Recruiting Graduate Minority Students
  2. Strategies in Recruiting Undergraduate Students
  3. Converting Admits to Enrolled (Yield)

Workshop Format

  1. 2-hour workshop
  2. Presented by PowerPoint
  3. Extensive Q&A 
  4. Unlimited Attendees from Your Institution

Recommended for:

  • Undergraduate Admissions Professionals
  • Graduate Admissions Professionals
  • Recruiters