General Advice for Applicants

Register for challenging classes.

Strengthen your communication skills.

Get experience in your field of study.

Make time for volunteering and public service.

Expand your knowledge of global issues.

Involve yourself in extracurricular activities. 

Seek out leadership positions.

Seek out opportunities for undergraduate research.

Get to know your professors, advisers and employers.

Summon up the courage to compete for prestigious fellowships.