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QS World Grad School Tour


Join us at the largest Grad School Fair and Expo in Chicago to explore your grad school options, learn about studying abroad, or find a specialized master’s or PhD program that best fits your academic and professional goals.

At this FREE event you can meet with a variety of top graduate schools, get all your application questions answered, receive GRE test-prep advice, gain access to scholarships, and much more. 

Why attend?

15+ Top Universities

Speak face-to-face with admissions directors from top local and international universities

Financial Support

Access a pool of scholarships worth $7 million!

Seminars & Info Sessions

Get GRE advice from industry experts

Expert Guidance

Discover your perfect specialized Masters or PhD program

Grad School Guide

FREE copy of the QS World Grad School Guide (first 100 attendees only)

Exclusive Offers

Register now to access special discounts and giveaways from our partners

Event Agenda


Event opens: Receive an admissions profile and scholarship review, test preparation info, a free CV clinic and professional headshot

5:10pm - 5:30pm

Meet University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management - gain insight into the school and programs offered
Presenters: University of Minnesota - Carlson School of Management

5:35pm - 5:55pm

Meet NYU Tandon School of Engineering - gain insight into the school and programs offered
Presenters: New York University – Tandon School of Engineering

6:00pm - 6:30pm

Admissions Secrets Revealed: Q&A with leading Grad Schools
Presenters: Politecnico di Milano, Cass Business School - City University of London, University of Illinois - Gies College of Business, Master of Management of Innovation Program, University of Toronto


Fair opens: Meet with top graduate schools to discuss their programs that match your interest

6:35pm - 7:05pm

GMAT/GRE Math Bootcamp
Presenters: The Princeton Review


Will there be scholarship opportunities available for me at the event?
Yes. By attending the event you’ll be eligible to apply for a pool of scholarships worth up to $7M offered by QS and its partner institutions.
Can I register at the event?
Online registration is highly recommended and beneficial to you for a number of reasons; however, there will be an opportunity for you to register at the event.
What is the dress code for the event?
We recommend that you dress professionally or in business casual attire. Your goal is to make a good first impression on the admissions directors that you’ll meet with.
What should I bring to the event?
Although not necessary, it is helpful for you to bring a few copies of your resume along with something to take notes on. You can always leave a copy of your resume with the admissions directors that you connect with. You also will likely want to take notes about the schools and programs that you meet with and are interested in.