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Whether your program has been using GRE® scores for years, you are a new GRE score user, or you advise prospective applicants to graduate and professional schools around the world, stay up to date with the news and resources designed to help you get the most value from the GRE program.

What's New

March 14 Webinar: Does Testing Serve a Purpose in Holistic Application Review?
Join ETS’s David Payne, VP and COO of Global Education, for an engaging webinar hosted by the Council of Graduate Schools. Learn about recent research on graduate admissions practices and the role of testing, and consider promising practices to help strengthen your programs’ holistic admissions process. Sign up today!

Admissions decision makers: Visit this new destination often for resources to help you strengthen your graduate programs, such as the discussion guide Connecting Graduate Admissions Practices with Goals: Questions to Consider and more.

National Data: The GRE® General Test is a Valid Predictor of Law School Success
As a result of new research, the GRE® General Test is poised to help law schools expand access to legal education and ease the burden for students interested in multiple education opportunities, who would otherwise be required to prepare and pay for two tests. Read the press release.

New Challenges in Graduate and Professional Education
With support from ETS, Inside Higher Ed presents a compilation of insightful articles that explores some of the latest challenges in graduate and professional education. Download the booklet today!

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Resources to Help with Using and Understanding GRE Scores

Infographic: Important guidelines for using GRE® scores
GRE scores are an important part of a holistic admissions process. Follow these guidelines to successfully use GRE scores in identifying the applicants who are right for your program.

GRE® Guide to the Use of Scores
Provides GRE score interpretation data and statistical information, including percentiles, concordance information, reliability coefficients and standard errors of measurement.

A Balanced Approach to GRE® Score Use
Learn how you might be missing valuable candidates in various subgroups (e.g., race, ethnicity, gender) if your program uses a cut point for GRE scores. The analyses in this publication are based on examinees who took the GRE General Test.

NEW! A Snapshot of the Individuals Who Took the GRE® General Test — July 2012–June 2017
This report provides characteristics of interest and performance information for test takers who took the GRE General Test between July 2012 and June 2017. The report is intended to help GRE score users understand the scores they receive and to encourage appropriate score use.

The ETS® Data Manager >>
Provides GRE score users with the ability to quickly and conveniently view applicants' scores online. Approved users can also view analytical writing essays, quick reports and create custom summary data reports. Learn more or request access.

GRE® Comparison Tool for Business Schools
Designed to help newer GRE score users understand GRE scores in the context of GMAT® scores, this easy-to-use online tool lets users calculate estimated GMAT scores by entering an applicant's GRE Verbal Reasoning and Quantitative Reasoning scores.

Sample Institution Score Report
A sample of the current score report for the GRE General Test.

Resources to Share with Prospective Applicants

The Official GRE® Advisor Kit >>
A complete collection of resources for advisors and educators to share with students.

GRE General Test page on Facebook® >>
Where future graduate and business school students interact, get advice from ETS experts and share tips and test-taking experiences.

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