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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 business 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

The November 2015 GRE eUpdate >>
Our final issue of 2015 brings you new data on the GRE test-taking population, a special, limited-time test prep offer to share with prospective students and more.

New infographic: Avoid these five common mistakes when using GRE scores >>
GRE scores are an important part of the higher education admissions process. Now is the perfect time to think about BEST PRACTICES so you can identify the strongest applicants for your next incoming class. Check out our new infographic – a great reminder to share with your colleagues and staff!

Download the booklet Recruiting International Students >> (PDF)
As part of ETS's commitment to the graduate and business school community, we have collaborated with Inside Higher Ed to bring you a compilation of news articles on this timely topic.

Quick and Custom Reports Now Available in the ETS® Data Manager >>
The ETS® Data Manager provides GRE score users with the ability to quickly and conveniently view applicants' scores online. Now, approved users can also view quick reports and create custom summary data reports. To learn more or request access to the ETS Data Manager, just visit

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Resources to Help with Using and Understanding GRE Scores

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 revised General Test.

A Snapshot of the Individuals Who Took the GRE® revised General Test
This report provides characteristics of interest and performance information for test takers who took the GRE revised General Test between August 2011 and June 2014. The report is intended to help GRE score users understand the scores they receive and to encourage appropriate score use.

Concordance and Other Score Interpretation Information
Verbal Reasoning and Quantitative Reasoning concordance tables, information on the scoring process, interpretive data and more to help graduate and business schools in comparing applicants who took the GRE General Test prior to August 1, 2011, to applicants who took the GRE revised General Test on or after August 1, 2011.

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 on either the current or prior score scales.

Sample Institution Score Report
A sample of the current score report for the GRE revised 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 revised 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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