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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 Research Foundation for the GRE® revised General Test: A Compendium of Studies >>
Just released! Comprehensive collection of the extensive research efforts and other activities that led to the successful launch of the GRE revised General Test in 2011. Gain an understanding of the efforts that were critical in making the most trusted assessment of graduate-level skills even better.

June 2014 GRE eUpdate >>
This time of year is always exciting for the GRE Program as we get ready for our peak testing season. That's because we know how each test taker helps contribute to a vibrant pipeline of prospective students who will soon be applying to graduate and business schools worldwide. This issue of eUpdate is focused on helping you advise, recruit and admit those students.

Apply now for the next GRE Test Preparation Workshop for Campus Educators: September in Philadelphia >>
Representatives from academic institutions are invited to learn about the GRE® revised General Test and how to prepare students to test to the level of their abilities. Attendees will be able to serve as campus resources, conducting workshops and training sessions for college-based and university-based test preparation activities. The next workshop will be held on Monday, September 22, 2014, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.

More Dates and Times Available! GRE Educate Webinar Series for Advisors and Educators >>
This popular, jam-packed webinar series, created especially for advisors and educators, brings key facts, details, tips and strategies taken from ETS's renowned test preparation workshop directly to you in time-friendly video modules complete with a live Q&A with GRE experts. These specially-developed presentations for the GRE revised General Test are only available through these webinar sessions so don't miss out — sign up today!

Free Publicity for Campus Recruitment Events >>
It just got easier to have your school's graduate recruitment events publicized — for FREE — on the official GRE revised General Test page on Facebook®. It's a perfect way to reach nearly 400,000 prospective graduate and business school students — and their friends! Simply submit your event information at least 45 days prior to your event date and we'll take it from there!

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Resources to Help Schools with GRE revised General Test 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 July 1, 2012, and June 30, 2013. 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.

Understanding and Using the New GRE Score Scales — On-demand Webinar
An in-depth video presentation that will walk you through the current score scales, how to compare candidates on the prior and current score scales, and how to use concordance information. (Approximately 15 minutes)

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

A complete collection of resources for advisors and educators to share with students can be found in the official GRE Advisor Kit.

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