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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/April 2018 GRE eUpdate
Discover a new destination for resources to support holistic admission practices, download new data about test takers to help with recruitment and admissions planning, and get recruitment tips and insights from a GRE® Search Service power user. All of this and more in the latest issue of the GRE newsletter.

New data about 2016–17 GRE Test Takers
Get access to the most comprehensive GRE test-taker data released to date. The new edition of A Snapshot of the Individuals Who Took the GRE® General Test provides a look at 2016–17 test takers and five years of test-taker volume trends to help inform your recruitment and admissions strategy. Download 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.

Now Available — A Comparison Tool for Law Schools
For law schools that now welcome GRE scores for admission, ETS has introduced a comparison tool to assist these new score users in comparing GRE score results to a LSAT® score.

Advisor Kit Update! New How-to Videos for GRE Test Registration
The collection of resources in the GRE® Advisor Kit continues to grow! Check out the newly released “how-to” videos to help guide future test takers through setting up an ETS account and registering for a GRE test.

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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