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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

August 2017 GRE eUpdate
Take a few minutes to scan the latest GRE® newsletter. You'll find five GRE Program updates for the 2017–18 testing year, six quick tips for business schools that want to maximize their applicant pool and 10 Top FAQs about the ETS® Data Manager — the fastest way to access your applicants' GRE score information, create quick and custom summary reports, and more.

Simplified pricing for GRE Search Service — no more annual subscription fee
A recent pricing policy change means programs using this popular recruitment tool now pay only for the names they need with no more annual subscription fee. Additional ordering enhancements will make using the service even easier and more efficient. For additional information, contact a Search Service specialist.

GRE Subject Tests — Updates
Review this information about the new scoring method for all GRE® Subject Tests and learn about the new subscores for the GRE Psychology Test. Both changes are effective with September 2017 test administrations.

Tell prospective applicants about this newest offering with two official practice tests (sold separately), each containing a different set of never-before-published real test questions! Users receive scores within minutes for all three measures, explanations for correct answers, a score report that summarizes their performance and more!

Key Trends in Graduate and Professional Education: Attracting Students in Changing Times
With support from ETS, Inside Higher Ed presents this compilation of insightful articles that explores key trends in graduate and professional education.

eUpdate Newsletter

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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 the higher education admissions process. Now is the perfect time to review BEST PRACTICES so you can identify the strongest applicants for your next incoming class. Share this infographic with your colleagues and staff!

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.

A Snapshot of the Individuals Who Took the GRE® General Test
This report provides characteristics of interest and performance information for test takers who took the GRE General Test between July 2013 and June 2016. 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 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 on either the current or prior score scales.

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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