The San Francisco Idealist Grad Fair October 11, 5:00 - 8:00 PM
Learn about admissions requirements and application deadlines for graduate programs in social work, public policy, nonprofit management, international affairs, public interest law, social entrepreneurship, and many more
Speak with graduate admissions advisors from local, national and international universities
The fair is free and open to anyone considering graduate school. Watch these two short videos to see why you should attend the fair and what it looks like.
Visit IdealistGradSchool.org for additional resources to assist you in planning for grad school.
Parking around the venue may be very difficult to find so we encourage you to use public transportation or taxis to get to the fair. If you are bringing your car you will have to try and locate a parking spot at one of the free lots throughout Golden Gate Park.
Do not park:
At the San Francisco County Fair Building itself, it is a tow-away zone.
Along Lincoln Way, it is also a tow-away zone during the hours of the fair.
In the Music Concourse Garage unless you are leaving the fair early; the garage closes at 7:00pm.
We strive to make our events accessible to people of all abilities, if you a request for accommodation please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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