Scripps Research Graduate Program Open House

Scripps Research hosted its fourth annual virtual Graduate School Open House on October 13, 2023. The two-hour live event included a detailed overview of our graduate program and admissions process, a live chat with faculty members on our admissions committee, a panel discussion with current Scripps Research graduate students, and a period for questions and answers.

Watch the four videos below from the event to discover what it means to earn your doctoral degree at Scripps Research, how to navigate the online application process, and daily life as a grad student.

Session 1: Graduate Program Overview

Session 2: Tips from the Admissions Committee

Admissions committee members discuss the application process, what they look for in an applicant, what makes an application stand out, and more.

Session 3: Admissions from the Student Perspective

Q&A with current Scripps Research graduate students discussing their experience applying to grad school and getting started at Scripps.

Session 4: Questions and Answers


To view other videos with our graduate students, postdoctoral researchers and faculty members, visit our Scripps Graduate Program YouTube channel at, and be sure to subscribe!