Check general and major requirements:

  • Consult your DARS.
  • Meet with your College of Arts and Science advisor.
  • Meet with your faculty advisor(s) or Chief Departmental Advisor for your major(s) and minor(s).

Apply to graduate (whether or not you attend the ceremony):

Register with Center for Career Exploration and Success for:

  • career advising
  • career fairs and expos
  • job search resources
  • workshops on job search strategies, preparing resumes and cover letters, etc.
  • mock interviews practice
  • on-campus interviews with potential employers
  • online job/internship database (Handshake)

Prepare for graduate or professional schools:

  • Identify graduate and professional programs with your faculty/pre-professional advisor.
  • Research specific graduate school options through the Center for Career Exploration and Success.
  • Review Graduate Student Policies.
  • Take or retake (if appropriate) graduate school admission tests (i.e. GRE, LSAT, MCAT, etc.).
  • Check application deadlines, including those for assistantships and fellowships.
  • Request letters of recommendation.