UConn Waterbury Career Development Office: Rm. 228E
Make a Career or Study Abroad Appointment: AdvApp
Hours: M 1-5, T,W, Th 8:30-5:00 203-236-9913 firstname.lastname@example.org
If still undecided, read Catalog: Check upper-level courses that interest you catalog.uconn.edu/
Narrow choice of majors; List majors that interest you:
- _______________________ 2. ______________________ Minor: ______________________
Meet w/ faculty to learn about major (s) that you’re considering
- ____________________________ 2. __________________________
Cultivate mentoring relationship with at least one faculty member in your major
Examine Education Abroad programs abroad.uconn.edu Go to the Office of Career Development
Go to Majors and Careers to research majors.
Visit internships.uconn.edu : Internships for academic credit? See Web site above and your advisor!
Visit the Math and Writing Center (library) to improve your academic success skills
Assume more active roles in clubs or organizations to which you belong, such as ASG
Commit to Community Service, such as Big Brothers/Sisters; United Way, etc.
Work as a summer advising assistant: see an advisor in Student Services for more info
Career Development Foundations
Complete on-line Skill ID: iseek.org/careers/skillsAssessment &
Interest Profiler: mynextmove.org/explore/ip
Be intentional with Work-study, summer jobs, winter breaks to strengthen skills
Create a draft resume. RESUME PACKET Come in to the Office of Career Development for a critique.
Conduct two Informational Interviews. Use the Husky Alumni Network for assistance
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Build career-related experience: Non-paid internships, Work-study, p/t and summer jobs, community service volunteering, and employment during winter breaks