Freshman

Explore
 Informational interviews
 Job shadows
 Self assessments
 Career exploration courses
 Meet with a career counselor to discuss career options and goals
 Attend job/career fairs, business career conference and employer information sessions

Prepare
 Create a resume and LinkedIn profile
 Login to UCareerPath to complete your profile and search for part-time jobs

Engage
 Join student clubs and organizations
 Gain job experienc

Sophomore

Explore
 Discuss your career goals with mentors, family, friends, professors and your career counselor
 Investigate major-related careers through informational interviews and employer information sessions
 Attend job/career fairs and business career conference

Prepare
 Update your resume, LinkedIn profile, and UCareerPath profile
 Develop career skills like cover letters, interviewing, introductions and networking

Engage
 Do an internship
 Stay involved in student groups
 Network!

Junior

Explore
 Continue research to narrow down career options and goals
 Research graduate school possibilities

Prepare
 Improve resumes, cover letters and interviewing through career counselors and workshops
 Update your LinkedIn and UCareerPath profile
 Learn career skills such as salary negotiation

Engage
 Do an internship; gain relevant experience
 Develop leadership skills through student groups
 Attend the fall and spring career fair
 Attend employer information sessions
 Participate in a case competition
 Attend a business career conference

Senior

Explore
 Research hiring process for companies and industries of interest

Prepare
 Tailor your resume and cover letter for each application
 Update your LinkedIn and UCareerPath profile
 Polish your interview skills with a career counselor

Engage
 Network with everyone!
 Attend the fall and spring career fair
 Attend employer information sessions
 Attend business career conference
 Check job listings in UCareerPath, CareerShift, and GoinGlobal
 Apply for graduate school
 Report your career plans