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Hit the Ground Running 

Employers and graduate schools want to see an impressive resume of experiences in addition to good grades in challenging classes. 

As a transfer student, you will have less time at the U to get involved in activities to build that resume. To achieve your life goals, you will need to hit the ground running after your acceptance at the U!

Before Your First Semester at the U

During Your 1st Semester

During Your 2nd Semester

During Your Final Semesters

  • Attend a Career & Professional Development Center Interviewing Workshop.
  • Meet regularly with your career counselor.
  • Speak to your professors about letters of recommendation.
  • Take on a leadership role in one of your extra-curricular activities.
  • Keep attending Job and Graduate Degree Fairs
  • Know the application processes, requirements, and deadlines for graduate programs of interest to you.
  • Keep building your resume with new experiences!
Last Updated: 8/4/17