Junior

JUNIOR: Goal Setting, Gaining Experience & Grad School Planning

GOALS:

  1. Gain practical experience in your field of choice
  2. Begin researching graduate school possibilities
  3. Develop basic job search skills 
  4. Explore selected career options in depth

WHAT TO DO:

  • Attend Internship Boot Camp or How to Find an Internship presentations to develop skills in searching and applying for internships
  • Search for Alumni-Sponsored Internship opportunities and all other internships on SAINTSLink
  • Attend the Graduate and Professional School Fair and visit appropriate web sites to determine testing dates and locations for graduate admission tests
  • Update your resume and draft a cover letter for a critique from a professional staff member
  • Use Career Services online resources to explore and educate yourself on career options: Spotlight on Careers, Career Search, SAINTSLink
  • Apply for an Internship Fellowship to support an unpaid or underpaid internship
  • Register for the Professional Etiquette Dinner in the fall
  • Attend an Alumni Networking Event and  Laurentians-in-Residence, and participate in Shadow-a-Saint opportunities
  • Continue networking - click here for more information