Second and Third Year Checklist

 

1.  Seek Tutoring if you are struggling in a course.  The TLC offers FREE tutoring!

 

2.  Take a variety of Essential Learning/General Education courses to explore major and areas of study.

 

3.  Visit Educational Access Services if you have a documented disability. Visit their website for more information on the types of accommodations available.

 

4.  If you have decided on a major:

 

5.  If you are undecided about a major, IRIS Advisors can assist you in registering for the next semester and with major exploration.  Call 970-248-1177 or visit IRIS in Lowell Heiny Hall to make an appointment or to hear the next available walk-in hours.

 

6.  Learn more about different majors and related career possibilities by checking out the What to do with a Major page.

 

7.  Register in November or April for next semester--see the Registrar's site for specific Registration Dates.

 

8.  Take on a leadership role in student organizations or clubs within your academic area.

 

9.  Participate in cooperative education and/ or internships--visit your Faculty Advisor to find out more information.

 

10.  Explore whether an academic minor will fit into your program that will diversify your academic training and provide you with more career possibilities.

 

11.  Make an appointment with your advisor to make sure you are meeting the requirements for Graduation.

 

12.  Prepare and arrange for appropriate testing (GRE, MCAT, CPA exam, etc.)

 

13.  Considering changing your major? See the IRIS Advising Staff for guidance.

 

14.  Create your Handshake Profile and network with potential employers.

 

15.  Consider completing an internship.  Check out internship opportunities on Handshake, contact Career Services or visit with your Faculty Advisor for help with finding internship opportunities.