Love Your Major Month

Love Your Major

Have you found your right match - with your major?  February is LOVE YOUR MAJOR MONTH. 
Events throughout February will help you explore your current or potential major, and ensure you've found the right match. 
 

INDIVIDUAL ACTIVITIES

MONTH-LONG ACTIVITIES

ALUMNI PANEL hosted by Alumni Services

Scholar Space, Rod Library 301 | Feb. 6, 7–8 p.m.

Hear from recent alumni who graduated with Liberal Arts majors from UNI.  What are they doing now?  What advice do they have for current students?  View alumni profiles.

STRONG INTEREST INVENTORY

Want an assessment that goes more in depth with major and career recommendations? The Strong Interest Inventory is available through the Office of Academic Advising for $16 and includes a full packet of your results plus a meeting with an advisor to go through your results together.

 

CAREER READINESS WALK UP APPOINTMENTS

Rod Library | Feb. 6, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Visit with Career Services staff about resumes, career fair, job shadowing assistance and more.  Have your LinkedIn profile reviewed, and a professional portrait taken.

MAJORS AND MOCKTAILS WITH THE PEERS

Our peer advisors will host a variety of "interest" areas and provide mocktails! 

WHY I LOVE MY MAJOR

Maucker Union | Feb. 14, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Stop by our table to write on a heart about how much you love your major!

MAJOR CHANGERS 

Gilchrist 102

Students considering changing their majors may visit the Office of Academic Advising any time to discuss the options and learn about the process.

JOB, INTERNSHIP, & GRADUATE SCHOOL FAIR

McLeod Center | Feb. 18, 11a.m. - 3 p.m.

Are you looking for an internship or a potential job shadowing opportunity? Be sure to stop by the Career Fair to meet potential employers and explore your options.  Employers who are willing to host job shadows will have signs on their tables.  View a list of attending employers

EMPLOYER PANEL - INSIGHTS & ADVICE 

Schindler 220 | Feb. 26, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Hear from employers of UNI Graduates.  What qualities are they looking for?  Does major matter?  What advice would they give to college students about preparing for the job search?

DECLARATION DAY!

102 Gilchrist | Feb. 28, 8:15 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Are you ready to declare your major?  The office of Academic Advising will have walk-in hours all day to help with the declaration process.  Declare before Fall 2019 registration so you can connect with your new department and receive registration assistance.