CASNR Student Plan: Senior Year

  • Start searching for jobs on HIRE-A-VOL, submitting your resume to positions and registering for interviews by September 1st. Continue to check HIRE-A-VOL at least once a week for new positions.
  • Participate in the Center for Career Development workshops and all special the Center for Career Development/Student Group sponsored career events.
  • Schedule a Video Practice Interview with the Center for Career Development.
  • Research companies and/or graduate schools of interest and watch for application deadlines.
  • Learn how to conduct a thorough job search campaign and update your career plan by meeting with your College Consultant.
  • Plan to be job search ready with a polished resume, professional appearance/attire and a plan of action for your companies of interest by the Fall Job Fair (usually in late September) and the CASNR Career Fair (1st Wed in October).
  • Identify salary ranges and think about salary negotiations and benefits important to you.
  • Continue with the process until your goal of employment or graduate school has been achieved.
  • Begin preparing for the transition to your first successful year on the job.