Fourth (Senior) Year Student Learning Objectives

1.  Early in their final year, students will review, confirm, and plan for the completion of their graduation requirements.

2.  Early in their final year, students will schedule and then take the steps necessary for successful entry into graduate programs or the job search process (including taking necessary exams, filing graduate school applications, requesting letters of recommendation, attending career fairs, etc.).

3.  Students will learn to confidently present their experience, skills, and achievements to potential employers and/or graduate school selection committees.

4.  Students will learn the necessary administrative processes involved in leaving UCSC and confirming the status of their degree.

5.  Students will learn and consider the ways in which they can stay connected to UC Santa Cruz after earning their degree, such as through campus involvement and/or mentoring future undergraduates, membership in the Alumni Association, etc.

(2/2010)