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Senior Check List

Check general and major requirements:

  • Consult your DARS.
  • Meet with your College of Arts and Science advisor.
  • Meet with your faculty advisor(s) or Chief Departmental Advisor for your major(s) and minor(s).

Apply to graduate (whether or not you attend the ceremony):

Register with Career Services for:

  • career advising
  • career fairs and expos
  • job search resources
  • workshops on job search strategies, preparing resumes and cover letters, etc.
  • mock interviews practice
  • on-campus interviews with potential employers
  • online resume database (CAREERlink) [login required]

Prepare for graduate or professional schools:

  • Identify graduate and professional programs with your faculty/pre-professional advisor.
  • Research specific graduate and professional programs through Career Services.
  • Review The Graduate School Option [PDF].
  • Take or retake (if appropriate) graduate school admission tests (i.e. GRE, LSAT, MCAT, etc.).
  • Check application deadlines, including those for assistantships and fellowships.
  • Request letters of recommendation.


Miami University
College of Arts & Science

  • Academic Advising
    146 Upham Hall
    Oxford, Ohio 45056
    Ph: (513) 529-3031
    Fx: (513) 529-5026
    Office hours: 8am-5pm

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