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Actualize a Major in Actuarial Studies

Join assistant director of the actuarial studies program, Professor Alisa Walch, for an information session this Tuesday, October 22 from 4-5 pm in CPE 2.212. Professor Walch will briefly describe the actuarial profession, the professional actuarial organizations, the actuarial credentialing process, and the UT actuarial program/degree. A significant portion of[...]

Be a Mentor for Incoming Students

We can pretty much all agree that the transition from high school to college is a huge step, made much easier by having others to lean on. If you are passionate about mentorship, or have some advice to give based on your experience as a first-year student, consider applying to[...]

Spend your Summer in the Big Apple!

Don't miss your chance to escape the Texas heat and spend your summer living, working, and learning in the city that never sleeps! Catch one of three information sessions this week, or the next round in November. Dates are listed on the flyer below. UTNY is ideal for majors such[...]

Grad Schools Galore! Happening TONIGHT

Interested in pursuing a Master's degree in Public Health? Don't miss your chance to explore programs and talk with admissions staff from across the globe, tonight from 5:30- 7:30 pm in the Union 3.304. Still have a few years to go before graduation? UT offers an undergraduate major in Public[...]

Live, Work and Learn in the Entertainment Capital of the World

No matter your major, if you are considering a career in the entertainment industry or even just a move to the west coast, be sure to check out one of UTLA's information sessions to find out if the program could be the perfect fit for you! Sessions will provide general[...]

Get Psyched for Psychology Internal Transfer Sessions

Considering a major in Psychology? Find out more information about the program, requirements, and advising at an internal transfer session information session this fall. With such a large program, advisors are not able to see non-majors for advising, so take advantage of this opportunity to meet with them and learn[...]

Peace Corps Info Session TODAY!

Grab a free lunch and meet with a Peace Corps recruiter today from 12:30-2 pm at 2400 Nueces Street! Texas Global is hosting a workshop to improve your application and answer any questions that you may have. The Peace Corps is currently recruiting for more than 130 positions listed on[...]

Explore a Switch to Engineering

Considering transferring to Cockrell School of Engineering? Attend one of four information sessions this semester to learn more about the application, requirements, and advising processes. Attending a session is required before schedule a session with an Engineering Student Services (ESS) advisor. Cockrell's Internal Transfer page has more information about each[...]

"What I Wish I Knew About Being in UGS" Panel

Join former UGS students who have transferred into business, engineering, and more about being undeclared, finding your major, and transferring. Free pizza will be provided, so bring a friend, grab a slice, and learn more about all of the resources UGS has to help you discover your perfect path. We[...]

Entrepreneurship Minor Application Open Now!

The Entrepreneurship Minor aims to empower students with the perspective, knowledge, and skills necessary to engage in entrepreneurship. This study is broadly defined to include the launch and development of new businesses as well as the growth and renewal of existing enterprises. The program will equip students with entrepreneurial thinking[...]
MAJOR ≠ CAREER

Your major does not always determine your career path. Many graduates pursue careers outside their field, depending on their interests and experiences.

EXPERIENCE + DEGREE = CAREER

It’s not just your major that matters! Make yourself marketable by gaining a variety of experiences in college. Read a few inspiring stories by professionals whose experiences led to great careers.

Contact a Vick Center career counselor today to find out how you can turn your major into a career.