We Know You Want More Than Knowledge From Your College Experience.
Going to college is about more than spending long hours studying in the library or sitting in class listening to lectures. It is also about growing as an individual and enhancing your overall perspective of the world. The more involved you are in university student life, the easier it will be for you to transition into the working world and succeed in your career.
The networking portion of university student life is immense. As a student, you get to meet professors, recruiters and like-minded students that share common interests with you. Professors can help you get your first job after college or provide you with recommendations on career opportunities. Meeting recruiters at university sponsored events is an excellent way to develop contacts and land interviews with well-respected companies in the community. Your fellow classmates may also be able to help you get a job or give you tips on where to apply.
Many students form life-long friendships with their fellow classmates, which helps them on a personal and professional level later in life. Study groups, clubs and intramural sports help students meet and form friendships in positive environment. There are also lots of social events that take place near campus, making it easy to mingle and meet new people. Developing interpersonal skills in college will help to propel you in your career.
Achieving Academic Success
Our students work hard to reach new heights of academic success because collegiate performance contributes often to future career and personal accomplishments. We are proud to honor our students through their achievements, from awards and merit-based scholarships to reaching the Dean’s and Honor’s List through maintaining a high-grade point average. You can find additional information on retention and graduation rates from our Student Retention and Services Department.