Faculty Advising Workshops and MASTER Advising Workshop

RSVP today to attend the Basic Advising Workshops for Faculty (attend all 3 workshops and earn an Advising Certificate). You may also RSVP for the MASTER Advising Workshop, open only to faculty/staff who have completed the 6-hour Basic Advising Workshop series (either in Winter 2014 or Fall 2014 semesters).

Orientation and Faculty Advising of New Students

Complete your department's advising availability during new student orientations.

Faculty and Staff Advisors

This is a collaborative page for all academic advisors on campus. Its content is driven by you but is maintained by the Student Success Center. Faculty and Staff Advisors have long been asking for a "one-stop-shop" online resource area for all things related to academic advising. Feel free to send an email to studentsuccess@umflint.edu with feedback and/or requests for additions.

Advisor Notes

Advisor Notes are accessed by logging in to the Student Information System (SIS) at sis.umflint.edu, clicking the Faculty Services tab, selecting the Advisors Menu, and choosing Advisor Notes.

Career Development

Click here to learn MORE about career services at UM-Flint.

Don't Cancel Class!

Before canceling class, consider having a professional academic advisor/counselor conduct a workshop during your scheduled class time.

Requests made with a 24-hour notice will be filled if there is an advisor available.

Simply click here to complete your request.

Workshop topics include:

Resume, Interviewing, and Networking 101
Tips for creating a dynamic resume, basic interview techniques and important preparation strategies, and tips on building a network that will open doors in the future.

Career Development and the Careers 4 Years program
Explanation of career resources at UM-Flint and what it takes to get a career in a competitive, global job market.

Academic Success
Explains proper time management and what learning styles are, assesses the students learning styles and time management skills, then explains the best way to utilize those styles and skills.

Majors and Careers: How to Decide
Explores how to connect personality, interests, abilities, and values with careers and majors.

Graduate School: Getting There from Here
Is graduate school the right choice and if it is how to find the right one and how to get in.

Events, Workshops

Coming soon!

Financial Aid

Click here to learn MORE about Financial Aid.

General Education Resources

Click here to learn MORE about the General Education Program.

 

Internships

Coming soon!

Jobs

Career Connection is the gateway for student and alumni to all things related to careers, including workshops and events happening on and around campus. These events are designed to enhance knowledge about the job market, career searching, resume building, and self-marketing. What’s more, studens can upload their finished resume to be personally critiqued by a career counselor in the Student Success Center before applying to the hundreds of daily job postings that you can find in Career Connection from employers looking SPECIFICALLY for UM-Flint students and alumni!

 

Please click here to enter the online site to apply for job opportunities for students, workstudy and non-student temporary employees. Student, work-study and non-student jobs require candidates to apply online at umjobs.org , using the on-line system. A profile and resume are required for applying.

 

 

Leadership Opportunities

Coming soon!

Majors - Exploring, Defining, etc.

Click here to learn MORE about steps for selecting, changing, or researching a major.

Orientation for students

Orientation at the University is a required program designed to facilitate a smooth transition to UM-Flint and assist students in making the most of their college experience. During orientation, students will discuss UM-Flint with currently enrolled students, learn strategies to being successful in the University environment, and become orientated to their new surroundings.

Orientations are specific to admission type.

Click here for MORE information about orientation.

Professional development resources for advisors

Coming soon!

Resumes, Cover Letters, etc.

Optimal Resume is a free tool available to UM-Flint students and alumni.

Service Learning

Click here to learn MORE about service learning.

Transfer credits

Click here to learn MORE about transfer credits and for the transfer equivalencies database.

Veterans Resources

Click here to learn MORE about Veterans Resources.

Worksheets

Coming soon!