Freshman Year

Freshman Year

Freshman Year: Focus

During your freshman year, connect with Experiential Learning and Career Management (ELCM), clubs, events, and your advisor.  Here are some specific things you can do during your first year at Millersville to start your journey of becoming a fulfilled, educated professional in the field of your choice:

Use FOCUS, a web-based assessment tool to explore how you fit into different career fields.  Click HERE to access FOCUS.

Research Majors and Careers with online tools and Major Views videos.

Get connected with MU CareerConnection to find part-time jobs on or off-campus, register for career events, internship selections, and connect with employers. Get familiar navigating Career Connection to learn more about managing your success as a student at Millersville and after you graduate.

Talk to your Academic Advisor and learn more about Millersville's Majors and Minors. Get to know your professors and discuss careers in your major.

Like Experiential Learning and Career Management on Facebook to get regular updates on events, career development news, and important job-search tips.

Attend Workshops on: study skills, test taking, time management, and resume critiques.

Check out Volunteer Central for volunteer service activities on campus and in the community.

Find out about all of the extra-curricular activities and organizations MU has to offer at Get Involved

Partner with a peer mentor or a professional mentor.  To get started contact the Millersville Mentoring Alliance Program.