Successful students explore their choices, engage with university opportunities, seek assistance, and set goals that advance their personal and academic potential. They commit to becoming stronger students and benefit from the supports along the way. Utilize the 2018-2019 Academic Planner for Student Success map out your year ahead!
How do I map out a plan that fits my goals?
Academic advisors and mentors help students understand their choices and find opportunities available on or off campus. Learn about Academic Advising.
How do I choose activities that fit my interests?
Use Campus Pulse to help find Registered Student Organizations that reflect what matters most to you. Select a category and see all the choices in front of you. Talk to students on your floor or in classes about the activities that interest them. Go to Campus Pulse.
I’m not sure what I want to do with my time at UMass, or for a career. How do I get started setting goals?
You don’t have to set your all your goals at once. To get some advice on the next logical steps from students who have made some progress and want to help their peers, walk into Career Services any afternoon when classes are in session. Get started with Career Services.