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Junior-Year Resources

Academic Program Guides

Academic major guides provide specific information for each major offered at UT. You can research a specific major to find out career and salary information, and you can read about special programs and highlights for majors.  These guides can be especially helpful for juniors in helping you get connected to your major.

Career Services

On the career services website, you can find information on internship and job opportunities both on and off campus through Hire-a-Vol. The What Can I Do With This Major? website is also a terrific resource when exploring major and career options.  Please be sure to enroll in CE 404. This class will assist you in identifying what you want to do with your major and will help you take the appropriate steps that will lead you to lifelong career success!

Center for Leadership & Service

The mission of the Center for Leadership & Service is to educate and engage all students to lead and serve the global community. As a junior, you can further develop your leadership skills or serve those in need by participating in the many opportunities available on campus or in the community!  Stop by their Resource Room in the UC, room 315, to learn more about getting connected.

Departmental Websites

Visit this link to find a comprehensive list of the College of Arts & Sciences departments and schools by division.

Go: get inVOLved

Enrich your undergraduate experience by getting involved in a campus organization. This website provides a directory of all the organizations available on campus.

Office of Multicultural Student Life 

This office service to promote diversity and inclusion of all university students in order to impact societal equality on a local, state and global level.

In addition to the many service and leadership opportunities available within the Office of Multicultural Student Life, you can also contact this office for assistance in tutoring or attend one of their VOLS Success Seminars.

Programs Abroad

Studying abroad is an exciting opportunity that allows you the ability to broaden your worldview and help you succeed in a more globalized society. Many students study abroad during their junior year, so we suggest you meet with a programs abroad coordinator very early in your academic career to explore all options available to you.

Scholarship and Fellowship Opportunities

Through the Office of National Scholarships and Fellowships, you can find out how to apply to nationally competitive scholarships and fellowships, such as the Truman, Rhodes, Marshall or Fullbright. Staff will work with you to determine what fellowship would best fit your interests and assist you through the application process.

Student Success Center

The SSC junior website offers information on leadership opportunities.  Learn more about becoming a Supplemental Instruction leader or a Peer Mentor for First Year Studies.

Undergraduate Research

Take advantage of the opportunities available within your major and explore the possibility of working with faculty by assisting in their research. The Office of Undergraduate Research is a great place to get connected!