FirsT Year


Welcome to your Freshman year at PLNU! Here are some tips on how to discover your strengths and make the most out of your first year.


☐  Get involved in campus clubs & activities.

☐  Research "What Can I Do With This Major?and other tools on our website.  

☐  Meet with your OSV Personal Career Coach about your major and Top 5 Strengths.

☐  Participate in a Strengths on Point workshop.

☐  Attend Major Exploration event in the fall to meet faculty in your department and talk about career options with your OSV coach!

☐  Activate your Handshake profile at

☐  Connect with your professors and advisors during office hours.

☐  Create a resume and have it reviewed by your OSV coach at Career Lab.

☐  Search for summer jobs & internships!