Senior Success Day: Training for Your Future

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Registration for 2014 Senior Success Day has come to a close.

You’re finally ready to enter the workforce...or are you?

Before you attempt to land your dream job, hone your interviewingnetworking, and etiquette skills during USM’s Senior Success Day, set for Tuesday, February 25, 2014.

You should attend Senior Success Day.

Why? Because business leaders and human resources professionals from major organizations will be on hand to help you with gain the knowledge you need to achieve your career goals with:

  • Mock Interviews

  • Mastering the art of networking

  • Tips for repaying student loans

  • Business etiquette and more

For questions, call 913-758-6131 or email





8:30 – 8:45 a.m.

Check In & Welcome

Berchmans Hall - Entrance

Coffee and breakfast items provided.

8:45 – 9 a.m.

I am a Saint Mary Alum

Berchmans Hall - Lecture Hall

Embracing your newest professional affiliation and your membership in the Kansas City Alumni Council.

9 – 10:30 a.m.

The Collegiate Learning Assessment

Berchmans Hall - Lecture Hall

Validate the prestige and strength of your degree!

11:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Accelerating Your Transition to the Workplace

Berchmans Hall - Lecture Hall

Featured presenter John Laws, President of Career Catalyst and business professional with over 30 years of experience, will give key insights on how to successfully launch your career!

11:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.

Faculty & Senior Lunch

Mead Hall - Walnut Room

Take the opportunity to sit down with the professors who have championed your success and served as educators, mentors, and professional references.

1 – 3:30 p.m.

Mock Interviews

Student Nurses: Berchmans Hall - Mission Classroom
All Other Students: Saint Mary Hall - Social Room

Practice your interviewing skills with alumni and
employers who will give feedback to help you land that first professional job or secure your place in graduate school!

1 – 3:30 p.m.

Teacher Interviews

Education Majors: Berchmans Hall - Red Room

Teacher Interviews for Education Majors with local school districts.

1 – 3 p.m.

Worried About Loan Repayment?

Mead Hall - Student Services

Sit down one-on-one with our financial aid professionals to get your loan repayment questions answered.

1 – 3 p.m.

Are You Ready for Graduation?

Mead Hall - Faculty / Staff Lounge

Finalize your graduation day event details and purchase your cap & gown - and avoid shipping costs!



Contact the Student Success Office

Kaela McWherter
On campus: ext. 6119
Nick Cale
On campus: ext. 6131

The Student Success Office is dedicated to helping students gain the most  academic achievement during their stay at USM — from day one to graduation.