Important Dates for the Sophomore Plan of Study
First meeting for sophomores
January 24, 2013, 6:30 p.m.: Lang PAC Pearson-Hall Theater. Guidelines and information for all sophomores.
Career Services Open House
January 25, 2013, 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.: Career Services Office, Parrish W135
January 28 to February 7, 2013: Departments, programs, the Lang Center for Civic and Social Responsibility, and the Honors Program hold informational meetings [PDF] for prospective majors and minors.
Sophomores request sophomore plan advisor
January 28 to February 8, 2013: Sophomores turn in the Request For Sophomore Plan Advisor [PDF] form directly to the academic department(s) named, no later than February 8. Students interested in teacher certification also submit a copy to the Department of Educational Studies.
Lang Center for Civic and Social Responsibility
February 11, 2013: 4:30 pm.: visit the Lang Center to learn how you might incorporate volunteer service programs into your Plan of Study.
Departments notify students of designated sophomore plan advisor; students sign up for advising sessions
February 11 to February 15, 2013: Departments notify students of their sophomore plan advisor as soon as possible and no later than February 15. Students sign up for advising sessions by February 15.
Students meet with sophomore plan advisor to prepare draft
February 18 to February 22, 2013: Sophomores meet with their designated faculty member for discussion of plans for the junior and senior years.
Students meet with sophomore plan advisor to review draft
February 25 to February 28, 2013: Sophomores meet with their designated faculty member to review a draft of the Sophomore Plan of Study. Sophomores interested in teacher certification check out their plan with the Department of Educational Studies.
TURN IT IN! Final plan and application due directly to departments and programs
NOON, March 1, 2013: Application for a major and any (optional) minors with Sophomore Plan Cover Sheet [PDF] is submitted directly to each relevant department and/or program by this date. A copy must also be submitted to the Dean's Office (Parrish 108). Applications for Honors [PDF] can be included with this application.
Notification of Students
By March 29, 2013: Department and programs notify students of their decisions. Sophomores will see their new advisors during the Advising Period, April 8 - 18.