First year SAGE Scholars participate in a 4-unit graded course during the winter quarter and are required to complete 20 hours of community service (10 hours per quarter). Below are some course materials and information to help you find success in your first year in the SAGE Scholars Program.
*Please note that you may choose to complete your community service hours at any registered non-profit organization(s) of your choosing.
Important Dates to Remember:
January 20: Mandatory SAGE Retreat 10am-4pm
January 25: Internship and Career Fair
February 2018: Apply for Chancellor’s Award of Distinction
February 15: SAGE Social – SAGE Loves You
March 20 @ 12pm: SAGE Winter Quarter Community Service Log & Personal Highlights Form due
May 3: Spring Career Fair
June 4 @ 12pm: SAGE Spring Quarter Community Service Log & Personal Highlights Form due
June 14: SAGE Social – One Last SAGE #UC Bye
Links to various resource centers on campus:
The Division of Career Pathways helps students explore options, connect with opportunities, and succeed. Take advantage of their services early and often to:
· Explore careers and majors
· Create resumes, cover letters, and LinkedIn profiles
· Prepare for interviews
· Find internships and jobs
· Gain admission to graduate or professional school
The Career Center offers drop-in advising Monday through Friday from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. throughout the academic year, on a first come, first served basis. Summer hours are from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. No appointment is necessary. These brief sessions are great for a quick resume or cover letter review. Please bring a hard copy of documents to be reviewed.
Handshake is a comprehensive online job search platform for all UCI students. Through Handshake you can search for all types of internships and jobs, view upcoming workshops and employer events, and see who is coming to the next Career or Grad Fair. Current students already have an account. Your user name is your UCI email address and your password is your student ID number.