PUSH4IT

 

WHY JOIN?

1. Support to Graduate in 4 years

Our office is here to offer you the resources and encouragement to help students meet their goals and timely graduation. We have peer coaches, staff mentors, workshops, tutoring, and many other resources.

2. Lower College Costs

Save money by graduating in 4 years, minimize costs of adding extra semesters, and join the workforce and begin earning money, or pursue graduate school.

3. Take 15 Credits

Research actually shows that students who are taking 15 credits are receiving higher grades and meeting timely graduation.

4. Track along with your progress

Meet with OAS staff each semester to review credits and track progress. Gain confidence in your academic planning and matriculation through UF.

PUSH4it Four Year Guide

Blue items are mandatory each year. Orange: pick 1-2 each year to complete

The goal is that by participating in these few various requirements per year, students will feel confident in their matriculation through UF and be well equipped to graduate in 4 years.

First-yearSecond-yearThird-yearFourth-year
Meet with their academic advisor Meet with their academic advisor Meet with their academic advisor Meet with their academic advisor
Meet with OAS Staff to Develop a 4 year Student Success Plan Declare a Major* **Engagement in the World: Quest Year 3 Experience Presentation of Quest 3 Experience
Complete CHOMP and meet CCC Advisor. Link Complete a resume Attend Fall Career fair or Grad fair Mock grad or career interview (Fall)

Volunteer or service learning in the field of interest

Conduct an informational interview with a career field or job shadow Attend Career Showcase or Grad Prep Symposium Adulting 101 workshop with CCC

Attend a Scholarship workshop or UF campus job workshop

Gator Professional Series via Canvas. Link Attend Diversity Meet-Up/or Employer Perspective workshop at CCC SFA Financial Literacy Workshop

Attend an undergraduate research workshop. Link

LAP2 participation SFA Financial Literacy Workshop Present undergraduate research at conference or symposium

Milestone Check-In meeting with OAS (revisit Student Success Plan each year)

Milestone Check-In meeting with OAS (revisit Student Success Plan each year Milestone Check-In meeting with OAS (revisit Student Success Plan each year Milestone Check-In meeting with OAS
30 credits 60 credits 90 credits 120 credits/Graduate

*You may change your major, however, if a student decides to change their major they must meet with an academic advisor and OAS staff beforehand.
** Quest 3 options are internship or co-op, research, public service, study abroad, community service, or design and competition.

Applications for PUSH4IT open annually during Summer B