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Life After Graduation

Post-Grad Life

In a blink, it will be your senior year, and graduation will be quickly approaching. The excitement and tremendous accomplishment of graduation also mean you will be wondering what comes next.

Explore the resources below to help you navigate your next steps.

The Job Hunt

It is essential to understand the many factors of a job beyond the work itself. As you begin applying for jobs, it is vital to consider the experience you want. 

Where to find jobs

Job search resources

Average compensation for different jobs

Cost of living calculators

Benefits and Insurance

When reviewing a job offer, be sure you are looking at more than just the salary. Your total compensation package typically includes salary, benefits, and even insurance.

Below is a list of compensation components to look for, but don’t forget that companies may have benefits unique to them.

  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • Parental Leave
  • Retirement
  • Life insurance
  • Other unique benefits
    • Gym memberships
    • Tuition support
    • Free Lunch