Center Hours for Spring 2013
Monday through Friday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
* Please call for an appointment.
Tuesdays and Fridays
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Walk-in hours will end on Tuesday, May 7, 2013
Located in Spellman Hall
While you are on your journey to choosing a major, it is important to stop and get information and narrow your choices.
Below are some resources that might help you with your choice of major:
First Year Advising
Your First Year Advisor can help you with your choice of major. Below, are some questions you may want to ask your Advisor:
Faculty & Department Chairs
Talk with faculty members and department chairs to learn more about the coursework and what students can do with the major. See if they can refer you to an upper classman to learn more about the major.
The Gerri Ripp Center for Career Development at Iona offers individual career advising to assist you in achieving your career goals:
There are numerous online resources that can help you choose a major:
Career Information Sessions
The Gerri Ripp Center for Career Development periodically offers information sessions, workshops and events to help freshmen explore majors. Visit GAELlink for further information.
Speaking with others about choice of majors and careers is an excellent way to gather information. Relatives, friends, neighbors, professors, alumni and employers can all be helpful in sharing their knowledge and insights. These individuals can often refer you to other contacts that may be helpful. Learn more about how to conduct informational meetings/ interviews.
Now that you have completed Step 2: Exploring Options, move on the Step 3: Making Your Decision