At Grinnell, preparing for one’s future is simply part of the student experience. Every incoming first-year and transfer student is assigned an adviser from the Exploratory Career Community. This is the adviser you will work with to:

  • explore your interests, values, and strengths;
  • develop the tools to focus and deepen your exploration process;
  • make connections with others, including CLS and campus resources as well as alumni, recruiters, and other helpful stakeholders;
  • identify relevant experiential learning activities, including shadowing, campus employment, students groups, among others; and
  • learn about and ultimately transition to one of the CLS’s pre-professional Career Communities.


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