Getting ready to graduate? This can be both an exciting and overwhelming time in your life.

Now in its 3rd year, the Real Life 101 Program helps students about to graduate gain essential skills on how to network, balance finances, search for jobs, develop coping strategies, and succeed as an emerging professional. Students will come away with exceptional resources, an "approved" resume, Alumni connections, and OWU swag.

This exclusive program is for motivated senior students who are eager to work closely with a mentor and prepare for the "real life" after college!

Why Participate? 

  • Get paired with an Alumni Mentor in your field of interest
  • Create a plan with your Career Catalyst & get your Resume approved
  • Graduate with special Graduation Cords & Business Cards/Holders
  • Participate in Professional Workshops on topics such as Career, Finances, Mental Health, Finding Friends, Locating Apartments, etc. (you choose your own adventure!)


Visit Handshake and search for The Real Life 101 events to register for an Information Session


Contact Leigh Mascolino, Director of Career Connection for more information.