The Compass - Discover Yourself


Complete ONE of the following five activities:

  1.  GST 103: Exploring Your Strengths   Date Completed ________

Looking for a major that fits YOU?  Not sure what direction to take? This one-credit, quarter course is designed to help students discover and develop their strengths in academics, career selection, and beyond. Students who understand and regularly apply their strengths throughout their lives are more satisfied and more likely to achieve academic, personal, and professional success.  For more information, contact Christy Huynh.

 2.  GST 110: Life Planning and Major Exploration  Date Completed ________
This course is designed to help students explore their interests, strengths and values and apply them to choosing/confirming their major.  This class is available to incoming first year undeclared students.  

 3.  MBTI: The Myers-Briggs Type Inventory (MBTI):  The MBTI is a personality assessment that you can complete and staff at the Compass will score the assessment and provide feedback for you.  This self-assessment helps you to understand individual differences and uncovers new ways to work successfully in a team.  
Date Completed ________

Once completed, speak with a Compass staff member to connect this self-assessment to major exploration.  Email Christy Huynh to set up a time to complete the assessment. 

Date Completed ________

Visit the Compass Resource Center, 145 Marano Center.

 4.  Focus2:
   The Focus2 Focus-2 is an online, interactive career and education planning system that combines self-assessment, career exploration and decision making into one comprehensive program. To receive a FREE FOCUS2 user id, visit the Resource Center in the Compass, 145 Marano Center.
Date Completed ________

5.  StrengthsQuest Inventory: You will complete an online personal assessment that will identify your top five themes.  If you choose this option, you will be required to sign up for a workshop where you will learn more about your talents and how you can use them to be more successful in your personal, career and academic life.  Nominal fee may be required.  Date Completed ________ 

Visit the Compass Resource Center, 145 Marano Center.