About

The Maverick Advantage program prepares students for their future careers through experiential learning opportunities inside and outside the classroom.

How It Works

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MAKE A PLAN

When will you participate in your selected experiences? Have you already started one or more?

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Research

Which of the Distinguishing Activities are the best fit for your major, interests and future career? Where can you access the experiences?

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DEVELOP YOUR RESUME

Develop your resume and prepare your reflection for your Maverick Advantage Distinction application.

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DISTINGUISHING ACTIVITIES

To earn the Maverick Advantage Distinction, you need three different experiences that contribute to distinct categories within leadership development, career development, undergraduate research, global engagement, and community engagement.

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Apply

Apply for Maverick Advantage Distinction and complete the online application which includes your resume and written reflection.