Happy Finals Week!

Make sure to get plenty of sleep and take a break or two to walk around the campus now and then for a refresher. Take a look at all the things you need to know for week 11, including important dates, job opportunities, fellowships and mentorship programs.

Important Dates

  • Finals Week: Dec. 5-9
  • MyDegrees Not Refreshing: Dec. 12-13, due to high volume of activity, MyDegrees data are not refreshed nightly during grading
  • Grades available on Web: Dec. 14
  • Walk-in Advising Appointments: Jan. 9-10

Coming Spring Term!

Registration PINS

Starting Spring term 2017, ALL students must have an approved Fall 2017 term course plan on file in their MyDegrees, in order to receive a PIN and register for classes. Tutorial for MyDegrees and Planner.

First-Year students will receive their Winter and Spring Term PINS after the First Year Workshops or individual advising appointment.


Announcement all PHHS students

Check your email for an upcoming OSS evaluation! Fill out the evaluation to provide feedback for our advising staff. Your input is greatly valued.

Job Opportunities

Peer Advisor
The Office of Student Success in the College of Public Health and Human Sciences is looking for student workers to fill 6-7 part-time peer advisor positions (approximately 4-12 hours a week, not to exceed 20 hours per week). Peer advising provides support and services to PHHS students in the following areas: academic advising, internships, study abroad, career development, graduate programs admissions, and accreditation and assessment.
Application Deadline: Jan. 11, 2017. See Ask a Peer Advisor for more information.

Washington State University, Office of Student Affairs
The WSU Office of Student Affairs is looking to hire a full time employee to provide programming for students and staff on basic mental and emotional health topics as well as assist with grant operations for our Suicide Prevention efforts. The position pays around $32,000/year.
Application Deadline: Jan. 10, 2017. Visit the position posting for more information.

Fellowship Program

The Phi Kappa Phi Fellowship Program is designed to provide support to active Phi Kappa Phi members as they prepare to enter their first year of graduate or professional studies in the upcoming 2017 academic year. The Phi Kappa Phi Fellowship program awards 6 Fellowships of $15,000 and 54 Fellowships of $5,000. One requirement is that the applicant may not have already earned more than nine semester hours of graduate/professional school credits by Deadline of April 15, 2017. Applications and additional information can be found at Phi Kappa Phi.

Mentorship Program

URSA Engage is designed to establish mentoring relationships for undergraduates early in their program at OSU. The program will provide $750 for the undergraduate URSA Engage awardees. Undergraduate Application Deadline: Jan. 31, 2017. For more information and to register, see: URSA Engage


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