Personal Financial Planning
Frequently Asked Questions for Students during Opportunity Days
How do I register for Opportunity Days events?
Visit our student Survey to register for the events in which you are interested in participating: https://ttuhumansciences.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_1XLZn4nKMQoHrgx
Should I attend Opportunity Days even if I’m not looking for an internship or job right away?
Absolutely! You do not have to interview, but attending the events and interacting with professionals will be a great way to start networking. Bring resumes and/or business cards if you wish!
Where do I pick up my nametag for the week?
For students that have registered at https://ttuhumansciences.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_1XLZn4nKMQoHrgx may pick up nametags in Cynthia Cantu’s office on Feb 3rd and 4th and should wear them Wednesday through Friday at all events. Tickets to all registered events will be in the back of your nametag.
How do I register for an interview?
Register for interviews through career services, and upload resumes on RaiderJobs: 806-742-2210, www.depts.ttu.edu/careercenter/
How do I attend PFPA Casino Night?
First register at https://ttuhumansciences.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_1XLZn4nKMQoHrgx for all Opportunity Days’ Events.
Get in touch with your PFPA officers to pay for the tickets or Cynthia Cantu in 257B.
Prices: $10 for all PFP students until Christmas Break
After Christmas Break- Paid member: $10, non-member: $20, Night of the Event: $25.
What is the attire for these events?
Dress for most events is business casual. However, it is business dress for the banquet and interviews.
Will there be a time for interaction with the business representatives?
There are plenty of events to interact with professionals! There will be a Wine Education Reception on Wednesday, February 5th, as well as a PFP Alumni Panel on Thursday, February 6th. Every event is an opportunity to network!
How much does it cost to attend the banquet?
Banquet tickets are $15 if paid for on or before January 24th. After that date the tickets go up to $25. Cash only please. Tickets can be purchased in Cynthia Cantu’s office. Be sure to also register at https://ttuhumansciences.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_1XLZn4nKMQoHrgx.
Can I bring a significant other or spouse?
Yes, prices may vary for each event they wish to attend. Admittance to the banquet for a guest will be $25. Admittance to Casino Night will be $20.
I have already registered for Opportunity days but have changed my mind of attending a few events?
This is ok! You can change your response to take off you rsvp from an event or attend a new event by emailing Cynthia Cantu at Cynthia.email@example.com.
After I upload my resume to raider jobs what do I do?
In order to apply for the interviews you will sign into your RaiderJobs account, select on campus interviews and apply. You will see all the employers accepting applications. You can then submit your resume for them to review. If you are selected you will receive an email indicating if you were selected or not accepted. Always check your junk mails because these sometimes go into Junk.