Year
Theme
Academic Credits
Mandatory Components
Components
First Year

Explore

Up to 5 Credits

  • Attend at SAO/WAO
  • Meet with King’s Promise Advisor
  • Complete End of Year Survey
  • Complete three required activities

Create

Engagement

Discover

Middle Years

2nd year

Decide

Up to 10 Credits Completed

  • Complete End of Year Check-in by April 30th
  • Two Career development activity prior to Year 2 meeting/Check in
  • Mandatory resume review with The Write Place or Career Services at Western. Final Resume should be sent to thekingsway@kings.uwo.ca
  • Work experience from previous summer, during school year, or sustained volunteer experience by July 31st.

Create

Engagement

Discover

Middle Years

3rd Year

Commit

Up to 15 Credits Completed

  • Complete End of Year Check-in by April 30th.
  • Two Career development activity prior to Year 3 meeting/check-in
  • Mandatory mock interview with Careers and Experience
  • One Life After King’s Event Attendance
  • Related work experience from previous summer, during school year, or sustained volunteer experience by July 31st.

Create

Engagement

Discover

Graduating Years

4th Year

Specialize

Up to 20 Credits

  • First Check in completed by Dec 31st
  • Final Check in completed by April 30th
  • The Year Four Portfolios consists of reflections on your experiences, your updated resume, and meaningful employment searching overview. Complete draft version for final interview. The final portfolio must be submitted 30 days after your final exam or its equivalent or the last day of your semester.

3 Electives to support transition to meaningful employment/career focused on Transition