Federal Work Study – Professional Development Requirement

Please complete one form for each professional development event you attend. Students are required to attend at least 1 per semester while employed as a research assistant through the Office of Undergraduate Research. Students may choose professional development activities such as PackPros (see below), thesis dissertation defense, career fair, graduate school workshops, fellowship forums.  Questions?  Please send email to undergradresearch-fwsra@ncsu.edu


PackPros is a FREE professional development and career readiness series led by career ambassadors and leading employers from around the region. From LinkedIn to cover letters, students share their most useful job-seeking tips like:

  • Preparing for Career Fairs
  • Preparing Resumes
  • Covering Cover Letters
  • Prepping for the Interview
  • And more!

Peer-to-peer education combined with on-line resources and employer advice will ensure that you are career ready.

Find and register for PackPros workshops in your ePack Pathway.

PackPros Details

When: Mondays and Tuesdays at 5 p.m. (lasts 45 minutes)
Where: 4280 Talley Student Union *unless otherwise noted below.
Register: Go to the events tab (in the workshop area) in ePACK
Questions? Email career-development@ncsu.edu