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Reflexive Exit Essay

During the student's last semester at SIU, they will complete a reflexive essay examining their experiences at SIU and their future goals. The purpose is to think about where you have been, what personal and work force skills you have developed while at SIU, and how you intend to draw upon them in your post-SIU life. This essay is also used by the Director to assess the strengths and weaknesses of the University Studies Program. This essay must be submitted and approved by the director before your application for graduation is approved. The assignment prompt and assessment rubric can be found below.

University Studies Reflexive Exit Essay Prompt

University Studies Reflexive Exit Essay Assessment Rubric (PDF)