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  • Exploring Careers - November 9-10, 2012

November 2014

Discover your calling in God's world through Concordia University, St. Paul's Exploring Careers Weekend Retreat. This overnight campus visit will be filled with fellowship time, worship, and a glimpse of how Concordia University can prepare you for your future! All 9th-12th graders are invited to attend.

During the Exploring Careers weekend, students will have the opportunity to:

  • Participate in Bible studies exploring vocation
  • Learn more about the programs and majors offered at CSP
  • Meet with CSP faculty
  • Stay overnight in the residence halls with current CSP students
  • Explore the CSP campus
  • Worship with and meet high school students from around the country


Registration for this event will open in Summer 2014. Please check back!

Those signed up to attend should prepare the following required items for event check-in:

To request special on-campus accommodations (i.e. dietary needs, language translators or accessibility accommodations) please contact Deanna Pelley at 651-603-6288 or by October 31.

Schedule of Events (tentative)


5:30pm Check-In
6:00pm Icebreakers
6:30pm Dinner
7:00pm Exploring Vocation
8:00pm Campus Tour
9:00pm Chapel & Bonfire
10:00pm Overnight in the Residence Halls                            


8:00am Breakfast
8:30am Exploring Vocation
9:30am Service Project
11:30am Lunch with Faculty
12:30pm What Careers Are Out There? | Career Assessment
1:30pm Admissions & Financial Aid Information
1:45pm Closing Devotion
2:00pm Wrap Up and Goodbyes


What should I bring?
Sleeping bag, pillow, towel, toiletries, Bible, completed Medical Information Form, $10 participation fee

Where will I sleep?
You'll be spending the night in the residence halls with a current CSP student.

How do I get to campus?
If you need help finding a ride, give us a call. We will do our best to arrange to pick you up.

What is the $10 participation fee for?
This fee covers service project expenses. It can be paid by cash or check (made payable to Concordia University) when you check in for this event.

Why should I come?
It's an exciting weekend with great food, lots of fun, and you'll make new friends with students from all around the country!

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Contact Deanna Pelley in the Office of Admissions at 651-603-6288 or

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