Finishing Up

Prepare for your career


As you near the end of your time as a graduate student, the Career Center hopes you will take advantage of the various resources that can prepare for your next professional endeavor. Whether it's a full time job, academic research, or a teaching track, the recommendations below will help you confidently reach your next destination.

 

1.  REFINE YOUR
Documents

Use these samples to help you refine your cv and cover letter for a specific position.

Sample Docs

 

 2.  Start
Job Searching

Log-in to Handshake to apply for internships, jobs, and research opportunities.

Handshake

 

3.  attend a
Recruiting event

Attend an upcoming event to connect with employers who are hiring in your field/industry.

Career Events

Additional Steps

Practice Interviewing

Practice Interviewing

Whether you have an interview coming-up or if you just want to be prepared, Stand Out is a FREE online tool to get you practicing. Film yourself answering typical interview questions and then send your video to an advisor or friend for feedback. Access Stand Out through Handshake!

Go to Stand Out

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Prioritizing Self Care


School can be a lot of stress and pressure, which is why prioritizing self-care is crucial to your success. Review the
variety of FREE resources available to you at the U of U!

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