Getting Started

TAKE YOUR FIRST STEPS


There are several things you can do now to prepare for the road ahead. Below are our top three recommendations of ways you can get started. You'll also find online tools to help you explore majors, discover your strengths, and learn about the career paths of U of U alumni.

 

1.  CREATE A
Resume

Use this worksheet to create a resume that represents your current skills & accomplishments.

Worksheet

 

2.  Log-in to
Handshake

Complete your Career Interest Survey in Handshake to see jobs and internships meant for you!

Handshake

 

3.  Identify your
PEOPLE

List this people who can support you in reaching your educational & professional goals.

Worksheet

Tools for Exploration

What Can I do With This Major?  

What Can I do With This Major?

This tool will help you learn about typical career areas and types of employers that hire people with each major, as well as strategies to make you a more marketable candidate.    

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Identity at work


CPDC is dedicated to celebrating and supporting all facets of a student’s identity. We also recognize that one’s intersectionality can affect interests, and sometimes concerns related to career exploration. Click the button to see career resources specific to different identities.

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