The University of Texas at Dallas

Students & Alumni

No matter where you are in your career exploration and decision-making, the University Career Center can help.

Welcome to the University Career Center website! Whether you are constructing your first resume or at the point of negotiating your salary, and every career preparation stage in between you have come to the right place. Our staff is prepared to offer relevant and valuable career development information in the following areas:

  • Helping navigate majors exploration and Industry options
  • Find a rewarding internship and/or experiential learning opportunity
  • Build professional experience and leadership skills
  • Learning effective¬†job search and networking skills
  • Finding out best practices for resumes and cover letter writing

Get Involved Early

You are encouraged to utilize all of resources and services as soon as you become a Comet.

Services

In addition to inquiring about on and off-campus Student Employment positions, you can also schedule an appointment with a Career Consultant to explore major and career options in your field of interest. Need help with crafting a standout resume? Need to practice your interviewing skills? Not sure how to conduct an effective internship or job search? It is never too early to start preparing for the next chapter of your life.

Career Basics
  • Majors Exploration
  • Career Assessments
  • Interests, Values, Strengths
  • Professional Development Workshops & Programs
  • Presentations
  • Custom workshops
  • Occupational resources
Exploration
  • Conduct occupational research
  • Networking events
  • Information sessions
  • Manage your online presence
  • Learn industry trends
  • School and major-specific career advising with your Career Consultant
Get Focused
  • Full-time and part-time job listings
  • Internship & Experiential Education
  • Manage your online presence
  • Networking events
  • Employer site visits & Industry Panels
  • Alumni Panels
  • Employer information sessions
  • Informational interviews with alumni
  • Career Expos and Fairs
Take Action
  • Gain Experience
  • Job Search Tools
  • Continue to connect with Employers
  • Negotiation best practices
  • Salary data research
  • Industry trends

Student Organization Presentations

UCC staff members are happy to present at official student organized events on select career-related topics. You can find a list of available seminars on our website or we can custom tailor a presentation to fit your needs. Note that all requests must be submitted at least 10 business days in advance.

Job Scams

While the UCC does not knowingly accept fraudulent job postings, false job listings may appear from time to time. False job listings are typically used to illegally collect personal information from job seekers or facilitate other forms of illegal activity. Learn More

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Use Handshake to search jobs & internships, book appointments, register for events and more.

Students: You already have an account. Log in using your NetID & Password.

Alumni: Log in or create an account using your personal email address. Must provide NetID during account setup.

Employers: Connect with UTD through Handshake to post jobs, events, and interviews.