UCI Division of Career Pathways has services and resources for UC alumni following graduation. Options range from job portal access through Handshake, career fair admission, counseling appointments, and online resources.

As of March 2020, graduating students can access Handshake job and internship postings and Division of Career Pathways career fairs for no cost for one year commencing with their graduation date. If you graduated prior to March 2020 and/or want access to additional services, please see the options below.

  • Handshake & Fairs
    New UCI Alumni (less than one year after graduation): No Fee for one year commencing with graduation date, starting with the class of March 2020
    UCI Alumni (graduated prior to March 2020) Fee:
    6 months for $20.
    Other UC Alumni Fee: 6 months for $40 (Please send required proof of graduation – e.g. copy of diploma or copy of final transcript – to career@uci.edu).


    Access to Handshake (UCI’s job & internship listing site):
    • Hundreds of job and internship postings
    • Save searches for future use
    • Save employers as favorites and see when your favorite employers have posted new positions
    Admission to:
    • Graduate School Fairs
    • Career Fairs

    For additional services including counseling sessions, assessments, and events, please review One Pass/Alumni Compass services.

  • Alumni One Pass
    UCI Alumni Fee: 6 months for $50 ($40 for verified UCI Alumni Association Members)

    Other UC Alumni Fee: 6 months for $75 (Please send required proof of graduation – e.g. copy of diploma or copy of final transcript – to career@uci.edu).

    Terms and Conditions

    One 1 hour counseling session (Drop in advising and assessment appointments are not included). The One Pass is designed for alumni no more than 3 years out.

    Assistance with one of the following:
    • Resume and Cover Letter Review
    • Practice Interview with Immediate Feedback
    • Graduate School Planning
    Admission to:
    • Division of Career Pathways Workshops
    • Graduate School Fairs
    • Career Fairs
    • Employer Information Sessions
    Access to:
    • Handshake Job & Internship Listings for 6 months

  • Alumni Compass
    UCI Alumni Fee: 6 months for $195.00 ($156 for verified UCI Alumni Association Members)
    Other UC Alumni Fee: 6 months for $295.00 (Please send required proof of graduation – e.g. copy of diploma or copy of final transcript – to career@uci.edu).

    Terms and Conditions

    Up to five 1 hour counseling appointments with UCI Division of Career Pathways Career Counselors. The Alumni Compass is designed for alumni no more than 3 years out.

    Career Counseling (Drop in advising is not included)

    Assistance with:
    • Career Decision Making
    • Assessment Instruments (based on counselor referral)
    • Job Search Strategies
    • Resume and Cover Letter Review
    • Practice Interviews with Immediate Feedback
    • Graduate School Planning
    Admission to:
    • Division of Career Pathways Workshops
    • Graduate School Fairs
    • Career Fairs
    • Employer Information Sessions
    Access to:
    • Handshake Job & Internship Listings
    • Going Global International Resources
    • Career Resources, including directories and information regarding occupations, salary, employers, and graduate schools, available on-site or online

Note: Processing of Alumni Services requests takes 3-5 business days.

Register for Alumni Services

For alumni more than three years out, who are seeking career consultation/counseling, please refer to the resources to the right as they may best fit your needs.