Greetings from UCI’s Division of Career Pathways (DCP). We hope you are staying healthy and well during this time.
While our building is closed until further notice, our services are accessible via various online platforms. Find out how you can connect with a counselor, search for jobs/internships, review your resume, and more in the accordion boxes below:
Resources for Students:
- Attend Virtual Career Fairs
Attend a virtual career fair via Handshake. You’ll be able to schedule times to meet with employers beginning a few weeks before each fair. Find links to all upcoming fairs here: https://career.uci.edu/about/events/career-fairs/
- Career Counseling and Advice
Talk with a Career Educator live and online with a virtual appointment. Discuss your career plan, the internship and job search process, graduate school planning, and review your resume and cover letter.
Login to your Handshake account to schedule a time to speak with a Career Educator via Zoom or phone.
- Handshake: Discover Jobs and Internships
Employers are seeking candidates for jobs and internships via the Handshake platform. Use this time to explore current postings, research employers, and investigate what skills employers seek so you can prepare yourself.
REMINDER: In light of COVID-19, more employers rely on searching through student resumes and profiles. Be sure your Handshake profile is complete. Click here for tips to improve your profile.
- Micro-Internships: Build Experience, work remotely, get paid
Do you want to build work experience and get paid? Now is the time to explore micro-internships. Micro-internships are paid, short-term, project-based assignments – many of which can be completed remotely. UCI partnered with Parker Dewey to connect you with employers who need support. Click here to create your free account and explore the growing list of paid projects available.
- Coursera for UCI
Log in to Coursera for UCI with your UCI netID for free access to thousands of courses and specializations to advance your career on topics ranging from project management, effective communication strategies, and more. Coursera certificates will be offered free of charge to those who successfully complete the course. Click here for additional resources.
If you have questions about any of these programs and services, please contact us at career.uci.edu.
We also encourage you to explore the full array of resources available on the Division of Career Pathways website.