Welcome

Discover Your
Future Career

Whether you are looking for a job, exploring internships, learning about careers, wanting to connect with alumni and employers, or just polishing up your résumé—the University Career Center is here to walk alongside you as you take the steps and build the career readiness skills to launch into your future.

The path to career readiness
starts here and now!

So, how can we help?

 Career Coaching

Set up an appointment to connect one-on-one with a Career Readiness Coach for help deciding on a career path, finding a job or internship, practicing for interviews, and identifying and communicating your strengths and passions for next steps and beyond. Need someone to review your résumé, cover letter, or help you maximize your Handshake or LinkedIn profiles? Drop by the Career Center to meet with a Peer Coach.

Book an Appointment

Career Success Starts Here

Follow the career readiness roadmap to learn how to successfully launch into the workforce. Our step-by-step instructions provide the tools you’ll need to perfect your skills, gain knowledge, and build relationships so you’re workforce ready.

Find Jobs and Internships in Handshake

Looking for a part-time job, internship, volunteer, work-study, or early career opportunity? Activate your Handshake account today!

Earn Academic Credit for Your Internship

Earn academic credit through completing practical and reflection assignments while you’re gaining real-world experience through your internship.

Résumés and Cover Letters

Let us help you showcase your career readiness skills and experience. Get your résumé and cover letter reviewed by a Peer Coach or check out our guides and templates.

Make Connections

Expand your contacts, exchange career stories and goals, and open doors to new opportunities for mentorship, advice, career advancement, and personal growth.

Work-Study

Earn money for college expenses by working on campus or in select nonprofit agencies serving the community. Learn more about work-study eligibility and opportunities.

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LinkedIn Learning

Did you know that as a UO student you have access to LinkedIn Learning? Free access to LinkedIn Learning is provided to all currently enrolled UO students.

Learn More About LinkedIn Learning

Events

Feb 23
The Academia-Adjacent Job Hunt for Grad Students 3:00 p.m.

Are you a graduate student seeking employment in academia, but is also open to exploring opportunities beyond academia? Or are you interested in something in between, that is,...
The Academia-Adjacent Job Hunt for Grad Students
February 23
3:00–4:00 p.m.

Are you a graduate student seeking employment in academia, but is also open to exploring opportunities beyond academia? Or are you interested in something in between, that is, academia-adjacent prospects? Join this workshop to unpack these topics, brainstorm together and strategize ways to enhance your ability to articulate your portable and transferable skills while leveraging your existing networks. Offered by the Division of Graduate Studies and presented by the University Career Center. Details and link to register here.

Mar 3
Professional Edge: Lithia & Driveway Immersion - Application Deadline

Deepen your data analytic skillset, build your portfolio, and make your resume stand out!  Immersions are cohort-based programs offered through the Lundquist College of...
Professional Edge: Lithia & Driveway Immersion - Application Deadline
March 3

Deepen your data analytic skillset, build your portfolio, and make your resume stand out! 

Immersions are cohort-based programs offered through the Lundquist College of Business Professional Edge program, aimed at helping students gain applied experience with in-demand skillsets through a work-aligned project. 

This Immersion is offered in collaboration with leading automotive giant, Lithia & Driveway, and is designed to deepen your data analytics skillset, build your portfolio, and make your resume stand out. 

Program Duration: This concise 7-week program fits seamlessly into weeks 2-8 of spring term. We anticipate it will take approximately 4-6 hours each week to complete your analysis independently and prepare for your presentation as a group.  

Benefits of Participating: 

Real-world, industry-aligned experience Develop a standout portfolio piece Earn a microcredential in Microsoft Power BI Sponsored site visit to Lithia's headquarters to network with current employees

Program Duration: This concise 7-week program fits seamlessly into weeks 2-8 of spring term. 

Application Process and Deadline: Limited spaces are available in this immersion program. To apply, complete the statement of interest by the application deadline: March 3. Applications will be reviewed by the coordinating team, and you will be notified if you are selected by Friday, March 22.  

For more information, email ProfessionalEdge@uoregon.edu. 

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University Career Center

Contact

Willie and Donald Tykeson Hall
050 Garden Level
Eugene, OR 97403

541-346-3235
career@uoregon.edu

Hours

  • 8:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
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Meet With a Career Coach

Want to talk with a coach and explore career paths, internships, or need help on a résumé? We can meet one-on-one with you to help you feel prepared and explore new opportunities.

Schedule an Appointment