Staff meeting with students

Faculty/Staff

The University Career Center offers a number of services and resources that can assist and support the important work that you do with students. We want to partner with you to help ensure the success of all students and ask you to refer them to the UCC.

For additional information, please contact us:
University Career Center
206 Summerfield Hall
785-864-3624
ucc@ku.edu


Frequently Asked Questions

Hire Jayhawks is a career management system that houses part-time, full-time, and internship opportunities, specifically for KU students. All students have access for free and can log in using their alphanumeric KU online ID and password.

If faculty or staff members would like access to Hire Jayhawks, they can request access by completing this brief form. Additional job and internship resources can be find on our part-time jobs, full-time jobs, and internships webpages.

Students can find information about working or interning abroad on our Working Abroad resources and the international listings located on our full-time jobs webpage. Additionally, those interested in abroad opportunities should check out My World Abroad and GoinGlobal. Both of these resources are free to KU students.

University Career Center staff members also teach two courses with a global focus: LA&S 480 Preparing for International Careers and LA&S 485 Global Career Management.

Several resources are available on the resumes and curriculum vitae (CVs) webpages to assist students in writing resumes and curriculum vitae.

Several helpful salary negotiation and cost of living tools can be found on our Salary Negotiation webpage, which also includes helpful insight on how to navigate the negotiation process.

Several resources are available to help students build a personal brand and strengthen their online image. Information on cleaning up online material; building a professional brand; and maintaining a strong, professional image is available on our online image webpage. 

Information on writing reference letters from the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE)

Our interviewing webpage has several resources to assist students with the interviewing process. Students may be especially interested in the Preparing for Job Interviews guide and the Impress mock interview tool -- a free online resource in which students can practice interviewing with a webcam and submit their practice for feedback by a career coach if they choose.

We have specific career development resources and information on our website for the following populations: LGBTQ students, student veterans, students with disabilities, international students, women, and alumni.