University Career Center


The UM University Career Center (UCC) provides various types of services to support career exploration, job and internship searching and continuing education for both undergraduate and graduate students.  Below are miscellaneous resources to assist international students with their next steps.

Adjusting to U.S. Language & Culture

Writing Support & Conversation Skills

Understanding Culture in the Classroom & Beyond

Co-Curricular Engagement
Co-curricular activities are an essential part of the U.S. college experience in that they provide students a break from studying while pursuing individual interests and developing important life and career skills such as teamwork, leadership, project management, and more.

Improving Business English

U.S. Job/Internship Preparation & Search


Cover Letters



Volunteering & Internships

U.S. Job Search

Global Job/Internship Search 

  • How To Write A Resume That Crosses Borders
  • International Curriculum Vitae Example and Writing Tips 
  • GoinGlobal provides career guides and postings based on countries and cities
  • Monster International connects users to 51 affiliated job sites in 44 countries
  • Akadeus provides current job openings at Business and Management Schools across the globe
  • includes academic and research job vacancies in schools of computer, electrical and mathematical sciences and engineering in the U.S. but especially around the world
  • UNjobs lists vacancies with the United Nations and intergovernmental organizations 
  • Indeed Worldwide a job search engine for opportunities in Europe, Canada, the Middle East, and Asia 
  • an international, multilingual job search engine mainly covering China, Japan, India, Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, New Zealand, and Hong Kong
  • international jobs, internships, and graduate school search engine for students and young professionals by country or region

Graduate & Professional School

Preparing for Graduate & Professional School 

Financing Graduate & Professional School

Medical School & Other Health Professions Resources

Law School Resources

Physical Therapy

  • Within the PTCAS Program Directory, each program provides information specifically for international applicants, including:  citizenship types eligible for admission; TOEFL requirements; and policy on foreign coursework.