University Career Center

You can’t do it alone! The job/internship search is hard work and developing your professional community is key to a complete search. Your professional community expands your knowledge of career fields, the job/ internship process, and helps you tap into the hidden job market. Everyone belongs to communities: some informal like family, friends, UM groups; others more formal like internships and summer job employers.

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[Internship/Job Info For #UMichStudents] Participate in Universum's FREE CareerTest

Participate in Universum's FREE CareerTest (Which Is Used By Over One Million Students Annually)

There are a lot of tools that can help you plan your future.

And that can be a positive or negative thing depending on whether you feel like you're in a position to take advantage of those resources.

But the more you know about yourself, the more prepared you'll be.

And we want you to be prepared so that you can evaluate which options are best for you ⏤ so that you ultimately achieve your goals.

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Cool Jobs & Internships - November 21st, 2019

Every week, we highlight a few positions that we think you'll find interesting. Learn more by checking out each pick on Handshake. While you're there, see what other interesting opportunities you find! Handshake is a great way to start exploring your career options and it is also the best way to stay informed on what you need to know as a job or internship seeker while you're a student here at U of M.

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[Internship/Job Info For #UMichStudents] Using Career Assessments To Help You Figure Out What You Like • Figuring Out Your Next Steps Through Advising Appointments

Using Career Assessments To Help You Figure Out What You Like

College is a great time for you to explore various internship/job options.

But it's also a time where you may decide that you want help figuring out what you want to do in the future.

If you do want assistance, try using career assessments to better understand what you like and what you don't like.

View Career Assessments 

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[Internship/Job Info For #UMichStudents] VMOCK For FREE Instant Resume Feedback • UCAN Get Advice From Michigan Alumni

VMOCK - Your Tool for FREE Instant Resume Feedback

Getting feedback on your resume is something that most people rate as positive.

However we understand that some aspects leading up to when you actually receive resume feedback might not be seen as positive.

For example, traveling across campus might not be seen as positive if it doesn't seem feasible (i.e., due to your class schedule or bad weather conditions).

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Cool Jobs & Internships - November 14th, 2019

Every week, we highlight a few positions that we think you'll find interesting. Learn more by checking out each pick on Handshake. While you're there, see what other interesting opportunities you find! Handshake is a great way to start exploring your career options and it is also the best way to stay informed on what you need to know as a job or internship seeker while you're a student here at U of M.

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