Career Development imageHere are some ways you can make the most of your UW connection.

Join the UWAA

UWAA members belong to a community of 56,000 Huskies who have chosen to stay connected to the UW. Members enjoy:

  • Networking opportunities, including events featuring free professional headshots
  • Borrowing privileges at UW Libraries on all three campuses and access to EBSCO Alumni Edition’s thousands of online journals to keep up with the latest developments in your field
  • Discounts on grad school test prep and career development services

Visit and become a member today!

Use the UW Career & Internship Center

The Career & Internship Center (134 Mary Gates Hall) has extensive resources for job hunters, including:

  • Tips and best practices for getting your resume to the top of the pile. Find resume examples in the Career Guide plus quick videos on job searching
  • Grad school help, from deciding to pursue postgraduate studies to finding a program that’s a good fit for you
  • Free career coaching for two years after graduation for UW Seattle alumni, including mock interviews and one-on-one coaching sessions

Online Resources

Here are some ways to advance your career online:

  • Career-minded Huskies get together online at the UW Alumni Group on LinkedIn.
  • The UW’s online job and internship database, Handshake has more than 10,000 opportunities posted annually.
  • Search staff and faculty positions at the UW’s three campuses online through the UW Employment Site. Connect with recruiters or learn about upcoming recruitment events and career fairs.