Remote and On-Demand Career Center Services for Students & Alumni
Career Center services and events are offered remotely and on-demand and employers are recruiting virtually!
All UNT students and alumni can access remote and on-demand opportunities available through the Career Center and highlighted below to assist in achieving your career goals.
Career Coaching and Internship Advising Meetings
UNT Career Coaches and Internship Specialists are available for one-on-one coaching/advising sessions with students and alumni. Staff is available in-person and by phone, Zoom, and email. When scheduling an appointment online, please indicate if you would like an in-person, phone, email or Zoom meeting. Current students can schedule an appointment through Navigate, and alumni can schedule an appointment through Handshake.
To find your Career Coach or Internship Specialist, select the Career Community for the College or School associated with your major. (If you don’t know which College or School to select, you can find it in the UNT Degree Programs list.) In the Career Community, scroll down to Schedule an Appointment where you can access your Career Coach and Internship Specialist.
If you don’t have time for a Career Center appointment, then Drop-Ins are for you. Hours are: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 10:00AM to Noon; Tuesday and Thursday, 1:00 to 3:00PM. To speak with a Career Ambassador by phone or Zoom during Drop-In times, use Navigate. (Select Schedule an Appointment. Then select Career Center, Online/Phone/, and Drop-In with a Career Ambassador.) For an in-person meeting during Drop-In times, come to Sage Hall, Suite 280. Services provided during Drop-Ins include resume writing and edits, cover letter drafting and edits, interview help, Zoom tech checks, LinkedIn headshots and more.
Career Center Website
Within each College Career Community, you will find information to help you Discover Your Path, Explore Majors and Careers, Gain Experience, and Achieve Your Goals. In addition, the resources and tools below are available on-demand to assist you with your career journey.
- 10 Ways Students Can Plan for Success and Find Support – Highlights information and tools available on the Career Center website.
- Resources – An extensive library that can be filtered by topic and college. Popular topics include tips on resume writing and cover letters plus the best action verbs to use to describe your accomplishments.
- Blogs – The include information and advice on popular career topics from students, employers and other sources.
- Featured Jobs and Internships – Employment opportunities for UNT students and alumni that can be filtered by college and by job type.
- Handshake – Hosts thousands of jobs and internships posted by employers seeking UNT students and alumni.
- Big Interview – Help with resume writing, developing and practicing interview skills, negotiations, and navigating the first 90 days on the job. Watch Getting Started with Big Interview to learn more.
- MyPlan – Explore options and bring clarity and insight when you’re choosing a major, planning ahead for your first career, or thinking about making a career change.
- What can I do with this major? – Information about careers that are commonly pursued by students in a particular major or field of study.
Virtual Events and Video Resources
The Virtual Events, Videos and Resources page provides information and advice on a wide range of career-related topics. There are many live, virtual events hosted by Career Center staff and employers. There are also recorded workshops and “how to” videos offered by the Career Center staff that can be accessed at your convenience. Plus, there are additional video resources on the career topics students ask about most frequently.
In addition to in-person career fairs, virtual career fairs are a great way for students and alumni to connect with employers who are hiring for internships and post-graduation positions. The fairs are hosted on a virtual recruiting platform and no special equipment is required. All you need is an internet connection. Check out virtual career fairs for events sponsored by the Career Center and virtual networking events for events hosted by employers and other organizations. Tips on how to prepare for a virtual career fair are available on the Virtual Events, Videos and Resources page.
Employer Information Sessions
Employers are hosting virtual information sessions. These events are a great opportunity for students to connect with recruiters, learn more about the organization and available job opportunities, and even ask questions.
I-9s are processed in-person Monday-Thursday by appointment only. Special appointments are available on Friday, if needed. Students can schedule an appointment through Navigate. To start the I-9 process, you must have an offer letter from your department, complete the onboarding, and have all required verification documents.
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