Family and Friends

Alumni, Friends and Parents

The Center for Career and Talent Development focuses on fostering an innovative community that provides students with the opportunity to discover and cultivate their talents and skills while developing their our own, unique career journey. When visiting our center, students will have the opportunity to collaborate with career coaches, employers, faculty and alumni in order to discover, experience, and ultimately thrive!

 

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Supporting Your Student

Alumni, Friends and Parents

The journey toward career success begins today! Remind your student that you are part of their team, and encourage them to take advantage of our engaging career resources.

Below you will find three important steps that your student can take today.

  • Step 1:  Create Profile in Handshake
  • Step 2:  Create an Account in PathwayU
  • Step 3:  Schedule an Appointment with your Career Coach

 

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1. Handshake

Alumni, Friends and Parents

Handshake is the #1 way that college students find internships and jobs. From exploring careers, finding a job on campus to landing that amazing internship, and registering for career fairs, the Handshake app is a great way for students to stay connected! Start by building a great profile. Follow this link to Handshake.

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2. PathwayU

PathwayU is our newest online platform which provides students with the opportunity to analyze their unique talents and skills while receiving valuable guidance in discovering their purpose, choosing a major, and finding meaningful career success. Please see the drop-down to learn more and create an account. 

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How Do I Use PathwayU?

  • Review the Introduction to PathwayU here.
  • Click here to log in and get started. 

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3. Schedule an Appointment with your Career Coach

Alumni, Friends and Parents

Your student is assigned to a career coach to support their career development journey. Our Career Coaches are available for one-on-one, group or virtual appointments. Encourage your student to follow this link to find their career coach and make an appointment in Handshake.

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4. Check Out Our Career Events

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Encouraging your student to attend our signature career events is one way to set them on the path towards career success. Our career events consist of career development workshops, career fairs, on-campus interviewing with employers, and much more!