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Careers are collaborative at UVM. 

Faculty and staff are essential contributors to students' career-readiness and post-grad success. There are many ways for us to work together to integrate career development into the student experience. 

Students are eager to understand how the content of your course or student leadership opportunity will help them in the “real world.” Galvanize their learning by incorporating Career Readiness in your syllabus or student staff training without needing to be an expert in career development. We have prepared all the content you’ll need to help your students connect the dots between your learning outcomes, the career competencies they’re developing, and how this all gets articulated to potential employers.


Standard Presentations (recorded)

Pre-recorded presentations are a super simple way to add or enhance career education content in your course or with students you advise or supervise, we have recorded two presentations: Intro to the Career Center and Networking & Building Your Online Professional Presence that can be embedded within your course or emailed to students.

If you have any questions or need help getting started, please email us: career@uvm.edu.

Embed Codes for Virtual Presentations

  • Career Introduction:
    <iframe src="https://streaming.uvm.edu/media/embed/13002/" width="640" height="480" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
  • Networking:
    <iframe src="https://streaming.uvm.edu/media/embed/13320/" width="640" height="480" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>


Workshops and class modules

Have more time, looking for something more than our recorded presentations (above), we're happy to customize an in-class workhop with you.  And, we have developed  a library of Blackboard modules for use in any course addressing common career questions.

Learn more about our workshops & modules

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Career Interest Groups: because major doesn't dictate career

We host seven dynamic networks of students, faculty, staff, employers, and alums who share common career interests, wisdom, and access to resources and opportunities.

Ways to get involved

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Career Champion Award Nominations

Nominate a Staff or Faculty member who has gone gone above and beyond in encouraging the career exploration, readiness, and success of UVM students. Nominees are people who have dedicated a portion of their time to supporting the career development of students and consistently empowering them to seek meaningful work with confidence, courage, and curiosity.

Submit a Nomination

Handshake: connecting talent to opportunity

UVM's online career services platform provides students and alums access to jobs, internships and event listings for career-related opportunities on campus and beyond.

Ways to get involved

  • Share this essential resource with students
  • Request a "student" account of your own to get to know Handshake better
  • Refer employers to our office to ensure their opportunities are available to all students

4-Year Path to Career Success

Created as a tool for self-reflection and goal setting, students use the 4YP to develop a personalized roadmap for gaining experience and building career-readiness.

Ways to get involved

  • Encourage your students to complete the form and forward you a copy
  • Use the 4YP as a class assignment
  • Remember that there are 4 worksheets: Explore, Experience, Focus, and Achieve

UVM Connect: powering the UVM network

An exclusive online community of UVM affiliates, UVM Connect is the best way to tap into an engaged, supportive, and growing global network. 

Ways to get involved

  • Create your UVM Connect account and select an Interest Group
  • Indicate how you are "willing to help"
  • Integrate the platform into classroom activities
  • Leverage the tool to find alums in your field
  • Encourage alums you are in touch with to join
The University of Vermont Career Center Division of Student Affairs

Request a Presenation/Module

Help your students get career-ready and connect the dots between your activities and their success

Faculty/Staff Requests


Refer a Student

Know a student who needs something different than what they're finding here or through our drop-ins? Refer them for one-on-one coaching.

Referral Form


Career Champions

Nominate a peer who goes above and beyond in encouraging UVM students' career readiness and success.