career planning general staff

Is your student getting ready to apply for and internship, graduate school, or entering the workforce? Or maybe your student is just wanting to get a jumpstart on their career development. UAB has tailored resources to help your student do just that! It is an exciting and nerve wracking time for both students and their parents. UAB has resources to help prepare your student every step of the way.

Career Center:

  • Resume Building and reviews (available by appointment, during drop-in hours and online)
  • Curriculum vitae (CV) building and review
  • 1 on 1 Mock Interviews
  • InterviewStream
    • Allows you to practice your interviewing skills anywhere. It is available through Hire-A-Blazer
  • Career Closet
    • The Career Closet houses a variety clothing that students can borrow for interviews, career fairs, and other business and job-related purposes.
  • Diversity Career Resources
  • Career Course
    • UNIV 200- Job Search Essentials
    • UNIV 300- Career Mapping: Navigating for Success
  • A Compressive Career Guide (available online and in print)
  • HireABlazer for job and internship listings

Writing Center:

  • Help writing personal statements, letters of intent, or personal essays
  • Help with writing samples

Individual Departments

  • Each department has its own unique set of resources available to students. It is important that every student learns what those things are and how they can be tailored to fit their needs.