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Map out your career plan with the checklist designed for your year at USJ!

Need assistance? Contact the Career Development Center for help at any stage of your career!

The Career Development Center is staffed with professionals to help you with short-term and long-term career goals. While you are at USJ we have resources to help make career decisions: resume writing workshops, one-on-one career counseling, and professional development guidance. The University will help connect you to unpaid/paid internships, on-campus and off-campus employment, and events with alumni and other professionals in a wide range of careers. Throughout your academic journey, USJ resources and staff are available to help you prepare for a successful career after graduation.


Search for Jobs & Internships

  • USJ Connect
    Explore future career and internship opportunities with USJ Connect today.
  • Handshake
    The #1 way college students find jobs.
  • LinkedIn
    Join the leading professional network on the web, enabling you to connect with classmates, faculty, and family professionally; find new opportunities for internships and full-time positions; and manage what potential employers learn about you from the Internet.
  • America’s Job Bank
  • Federal Jobs
  • Hartford Courant and Nationwide Employment Classifieds
  • HigherEdJobs.com
    Find jobs in higher education.
  • Hot Jobs
    Search entry-level opportunities.
  • Idealist
    Find U.S.-based and international non-profit and social service jobs.
  • Monster.com
    Access more than 1 million jobs posted monthly; also visit their Career Center page.
  • NACElink
    The NACElink Network, the result of an alliance among the National Association of Colleges and Employers, DirectEmployers Association, and Symplicity Corporation, is a national recruiting network and suite of web-based recruiting and career services automation tools serving the needs of colleges, employers and job candidates.
  • State of Connecticut Jobs

Majors


The Federal Work-Study Program

The Federal Work-Study (FWS) program allows for USJ students to find part-time employment on campus. FWS has many proven benefits including acquiring work experience for your resume, financial assistance for your expenses, networking opportunities, and it also allows you to explore career options.

Departments with FWS positions include:

For full-time undergraduate students interested in FWS positions, please contact the Student Employment Office in the Career Development Center.


Mapping Out a Career Plan


Salary Information


Alumni

  • Alumni Affairs Office
    Consider USJ your lifelong resource as you become the purposeful, confident individual you’re meant to be.
  • LinkedIn
    Join the leading professional network on the web, enabling you to connect with classmates, faculty, and family professionally; find new opportunities for internships and full-time positions; and manage what potential employers learn about you from the Internet.

More Online Resources


Contact the Career Development Center

Schedule an appointment and learn more about how our services can help you!

Phone: 860.231.5893
Email: [email protected]

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