Career Resources

Your alumni association works with the UNC career services office to collect and provide relevant resources for succeeding in a competitive job market. Click below to attend an upcoming career fair, read through the career related content, or download résumé and cover letter templates available through career services. Looking for something specific but can't find it? Let us know - email

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Connect to the bear network online

Broaden your Bear Network online by joining UNC's LinkedIn alumni group. Connect with fellow grads, follow university and alumni news, and post your own topics for conversation.


Alumni Association Career Blog

Hear what's new from the Bear Network

Follow these and more career-oriented content on the alumni blog #career

4 Essential Social Media Lessons for Near and Recent Graduates

The use of social media can make or break a near or recent graduate's personal brand, job search or career advancement. Yikes! But don't worry, UNC's marketing chair and social media professor Denny McCorkle shares his top tips for students and alumni navigating the digitally connected world of work. [READ FULL POST]

Nine Tips for Event Networking

Networking can seem like a daunting experience, especially when you don’t feel you have the tools necessary to be successful, or you haven’t experienced the true value of networking first-hand. A big part of successful networking is the time you put into preparing for an event, your attitude and demeanor at an event, and your follow-up afterward. Plan-ahead and put your network to work with these nine easy tips. [READ FULL POST]

Fall Career and Professional Development Opportunities

As seasons change, so can your career. Join your UNC Alumni Association and the UNC Office of Career Services for upcoming career and professional development opportunities this fall. [READ FULL POST]


Update Your Professional Materials

Keep up with new techniques

Keep your résumé and cover letter up-to-date using templates and materials available through the Career Services office.

Now that you have updated your professionals materials, make sure that you update the alumni association so that we can keep you connected to your UNC Bear Network.  Submit your update online or contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 970-351-2551 or