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Center for Career Readiness

Our staff is passionate about working with and supporting UNC students in determining and implementing their career related goals.

Whether it is assisting you with deciding on a major or learning ways to gain experience and employment within a chosen career or industry, we are eager to work with you on learning more about who you are now, and who you will be after UNC. It is never too early to visit Center for Career Readiness!

Contact Us

University Center
2nd Floor

970-351-2127
career.readiness@unco.edu

Meetings

If you want to connect with a Career Counselor for up to 30 minutes, you can do so via scheduled appointment. Appointments can be conducted virtually or in-person. 

SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT

Drop-Ins

The last day for drop-ins for spring semester will be 4/29. These will resume again in the fall.

In-person/Virtual: Mondays 12-3pm & Thursdays 9am-12pm
Virtual: Thursdays 6-8pm & Fridays 11am-1pm

Click HERE to enter the zoom waiting room during the virtual times above.

Document Review

You can email a PDF version of your resume, cover letter, gradute school documents, etc. to career.readiness@unco.edu and a career counselor will review it and send it back with general feedback within 7 business days. For in-depth reviews, please make an appointment. 

Presentations

If you would like to request a presentation for a group, submit a request and someone will get back to you shortly letting you know who will be presenting.

Request a Presentation 

Job, Internship and Graduate School Fairs and K-12 Educator Employment Day(s)

Each semester, the Center for Career Readiness hosts an all-campus Job, Internship and Graduate School Fair and a K-12 Educator Employment Day(s). Through these events, you can meet with employers seeking to hire UNC students and alumni. 

View Fair Information

Find a Job or Internship

Center for Career Readiness uses Handshake to help bears find on and off-campus jobs, internships, and career opportunities. 

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"The Center for Career Readiness has been a tremendous help throughout my time at UNC. I have received individualized assistance in constructing resumes and cover letters that allow me to fully demonstrate my skills and experience to employers. Engaging with the Center for Career Readiness has enhanced both my knowledge and abilities as a student and interviewee, empowering me to pursue my desired job and internship opportunities."
- Nick Hyland, School Counseling, '20 & '23