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How Alumni Career Services Can Help

Some of you have asked us what Alumni Career Services has to offer.  We’re happy to share information with you about the services and resources we provide, and how we can help.

We serve alumni of all UVa schools, at all stages of their careers.  We can help with:

  • Job search
  • Career transition
  • Resume and cover letter development
  • Graduate school planning and applications
  • Interviewing and negotiation
  • Career or retirement planning

Most of our career resources can be accessed online, without an appointment.  We offer online tools specifically for UVa alumni and additional curated resources from trusted sources.

Here is a sampling of the resources we offer:

  • UValumniJOBS: created specifically for UVa alumni of all experience levels to find and apply for jobs, practice interviewing and request an individual advising appointment. Employers are also invited to post jobs for UVa alumni free of charge.
  • Friday Forum Webinars: live webinars on career topics, presented by alumni experts! All webinars are recorded and archived in the Friday Forum Webinar Library for later viewing.
  • Networking resources: access the alumni directory, University of Virginia Alumni, Parents and Friends LinkedIn group, the network of alumni clubs and other resources to connect with fellow alumni!
  • Job boards: browse a curated list of job boards organized by industry/interest area!
  • Events: visit our calendar of upcoming events, held on and off Grounds and online!
  • Resume and cover letter resources: tools, tips and suggestions for writing effective resumes and cover letters!

We hope you will explore our resources and find them helpful! Please visit our website for more, and contact us if you have a question (!



Greetings from Alumni Career Services! We are delighted to present our new blog, ADVISOR NOTES, where we will share additional content, tips and suggestions on topics related to career and life management.

We recognize that our alumni have a variety of needs and interests related to career management, and we look forward to providing information and resources that have been created and selected specifically with you in mind, whether you are:

  • A recent graduate searching for your first job
  • A rising or established professional seeking career advancement
  • Planning for retirement or a second career
  • Experiencing a career transition or re-entry

Wherever you are in your career, we hope you will find this blog to be helpful and informative.

Thanks for joining us!