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Assessment Resources

Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI®)

MBTI logo The MBTI® is the most widely used personality assessment instrument in the world, with a proven record based on over 70 years of research and development. It gives you access to your psychological type, or how you process information. From a career standpoint, it provides insight into your own strengths, areas for development and career and work environments you might enjoy.

Strong Interest Inventory (SII®)

MBTI logo The SII® assessment is used to help you understand your work interests and to illustrate the kinds of work in which you might be most satisfied. It measures your interests in a broad range of occupations, work activities, leisure activities, and academic subjects, then compares your results with those of people successfully employed in those occupations.

  • The Strong Interest Inventory: A good background on the assessment as well as what the report you’ll receive includes.
  • Holland Codes Blog: Provides information about the different preferences or “codes” in the SII. The Department of Labor analyzed thousands of occupations using the codes which are available at o*

Eligibility & Fees

  • Contributing Members wishing to take the MBTI® or SII® assessment will be charged materials fees as follows:
    • SII®: $35 $24.50 (30% savings!)
    • MBTI®: $35
  • Each assessment is taken online and followed by a career advising appointment to interpret the results. The first step is to schedule an advising appointment with the appointment type “SII” or “MBTI” in UVAlumniJOBS.
  • Payment for assessments is made online. You will receive payment instructions when your appointment time is confirmed; you will receive access to the online assessment when the payment is received.