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Career Services

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Union Institute & University offers career development for all students and alumni that is aligned with an academic philosophy and educational process that focuses on life planning and career preparation and advancement. The Office of Student Success works with each student to be forward thinking regarding career aspirations and to develop his/her:

  • Self-awareness related to career choice by identifying, assessing, and understanding their competencies, interests, values, and personal characteristics.
  • Qualities, such as image, confidence, and integrity.
  • Relationship building and networking skills development.
  • Capabilities, qualities, skills, and style in tune with his/her personality and career interests.
  • Perspectives, ingenuity, and courage for the 21st century global organizational manager and workplace member.
  • Thinking about and building a skill set that enables him/her to work across professional fields with diverse professionals to innovatively address complex issues, make strategic and sustainable decisions, and build visionary solutions and implement them.
  • Ability to be a “value-add” to organizations.
  • Ability to be adaptable and develop one’s professional qualities and skill set over the life of one’s career.

Providing resources for students in all phases of the career planning process:

to include but not limited to

  • Interview techniques
  • Resume writing
  • Career day
  • Strength/weakness inventories
  • Occupation information
  • Corporate partnerships
  • Internship placement
  • Job connections
  • Job search skills
  • Self-promotion techniques
  • Professional image building
  • Diversity resources
  • Grad school planning & advising
  • Networking

Job Alert Network

Career Services now offers a job alert network that allows us to share relevant, new job openings that relate to your interests and geographic area. We are continuously developing partnerships with numerous employers across the country to provide you with unique opportunities in the hidden job market.

If you are a Union Institute & University student or alum interested in receiving job alert notifications email careerservices@myunion.edu with the following information, and you will be added to our list.

  • Your full name
  • Graduation date or expected graduation date
  • Degree and major
  • Career field and job titles that are of interest to you
  • Preferred geographic area(s)

Employer Partnerships

Union Institute and University provides employers with access to an exceptionally talented pool of students and alumni.

The following services are available to assist you with your staffing needs:

  • Post job and internship opportunities to our job board
  • Candidate referrals
  • Register to attend future job fairs
  • Recruiting events
  • Information sessions
  • Networking events

Career Counselor Stefanie Macias

Career Counselor:
Stefanie Macias
career.services@myunion.edu
1-800-486-3116 x2170