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StudentsThis site is designed to help guide you, the student, through the choices you face everyday such as:
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If you would rather dig into different career options yourself, there are plenty of resources available on our web site
We are committed to helping you learn to
View a schedule of Career Events such as career fairs, workshops, and recruiters on campus.
The Career Handbook provides a wealth of information to help you write a resume and cover letter, interview effectively and negotiate salary, in addition to many other valuable topics.
GoldPASS is the U of M's online database to help connect students and alumni with employers, volunteer opportunities and internships across the country. It's easy to use, can help you search for and apply for jobs, and it's FREE.
Have questions about major or career choice, finding an internship, conducting a job search, or preparing for graduate school? Invite Career Services staff to meet with your club, organization, team, or group of friends to help you answer your questions. Work with a staff member to design a presentation specifically for your group. Mix and match topics from the list below or come up with your own topic:
To schedule a presentation, submit the UMD Career Services Presentation Request Form. Please allow at least two weeks notice for all presentations. You will immediately receive a confirmation that your request has been received and within 3 working days you will receive a confirmation for your presentation.
Find out what recent UMD graduates are doing by browsing through the Graduate Follow-up Report. You can see where grads are employed, how related those jobs are to their majors, and average salaries by major.