Family members play an important role in guiding college students through the career development process. To help keep you informed about University Career Center services, resources, and events, we maintain this website and publish a weekly newsletter, Weekly, to which you can subscribe.

Services Available to Students

The University Career Center provides part-time job resources and career coaching for all KU students as well as job search assistance for students in the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences; the School of Architecture, Design & Planning; the School of Education; and the School of Social Welfare. Students can use University Career Center services throughout their college experience to explore career options, build effective job search skills, and make valuable connections with employers. Individual appointments for students include:

Fees for Services

Nearly all of our services are free for students, but we do collect fees for career assessments. Fees for assessments are $20 for one assessment (either Strong Interest Inventory or TruTalents) or $40 for both. CliftonStrengths is also available for $10.

Events, Workshops, & Info Sessions
  1. Thursday, March 7, 2019
    10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Kansas Union: Kansas Room
  2. Tuesday, April 9, 2019
    5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
    Burge Union, Forum B


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University Career Center
6th in the nation for its social media presence in 2013 —
Winner of the 2013 Innovation Excellence Award in Research —National Association of Colleges and Employers
2009 National Chevron Award winner for excellence in career services —National Association of Colleges and Employers
2010 National Chevron Award finalist for excellence in career services —National Association of Colleges and Employers
Professional Clothing Closet won Service Program of the Year —2011-12 Jayhawk Choice Awards
More than 500 students enroll in career classes annually
Each year more than 7,500 jobs and 1,400 internships are posted in KU Career Connections
University Career Center hosts eight career fairs each year
More than 360 organizations attended University Career Center career fairs the past academic year
More than 10,000 students attended University Career Center workshops in 2012-13