Our mission is to provide you with professional advice, guidance, and networking opportunities to help you build a successful career and business relationships. Whether you are interested in finding an internship or job, exploring career options, changing careers, getting your resume and cover letter reviewed, or hiring amazing new recruits,
let us help you reach your career goals!

Our services are available to current students, alumni, staff, and faculty at the University of Alaska Fairbanks.

 Appointments
Career Appointments

 Career Services offers one-on-one advising appointments to help with a variety of career related needs.  Meet with us virtually or in person!

If you cannot find a time or day that works for you, call us at 907-474-7596 or email us at uaf-career@alaska.edu for further assistance.

Resources
Resources
 Explore  your major and career options on your own, prep for an interview, and edit your career materials on our resource page. 
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Recruitment
Career fair/ Recruitment
 There are  many opportunities for recruitment at UAF: Attend a job fair,  schedule an information session, sponsor a workshop or post a job on our job board. 
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Career Exploration

Not sure what major to declare, what to do with your major or unclear on what you want to do? Meet with a coach to learn about and explore options. Get a jump start on exploring possible careers and majors by taking a free 5 question assessment on Career Coach.

Career Coaching

We are happy to provide resources and advice for any career related questions or circumstances. 

Federal Resume Coaching

The federal resume and job application can seem like another language. Work with our certified federal resume coaches and get  guidance and translation as you go through this process.

Resume Review

It is always wise to get your resume reviewed by professionals! Sometimes we are too close to something to see small mistakes. Through a resume appointment with us, we will comment and provide tips to help you tailor your resume to each job. See tricks and resume tips on our resource page. 

Cover Letter Review

The cover letter is often your introduction to an employer. First impressions matter, even paper ones. Let us review and provide tips on how to improve your cover letter. Get a head start by going over the cover letter tips on our resource page. 

Interview  Practice & Prep

Many people spend too much time writing their resume and not enough time practicing for the interview.  Schedule a mock interview and practice your skills in a realistic interview experience. You can also schedule preparation for your interview which  consists of questions and feedback in a less formal manner. 

Career Fairs and Events

We have one career fair a semester and numerous events. Connect with employers, find jobs, and learn valuable skills. Be on the look out for our events!

Job Board

Handshake is a career platform designed to help guide you through your career search journey.  Discover hundreds of  jobs and internships, receive personalized recommendations  based on your interests, connect with employers, and more!  For more information on Handshake and to Login check out our Job & Internship Page

Social Media Review

Employers often look at social media profiles. We are happy to review linkedIn and provide tips for improving your profile.