Undergraduate Students

Your career begins on your first day at UNLV! Career Services wants to partner with you to connect what you are learning in the classroom to finding fulfilling work after you graduate and beyond.

Resources

UNLV Career Toolkit

UNLV Career Toolkit is a clearinghouse of handouts, tools, and resources to help you design your life, find a job or internship, and get you career-ready. You can learn about resumes, cover letters, career assessments, professional skills, interviewing, networking, and personal brand.

UNLV Career Toolkit

UNLV Library Career Guide

UNLV Library Career Guide is a collection of available career-readiness resources that can help you conduct research on employers. In particular, we recommend that you login to Vault with your ACE account and explore in depth information about industries, companies, employers, and job titles.

UNLV Library Career Guide

StandOut

StandOut is a video interviewing tool that allows you to practice your interview skills. StandOut can help you:

  • Become comfortable, competent, and confident with virtual interviewing
  • Solidify your overall interviewing skills with free practice

StandOut

UNLV Career Services YouTube Channel

UNLV Career Services YouTube Channel is where you can access videos, recorded-workshops, and short tutorials that will be beneficial for you in your career and professional endeavors.

UNLV Career Services YouTube Channel

LinkedIn Learning

LinkedIn Learning is a free resource for UNLV students, faculty, and staff. Use your ACE account to login and access thousands of on-demand courses on business, creative, and technology skills.

LinkedIn Learning

Career & Professional Development Events

Career & Professional Development Events are sponsored by UNLV Career Services. Visit the calendar or check out the events tab in Handshake to learn more about upcoming in-person and virtual workshops and events that will be helpful in your career and professional development.

Career & Professional Development Events

Rebels Forward

Rebels Forward is a mentorship program designed to provide a longer-term relationship between UNLV students and industry professionals. The online system provides checkpoints, easy-to-follow guides, and step-by-step resources to grow the relationship into an effective and meaningful mentorship.

Rebels Forward

UNLV Micro-Internship Program

The UNLV Micro-Internship program is a short-term experiential opportunity designed to provide students a chance to work in a project-based learning environment while exploring potential career paths and industries.

UNLV Micro-Internship Program

Services

Career Coaching

A career coach can partner with you to find appropriate solutions and make informed career decisions. Career coaching is beneficial at any point during your professional journey from finding a student job or internships or planning career steps after college or graduate school.

Benefits of Career Coaching
  • Personalized expert advice for your situation
  • Dedicated time, tools, and resources to work on your career
  • A safe and inclusive environment to practice, receive feedback, and improve

You can schedule your Career Coaching appointment through Handshake - you are the expert on you! Your career coach is the expert on career exploration, career planning, interview preparation, job and internship search, and preparing for graduate or professional school.

Take a Career or Skills Assessment

O*Net Interest Profiler

Visit Onet Interest Profiler and complete the assessment to learn your Holland Code and leverage this code in your career search. You will be provided a code (Realistic, Investigative, Artistic, Social, Enterprising, Conventional). Utilize this code to explore industries and occupations that fit your criteria.

16Personalities Career Assessment

Visit the 16Personalities Website and complete the assessment. Once you've completed it, visit the Strengths & Weaknesses tab, the Career Paths tab, and the Workplace Habits tab for more career-focused information.

Redbull Wingfinder

Visit Redbull Wingfinder and complete the assessment. These results will provide you information about your strengths that you can apply to your career search.

FOCUS2

FOCUS2 is a 24/7, online, interactive, self-guided career and education planning system designed to help students make decisions about their future career goals and education plans. Access Code: Rebels.

HighFive

HighFive career assessment is a free strengths test that has helped thousands of people discover what they are naturally good at.

Schedule a Career Coaching appointment to Debrief an Assessment after you have completed it.