Virtual Services for Students

The Career Resource Center is here to assist all UF Online students and has many online resources available to assist online students with career exploration and planning. We try to provide many resources and services to you at a distance but also welcome you to come into the Career Resource Center for assistance when you are on the Gainesville campus.

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Online Resources:

Career Roadmaps

We created a series of career roadmaps, grouped by areas of interest to assist you as you explore majors and careers, prepare for internships, and start to search for opportunities.

Career Roadmaps

CHOMP

Selecting a major and deciding what you want to do after graduation might seem overwhelming, but it doesn’t have to be. The Career Help or Major Planning program (CHOMP) was designed to help you through this process with ease. CHOMP is a do-it-yourself process and a great way to start exploring your options. If you’re ready to find a major or consider different career paths, follow the link below to get started.

Start CHOMP

Gator CareerLink (GCL)

GCL is the online portal for all things career. It is a comprehensive database of hundreds of jobs, internships, co-ops, and fellowship opportunity postings available to students and alumni. Postings include information about the employers, job descriptions, positions available, position requirements, and instructions on how to apply. Additionally, GCL houses the professional development events the CRC hosts, and career events information. Log in to Gator CareerLink today to see all of the opportunities available to you.

Learn more about Gator CareerLink

Grad Student Services

As a graduate student, you will face challenges that differ from those you experienced as an undergraduate. You might need to write a CV, want to know about an academic interview or need specialized job search assistance. We can help. We’ve compiled tips, examples and other job search resources to help you get started. Browse through the many resources and get started with your job search.

Learn about Graduate Student Services

Information Sessions and Workshops

As a distance learner, you are eligible for any on-campus CRC service, program or event. At any time you can come to campus you can take advantage our services just as any other UF student. Workshops and information sessions are a great way for candidates to learn about resources, opportunities, and skills available to support the career development process. Workshops on a variety of topics are held at the CRC and are presented by professional CRC staff and employers. Some events are hosted virtually, review the event details to identify those events specifically.

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My World Abroad

Are you ready for the challenge and excitement of living abroad? Whether you’re a first year student just starting out, or you are about to graduate and in need of professional job hunting advice, My World Abroad is your online gateway to success. Develop your International IQ, build strong cross-cultural skills and learn about international job hunting – these credentials will prepare you for future work in the global economy. Find the international program or position that fits your style with more than 1,800 pages of information and 3,000 resources and employer profiles. This easy-to-use interactive online guide provides thousands of practical strategies as well as tips, quizzes and videos. Start building your global career skills today!

Register for My World Abroad

On-Campus Recruiting

Many employers post positions and then hold interviews facilitated by the Career Resource Center. Take advantage of this service by applying online in Gator CareerLink. If you cannot travel to campus, many employers will work with the Career Resource Center to make arrangements for an online interview with candidates, or if you are on campus, you may participate in an interview where the employer will connect with you virtually in the CRC.

Online Career Planning Appointments

Career Planning appointments allow you to discuss your career questions with a staff person through a phone call or a Skype appointment. Sign up for an appointment through Gator CareerLink and indicate if you want the session via phone or Skype. One of our career planners will arrange an appointment with you.

Virtual Networking Events and Career/Graduate Fairs

As an online student, you can access career fairs and networking events targeted to connect UF candidates with employers and graduate schools. The CRC coordinates and partners with numerous organizations to host career related events on-campus and virtually for all students. Virtual fairs can be hosted by the CRC or a non-CRC partner. These virtual fairs include opportunities for specific majors, careers, options for veterans and students with disabilities.

Visit Gator CareerLink for event information

Virtual Mock Interviews

Our online mock interview program, powered by Gator CareerLink, allows you to practice your interviewing skills in a private setting. You can search for industry specific questions, look at potential ways of answering questions, and use your webcam to record your practice interview. To access the service, log into Gator CareerLink and click “Mock Interview” in the Resources module.

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