4th Year +

Congratulations on making it to your final year as an undergraduate student! Your senior year at DU will be full of exciting milestones as you transition to life after graduation. The transition can also feel a little stressful until your post-graduation plans come into focus. The career team can help you develop an action plan that helps you feel supported through this transition.

Job Search
Start your search for post graduate jobs immediately in fall quarter, even if you do not graduate until June. Many large companies plan ahead and what to hire the best talent early in the year. Career fairs, employer information sessions and job postings can all be found on PCO. Check out the college pages on our website for additional job search tools related to your field of study.

Graduate & Professional School
If you plan to apply to graduate and professional school, many applications will be due in the fall quarter of your senior year. Your career advisor can review resumes and personal statements to ensure your application is strong and they can also help you prepare for interviews when they are a requirement for admissions.

Continue Building Your Network
Many students land their first full-time job by networking with other alumni of DU. To help facilitate connections, our team hosts numerous Mentor for a Moment and Connecting DU networking events each year. Visit PCO for a full listing of programs and to register. Pioneer Connect is also a great tool for finding alumni who are eager to support you in your job search as career volunteers. Are you looking to relocate outside of Denver after graduation? Get connected with our Regional Alumni Engagement teams who can help connect you with events and alumni in your target city.

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A Beginner’s Guide to Business Attire

Showing up to work often means juggling various responsibilities, to-dos, and scheduling — so what you’re going to wear might be the last thing on your mind. Yet your business attire, or what you wear to work, can reflect your professionalism …

By Zoe Kaplan - Forage
Forage
Showcase your skills. Find your career fit.
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Career Fair Prep Week: Get ready for the Winter 2023 All-Majors Career & Internship Fair

The Winter 2023 All Majors Career & Internship Fair is coming up on Wednesday and Thursday, January 25-26. Students from all majors and years of study are invited to attend where you will have the opportunity to network with employers …

By Kyle Inselman
Kyle Inselman Assistant Director
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Sign Up for Your Networking Passport and Earn a Chance to Win Flex Funds

Explore career options and build professional contacts with your Networking Passport.

You could win $100 in Flex Funds!

The Employer Connections Team brings employers to campus to meet you.  You can meet and talk with employers at:

When you attend Employer Connections …

By Mark Isenburg
Mark Isenburg Assistant Director Employer Connections, STEM
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Have You Heard of Micro-Internships? Learn More & Find One Now!

Micro-Internships are short-term, professional assignments that help you build skills, explore career options, and prove yourself to prospective employers. Unlike a traditional internship, these paid opportunities typically range from 5 to 40 hours of work, and many can be completed …

By Mary Michael Hawkins
Mary Michael Hawkins Director, Undergraduate Career & Professional Development
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Govern for America Fellowship Opportunity

Apply to be a Fellow at Govern for America
Application deadline is this Friday, October 28th
Click here to view the recorded Information Session

GFA Fellows work alongside other government leaders on real issues facing our communities — analyzing data to …

By Paige Luna
Paige Luna Assistant Director, Employer Connections
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Featured Resources


Student Employees Achieve (SEA) Badge

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Career & Professional Development Contact & Location

Phone
303.871.2150
Address

Burwell Center for Career Achievement
2190 E. Asbury Avenue
Denver, CO 80210

Career & Professional Development Hours

M 8:00am-4:30pm
T 8:00am-4:30pm
W 8:00am-4:30pm
TH 8:00am-4:30pm
F 8:00am-4:30pm

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