Resources & Information for Students

 

Career Management at JU offers a variety of programs, services and resources for our students. Our office is open 8:30am - 5:00pm during the week, where students and alumni can schedule appointments.

Student appointments for the following reasons can be booked here: Class Assignments, Cover Letter Review, Create Resume, Internship Form Review, Internship Prep, Internship Search, Interview Prep, Job Search, Mock Interview, Research and Handouts, Resume Review, or Virtual Resume Review.

 

Student appointments for the following reasons can be booked here: Career Decision Making, Create a CV/Federal Resume, Grad School Application Essays, Graduate School Prep, Major Change, Major Decision, Resume Printing, or Technology Review.

Programs and Services

  • VMock: Smart Resume Platform: a resume tool that analyzes your resume in 30 seconds! Current students can access VMock through this link, using their JU email
  • Self-Assessments including Career Clusters and the Myers-Briggs Personality Type Assessment.

  • Individual and confidential career consultations and career counseling such as:

    • Choosing an academic major and determining a career path

    • Career decision-making

    • Career exploration and information gathering

    • Conducting a successful job search

    • Interviewing skills development

  • Résumé, curriculum vitae, personal statement, and cover letter preparation and revision.

  • Annual Career Expo showcasing regional and national employers offering part-time and full-time employment opportunities​ and internships. See more events coming up here.

  • Employer information sessions and tabling events featuring regional and national employers presenting on the nature of their work, internship and career opportunities.

  • Handshake: a job/Internship and networking database, continually updated and available on the Internet 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Students can access Handshake through the MYJU Portal.

  • A student workstation and library of resources covering career development topics, careers and graduate education.

  • Guidance on searching, applying, and navigating Graduate School options and avenues to take. Find additional links here.

Resources for Military Veteran Students

  • Joint Service Transcript: ​​​​To get a comprehensive list of experience obtained while serving in the military

  • Résumé Engine​​: ​Use your MOS code to have you skills translated in a snap

  • Résumé Examples: ​Adapted by your Student Veteran Career Advisors

  • ​​G.I. Jobs​​​​​​: ​​​​Job board for Military Veterans seeking positions in Jacksonville