The Alumni Association and Career Services host a variety of job-related events and provide career counseling for CU-Boulder alumni. Whether you are a new professional, changing careers or re-entering the workforce, we have resources to meet your individual career needs. We service alumni of all ages from recent graduates through retirees. Get involved by attending one of our workshops, webinars or one-on-one career counseling with alumni career counselor Lea Alvarado.
“Thank you so much for all of your help. I would not be where I am if it wasn’t for your support and guidance. You helped give me the confidence to learn what my skills and strengths are; I was able to negotiate a higher salary with this confidence.” CU-Boulder Alumna
Accessing Career Buffs
If you aren’t already on Career Buffs, the jobs/internships/career events online database for CU-Boulder students and alumni, call 303-492-6541 to get your account reactivated. Career Buffs can be found at http://careerservices.colorado.edu/students/CareerBuffs.aspx.
Alumni Assessment Series – Three Mondays, March 3, 10, 17, 6 – 9 p.m. ($65)
Are you feeling confused as to what direction to take in your career? This assessment series can help you gain more clarity! It includes the MBTI, Strong Interest Inventory, StrengthsFinder, and a Values Card Sort and is covered over the course of three sessions. Our most popular class! Call 303-492-6541 to register.
Your Next Brilliant Career Move- Thursday, March 20th, 6-8 p.m. (Free)
Are you ready for a career change, but unsure about how you will find the time to make that happen? Presenter Brenda Abdilla, founder of Management Momentum LLC and certified career coach, will debunk the top myths about job hunting and provide you with a solid understanding of your strengths and how they can be leveraged to your advantage. REGISTER HERE.
Just In Time Hiring and Internship Fair – UMC Ballroom, Thursday, April 17, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. (Free)
Employers attending will be representing lots of great companies and industries and all are hiring! This is a wonderful opportunity to get some face time with a recruiter. No pre-registration necessary. Employer List.
Career Check up Event – Thursday, April 17, 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. (Free)
If you need a quick resume review or have a job search question, career counselors are on hand for free 20 minute appointments. Spots are available on a first-come, first-served basis. The event will be held at the UMC on the day of the career fair. Coffee and tea will be served. Check in at the career fair.
Alumni Assessment Series – Three Mondays, May 5, 12, 19, 6-9 p.m. ($65) Are you feeling confused as to what direction to take in your career? The assessment series can help you gain more clarity. It includes the MBTI, Strong Interest Inventory, StrengthsFinder, and a Values Card Sort and is covered over the course of three sessions. Our most popular class! Call 303-492-6541 to register. Visit: careerservices.colorado.edu/alumni for more information.
Webinar- Are you Entrepreneur Material?- Thursday, May 22, 12:00pm-1:00pm (Free),
Presented in partnership with the Leeds School of Business, this webinar, led by CU Boulder alumna, Gale Dunlap, President and Founder of Standout Strategies, will focus on the various elements of what it takes to start a business, including how to determine your entrepreneurial readiness, how to find financial backing, what to consider when you’re starting, and much more. REGISTER HERE