The Career Center partners with students as they explore possibilities, develop skills, and connect with opportunities.
The University of Alabama students and alumni can seek guidance with selecting a major, planning a career, developing job-search strategies, and more. Call, email, or drop by our main office in 3400 Ferguson Center or visit one of our satellite locations: The Career Center at Culverhouse, 250 Bidgood Hall; Career Center at C&IS, 190 Tisch Student Services in Reese Phifer Hall; or the engineering satellite office in 105 Bevill Hall.
Our staff welcomes opportunities to speak to classes and student organizations regarding career preparation, graduate school planning, and services we offer.
Our career consultants are able to help you assess your interests, preferences, values, and skills and will discuss with you how these personal factors influence your career planning.
The fall and spring career fairs are great opportunities to learn more about future employers.
Interactive services we offer include Optimal Resume, CareerBeam, InterviewStream, and virtual mock interviews.
Peer advisors are trained to assist with career-related matters such as resumes, cover letters, and interviewing. Peer advisors are available at various times during the week for individual conversations and class or group presentations.
The Sylvester Jones Leadership and Career Resource Area is a great place to locate information on careers, including job vacancies, employer directories and profiles, salary statistics, and possible jobs for each major. The Resource Area also has information on graduate school, job-search strategies, effective leadership, and studying or working abroad.