Graduate Students

Graduates Students and Alumni have access to a range of support to help them achieve their professional goals through our office. Co-op & Career Advisors are available for 1-1 appointments to assist with researching occupational and employment information; with establishing short- and long-term career goals; with exploring different career paths; and with making informed and purposeful career decisions. Additionally, Co-ops & Careers provides opportunities to connect with employers through WITworks, our online job posting and recruiting system, annual career fairs and specialized recruiting events.

Learn more about the Co-op & Career Advisors.

Featured Articles

Corporate Jargon Gen Z Should Know

There’s enough to worry about when entering the workforce: What are my responsibilities? Am I capable enough to do this job? Will my manager like me? Corporate jargon shouldn’t add to your stress. From terms like “bandwidth” to acronyms like …

By Zoe Kaplan - Forage
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What Is a DevOps Engineer?

A development operations (DevOps) engineer works with a company’s software and operations teams to ensure efficient software deployment. DevOps engineers use their technical backgrounds and project management skills to make software deployment a faster, more iterative, feedback-driven process.

In this …

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What Are Writing Skills?

You don’t need to be the great next American novelist to use writing skills. Writing skills apply to nearly every field, even if you’re not working in a creative career.

At work, writing is a hard skill we use to …

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Top Interpersonal Skills Employers Look For

Often known as people skills, interpersonal skills are the soft skills you use to interact with others. In the workplace, these skills are essential to being an effective team player and contributing to a positive work environment.

Yet some interpersonal …

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The most effective questions to end a job interview

The seismic shift during the last two years has turned the labor market on its head. Today, the U.S.
Bureau of Labor Statistics reports nearly 11 million jobs available, with almost two job openings for
every unemployed American. This gap …

By Corey Berkey - College Recruiter
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Career Resources

Hire Heroes USA

Organization that support veterans, service members, and military spouses in finding meaningful careers, and helps companies hire and retain them.

HBR Podcast: Women at Work

Conversations about the workplace, and women’s place in it, brought to you by the Harvard Business Review.

Applicant Tracking Systems and Professional Summaries

When applying to full-time positions outside of WITworks, seniors and alumni need to tailor their resumes to each position they …

Dressing for Business Casual

The goal for any professional interaction is to focus the attention on your skills and qualifications. Dressing for “business casual” …

Average Co-op and Career Salaries

This resource lists average starting co-op salaries of our students and annual salaries of our most recent graduates.

Cover Letter Worksheet

Use this worksheet to set up the structure of your cover letter and begin brainstorming content.

News and Advice

Explore the latest news, advice, industry insights,

and tips for scoring your dream job and advancing your career.

Resources

 

WHEN YOU SECURE A CO-OP

Please let us know by registering on LeopardWeb and reporting your hire through WITworks. International students who secure mandatory co-ops must follow instructions on the reporting and work authorization process.