Resources below are available to UConn students from the UConn Center for Career Development and The Major Experience.
Career Center: WGSS Major to Career - List of internships, organizations and career outcomes of WGSS alumni at UConn, as well as graduate school programs students have participated in.
Career Readiness from Career Center - List of career competencies employers are interested in; skills that can be developed and enhanced with your education at UConn.
Center for Career Development: Let's Explore - Space to find career communities that fit students' career aspirations. Resources include blogs and alumni testimonials, alumni mentors, job market insights and outcomes of recent UConn graduates.
HuskyLink- A platform created for UConn students and alumni to connect to form a mentor network.
- Directions on how to join HuskyLink as an undergraduate student
- Visit HuskyLink
- Use your Net ID to log-in to the Student HuskyLink page
- Set up your account with your education credentials, professional experience, career aspirations and passions
- Use the tabs at the top of the website to navigate all of the options provided by HuskyLink. Explore career paths and check out the resources!
- Connect with alumni! You have the opportunity to message the alumni listed in the Community tab. Ask professional questions and gain insight on career opportunities for your field.
- Directions on how to join HuskyLink as an alumni
- Visit HuskyLink
- Scroll to the middle of the page where you will see a button labeled “Alumni Login”
- You will have the option to log in with either your Linkedin or your email
- You will be prompted to fill out information regarding your educational experience, career path and your passions/interests
- Current students will then be able to contact you via HuskyLink to ask questions about anything from undergraduate decisions to career advice
- Questions? In need of support?
- Resources for all users of the HuskyLink (PeopleGrove) platform – students, alumni, employers, working professionals offering mentorship etc. can be found here