Q: As UM-Flint alumnus, what services do I have available to me?

A: All alumni of the University of Michigan-Flint have access to services from the Career Center. You can make an appointment for a phone call with a Career Advisor, or attend one of our workshops designed specifically for alumni.

Phone Call with a Career Advisor

Set up a phone call with a Career Advisor to discuss your professional documents, interest in changing career paths, or other career-related topics (30 minutes)

Your resume and your cover letter are essential to your career success. During your meeting, an advisor will review your resume and cover letter and offer feedback to help you develop concise, high-quality documents to propel you into your next career opportunity. (30 minutes)

Group Advising
Career Advisors work with alumni in small groups, covering topics like resumes, interviewing and changing careers. Check here for upcoming sessions. RVSP is required. (time varies by session)

Q: How can I have my resume or cover letter reviewed by a Career Advisor?

A: Please review our Resume and Professional Writing Guide prior to setting up a phone call with a Career Advisor to review your professional documents. 

Q: What Career Center events can I attend as an alumnus?

A: Most of our events are open to UM-Flint Alumni. Visit out Events Page to see upcoming events and alumni workshops.

Q: I am looking to change my career path. What resources are available to help me with this process?

A: Set up a phone call appointment with a Career Advisor or attend one of our alumni workshops for assistance in evaluating and changing your career path. Review the links below for additional resources to help explore your career options.

What can I do with this Major?
Career Connection
O*Net
BLS Occupational Outlook Handbook
MI Labor Market information
Pure Michigan Talent Connect
Glassdoor
LinkedIn
UM- Alumni Relations
Going Global
Global Talent Retention Initiative of Michigan (GRTI)

 

Q: Does the Career Center host a Career Fair that alumni can attend?

A: We have over 90 employers on campus at each fair to speak with our students and alumni. Alumni are welcome to attend our Fall and Winter career fairs held on campus and do not need to pre-register.