University of California, Riverside

New Year…Enhance your Career

New Year… Enhance your Career

Embrace 2019 by taking time for you and your career. The following offerings are available to help you navigate your job search, grow your professional networks, and continue to develop your skills. Alumni, students, and parents are all welcome!


UC Virtual Career Services: Navigating the job Search

Date: Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Time: 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Join us online for an in-depth look at the hiring process and learn what happens after you click “submit.” UC alumni working as professional recruiters and hiring managers across a variety of industries will provide an insider’s look at the hiring process and provide tangible advice to help you maximize your job search and land your next great opportunity!

Click here to register.

Career Exploration Conference: Business

Date: Saturday, January 26, 2019

Time: 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

UCR Alumni and friends in the business industry will lead sessions discussing different fields within business, continuing your education for an advanced degree, how to impress leadership and promote, company culture, and more! The event includes parking, a light breakfast, speed networking mixer, and lunch.

For more information and to register click here.

Women’s Leadership Conference

Date: Saturday, March 9, 2019

Time: 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

UCR Alumni and industry experts will lead session on various topics that women face in the workplace. Attend keynotes, breakout sessions, and a networking luncheon that will inspire and lead to success in your career.

For more information and to register click here.


Career Guides

Every job search or career advancement requires passing through the stages of understanding yourself and clarifying your goals; building a robust professional career brand; networking strategically and growth through interview or performance evaluation. Explore our step by step playbooks on every stage of the career development or job search process to implement career best practices.

Resume GuideCover Letter GuideNetworking GuideInterview Guide

Interested in additional professional development tools? Checkout the UCR Alumni Career Conversations Library on YouTube focusing on negotiating your job offer, working with a career coach, maximizing the power of LinkedIn and more. 


If you’re looking to get rid of some of your professional attire, consider donating it to R’ Professional Career Closet. This is a joint effort between the Career Center and ASUCR to professionally prepare students for the workforce by providing them professional attire for interviews, career fairs, and/or networking events. form more information on how it works, click here.