Evisors is an on-line advising program that allows alumni to to provide career and professional development advice to students and alumni in a safe and secure environment.
To learn more about Evisors, please click HERE
To sign up as either and advisor or and advisee, please go to www.umd.evisors.com
and sign up in less than 5 minutes.
Questions regarding the Evisors program can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org
5 O'Clock Club
The 5 O'Clock Club has arranged for all Terp alumni to receive a free membership ($49 value) if you sign up on their website. The 5 O'Clock Club has helped thousands of job seekers find employment they love over the past 25 years and has been featured in the national media numerous times. Visit their website and enter UMD as the organization that invited you.
The alumni association is offering a FREE monthly webinar series to assist with your career development. Click here
to sign up for these free webinars.
Resume Builder is an easy-to-use tool that helps alumni build a competitive resume and write effective cover letters by highlighting skills and qualifications sought by employers. For more information, click here
Individual meetings with Career Center staff to assist in job and career searches or graduate school applications. For more information, call 301.314.7225.
Networking Events and Career Fairs
The Career Center's Fall Career and Internship Fair, Spring Career and Internship Fair, the Maryland Metropolitan Education Expo and Employer Networking & Information Sessions are all open to alumni who have received degrees from UMCP. For more information, visit www.careers.umd.edu/events.cfm?frame=fairs
. Also, connect with the Maryland Alumni Association to learn about additional sponsored events www.alumni.umd.edu/events
These events include career panels, resume clinics, job search workshops, webinars, employer networking and information sessions, and mock interview clinics. For more information, visit www.careers.umd.edu/events.cfm
A Web-based service providing access to:
- Jobs and internship listings
- On-Campus Interviewing (OCI) program
- Resume books available to employers
- Prospective employers in fields of interest
Visit Careers4Terps from the University Career Center home page at www.careers.umd.edu/home.cfm
. Select alumni, then register or log in.
Virtual Mock Interviews
This system is 100% web-based; Mac & PC compatible. Alumni who have received degrees from UMCP may practice interviews online, selecting from more than 2,500 questions. For more information, visit www.careers.umd.edu/page.cfm?page_id=58§ion_id=2
Career Testing/Self Assessment
FOCUS2 is a free web-based system available to alumni who have received a degree from UMCP. Using self-assessment questionnaires, it provides an overview of your interests, values, personality, skills and leisure activities assisting in targeting career options. For more information, visit www.careers.umd.edu/page.cfm?page_id=7§ion_id=2.
UM Counseling Center
A nominal $125 fee provides up to five, 50-minute counseling sessions that can include career testing. For more information, visit http://www.counseling.umd.edu/CS/nonstudent_services.php.
My Career Expert
A free service available to all alumni. It includes free weekly webinars, a library of recordings, and other free information. A resume service is available for a cost, if desired. Visit www.mycareerexpert.com.
GMAT Target Test Prep Online Curriculum
For a discounted rate, Target Test Prep will provide all Maryland students and alumni with 6 months online access to the best GMAT math book and curriculum on the market to help you properly prepare for business graduate school. To receive this discount, enter Coupon Code TERPS 1013 when you register online
Participate in opportunities to share advice and insights into your career field before a group of current Maryland students.
Employment Opportunities and Internship Opportunities
Have your Human Resources Department contact us to promote internships, full- and part-time opportunities in your organization; conduct on-campus interviews; and set up employer information session.
Mock Interview Clinics
Assist students with interview simulations in preparation for the real thing.
Provide students with personalized feedback on their resumes in preparation for career fairs and interviews.