Career Resources

UCI Alumni knows that your career is one of the most important aspects of your life. Take advantage of our wide range of career resources to help you further your career or lifelong learning ambitions.

UCI Division of Continuing Education

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The UCI Division of Continuing Education offers resources to enhance your value with employers and advance your job search, no matter what your industry.

Career Readines Specialization

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Through a partnership with the UCI Division of Continuing Education and Coursera, the Career Readiness Specialization is a series of open, online courses specifically designed to help you sharpen the skills that you need to improve your employability and advancement.

Career Coaching

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The UCI Division of Continuing Education has partnered with InsideTrack to offer quick and easy app-based modules that you can access from anywhere, anytime, and at your convenience. Inside Track’s professional career coaches are experienced in supporting students and working adults just like you, with the creation and execution of career action plans based on your unique experience and goals.

Career Launch

Upgrade your skills. Increase your employability.

Boost Your Resume. Apply Your UCI Courses Toward a UCI Continuing Education Certificate. Your undergraduate or graduate courses may qualify for transfer credit toward some of UCI Continuing Education's high-demand programs such as Project Management, Business Administration, HR, Marketing, Contract Management, and more. UCI Alumni Association members receive a 10% discount toward tuition fees.

UCI+One

UCI+One. Every degree counts.

UCI+One is a self-paced, comprehensive, customized program features weekly advising sessions, career-planning support, communication training, personal financial planning, and more. Participants can enroll any time. Discounts are available for UCI Alumni Association members.

Take the Fast Track with Accelerator

A 30-day track of the UCI+One program that provides customized one-on-one advising, career coaching, and goal setting opportunities to help students ge the most out of their degree. 

Learn more at ce.uci.edu/uci-plus-one

What Matters to Me and Why: Alumni Series

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Personal Journeys: Choices made, difficulties encountered, commitments grasped and joys revealed. This series explores the dynamics of learning relationships and how the encouragement and support of mentors has profoundly impacted the student experiences, career paths and life journeys of some of UCI’s many distinguished alumni.

WATCH RECORDED INTERVIEWS

May 16, 2017 – Sasha Strauss ’9, Managing Director, Innovation Protocol

Jan. 24, 2017 – Jermaine Griggs '05, Founder & CEO, Hear & Play Music

May 17, 2016Dale Mayeda '91, Animation Effects Head, Walt Disney Animation Studios & Jill Halvaks '80, retired UCI staff

Jan. 12, 2016Erin Gruwell '91, Founder, Freedom Writers Foundation

UCI Career Center

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Check out UCI’s Career Center for career counseling, access to Zotlink, student recruits for your company’s jobs and internships, or charitable opportunities. Learn more >

Virtual Career Fair

Virtual Career Fair

Join us for our UCI Alumni Virtual Career Fair. We will be hosting wide breadth of employers spanning multiple industries looking for people like you for full-time, part-time, and internship opportunities. More details coming soon!

Interested as participating as an employer?

Connect with the UCI Alumni Association directly with questions at alumni@uci.edu

Beyond Ring Road

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A new workshop series for graduating students, Beyond Ring Road teaches successful transition strategies from alumni perspectives. Important topics include: taking a gap year, playing the waiting game for employment and grad school, moving, and how to prepare while you're still at UCI.

Applied Innovation

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Applied Innovation serves as the “front door” for industry collaboration with UCI; a one-stop shop for outside entrepreneurs seeking access to university inventions and talent, large corporations looking to tap the school’s research capabilities, and investors who want to put their cash into promising new companies.

EBSCO Research Database

EBSCO Research Database

EBSCO provides full-text versions of more than 2,400 periodicals -- including almost 2,050 peer-reviewed journals -- as well as indexes and abstracts of more than 7,380 academic publications for post-college research needs.

LinkedIn

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Expand your Anteater Network and join the UCI Alumni LinkedIn group. Participate in open discussions, explore job postings, reconnect with former classmates and friends, and make new connections!

Webinars

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In partnership with University Extension and the UCI Career Center, the UCI Alumni Association presents a free series of career advancement webinars to alumni around the world.

The Paul Merage School of Business Executive Education Programs

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Stay ahead of the curve. Invest in professional education for a strategic and competitive advantage.

Attend an open enrollment certificate program to enhance your skillset and grow your network, or partner with us to design and deliver custom programs specifically tailored to meet your organization's goals.

FlexJobs

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Access telecommuting, flexible and part-time job opportunities with a 30% member discount on a FlexJobs subscription.

Member code: UCIALUMNI

Jobs at UCI

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Sound career opportunities, professionalism and a stimulating work experience make UC Irvine a great place to work. We are continually searching for qualified individuals to join our diverse and dynamic university staff.

OpenCourseWare

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The OpenCourseWare project publishes course materials, including video lectures, for viewing, download, and reuse by institutions, professors, students and learners worldwide.

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

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OLLI at UCI is a dynamic group of intellectually curious adults – retired and semi-retired – who enjoy literature, history, science, the arts and travel. Its members are interested in discovering new facts, sharing ideas, and connecting with like-minded individuals in their community.