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.
The Anteater Network
Join The Anteater Network, UCI's new mentorship and professional networking platform!
- Form short and long term mentor relationships with students and other alumni.
- Flash mentor students and alumni through one-time meetings.
- Share and explore career opportunities with your Anteater family.
- Connect with alumni in different industries across the world to expand your professional network.
It only takes a few minutes to sign up! Visit antnet.uci.edu to get started!
UCI Division of Continuing Education
The UCI Division of Continuing Education offers resources to enhance your value with employers and advance your job search, no matter what your industry.
What Matters to Me and Why: Alumni Series
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.
Career Readines Specialization
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.
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.
Wayfinder Program - by UCI Beall Applied Innovation
Develop your startup from formation to funding
Wayfinder is a highly structured incubator, through UCI Beall Applied Innovation, that connects UCI-affiliated startups with essential resources needed to launch, grow and succeed. Using our combined experience, we help fine tune a strategic process that leads innovation with both commercial promise and the potential to meet real needs, from formation to funding.
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.
Self-Access Career Planning Modules
Starting a job search? Ready to network? Need help communicating your value? Take the first steps in creating your job search plan by assessing your own skills, identifying job specific skills needed, creating a timeline, and developing your own "brand." Learn the "why" and the "how" of networking to land your ideal job. Gain tips on preparing for the job interview including pre-interview research, questions to ask potential employers, and post-interview follow-up.
UCI Division of Career Pathways
Check out UCI’s Division of Career Pathways for career counseling, access to Handshake, job shadowing, student recruits for your company’s jobs and internships, or charitable opportunities. Learn more >
Beyond Ring Road
A 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. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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!
In partnership with UCI's Division of Continuing Education and Career Pathways, 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
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.
Access telecommuting, flexible and part-time job opportunities with a 30% member discount on a FlexJobs subscription.
Member code: UCIALUMNI
Jobs at UCI
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.
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
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.