Services Offered to UMSL Alumni
If you graduated from UMSL over two years ago, the following services are available:
Tap into the following resources at no charge:
UMSLCareerKey: This web-based software enables alumni to conduct a job search on-line 24/7. Gain access to job leads and employers. Please note that the nature of jobs that come into a university career services office are primarily entry-level, although some experienced level positions are posted as well. The system only houses graduates through 2000. If you graduated prior to 2000, please call Career Services at 314-516-5111. After confirmation of your degree, we can add you to the system.
Get started in the UMSLCareerKey by accessing the UMSLCareerKey Student/Alum box at the lower right-hand side of your screen. Look for the “new users, click here” and follow the prompts.
Workshops: Weekly workshops on Resume Writing, Interviewing Skills, Demystifying Networking and others are available to UMSL alumni. Pre-registration is necessary! Access the Workshops link in the Related Links Box on the upper right-hand corner of your screen.
Job Fairs: Admission is free to alumni who pre-register (available up until one week prior to job fair). Pre-registration is necessary! Access the Job Fairs link in the Related Links Box on the upper right-hand corner of your screen.
If you seek individual assistance, fee-based services are available:
Individual Appointment: While the office does not provide long-term career coaching, you can make an appointment to go over job search strategies and communication pieces (resume, cover letter). One (one-hour) individual appointment by a professional staff member is available free of charge. Any subsequent appointments will have a fee of $50.00 per hour.
Career Assessment: A career assessment package is available to alumni at a fee of $50.00. Assessment tools offered include the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator and the Strong Interest Inventory. The fee includes administration, scoring and a one-hour interpretive session.