Students

Your career starts on your first day at UNLV! Career Services and Workforce Development is here to partner with you in your journey to design your life. We want to help you connect what you are learning in the classroom to find fulfilling work after you graduate and beyond.

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Where do I start?

UNLV Career Services has a variety of programs, tools, and resources to support you through your career journey.

What To Do When You Don’t Feel Qualified?

In this empowering episode of the Young Black and Professional podcast, our guest, Breanna Foreman, shares her career journey, offering invaluable advice on navigating the professional landscape, especially when faced with self-doubt.

Here’s a sneak peek into what you can …

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First-Generation College Student Career Barriers (and How to Overcome Them)

I was a first-generation college student, and while I’ve held numerous jobs over the past decade, the struggles that began in college still have a lasting effect on me today. Unfortunately, many of the issues we first-generation college students (or …

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20+ High-Paying Entry-Level Jobs That Help You Cash in From Day One

For most people searching for their first job, a high-paying entry-level role is exactly what they’re looking for. But not everyone knows what makes an entry-level role high-paying, where to find one, or how to land it!

So, we’re covering …

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Tools & Resources

Rise First College Success Roadmap

Rise First’s College Success Roadmap is aimed to enable first-generation student success. With this roadmap, Rise First hopes to provide …

The Miseducation of the Underrepresented Job Seeker

Jennifer Tardy’s free guide, downloadable below contains information to empower historically underrepresented job seekers on:

Tips & Insights to transform …

If you’ve ever wondered why you didn’t get a call back from a job you knew you were qualified for …

This episode is all about grad school and what you need to succeed! Dr. Des goes into some tips on …

An award winning podcast and the first and #1 show in the world for first-generation scholars and professionals.

National Urban League Job Network

The Urban League Job Network is backed by the National Urban League and is dedicated to helping diverse students find …

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