Seeking Career Help?
CLA Career Counselors serve alumni who are one year out from graduation or less. To make an appointment with a career counselor call 612-624-7577. If you graduated more than a year ago and would like to find a career professional to meet with for individual guidance and live in Minnesota, the Minnesota Career Development Association has a directory and the MN Workforce Centers offer free in-person coaching and workshops. If you live outside of Minnesota, the National Career Development Association has a directory of career counseling professionals you can connect with.
U of M Career Resources:
- Visit Alumni Career Services for career resources, events, webinars, and advice for UMN alumni.
- CLA Career Services website, in particular, our career guides may be useful as they offer advice on topics such as job searching, networking, and interviewing.
- GoldPASS powered by Handshake, is the University of Minnesota's professional job, internship, and volunteer database connecting students and alumni with employment opportunities throughout the world.
- Join the Maroon and Gold Network! The Maroon and Gold Network is an online career and networking platform developed and funded by the University of Minnesota Alumni Association where alumni can give career-related advice to current students and fellow UMN grads. The network is open to all UMN students, alumni, and faculty/staff. Participants can browse the network to find individuals who are willing to share insights by industry, college, major, degree type, employer, location, and more.
Looking to Recruit CLA Students?
CLA Career Services can help you recruit and hire quality people—the ones you need immediately as well as the ones you’ll need in the future. Learn more about how CLA Career Services can help in your search.
- Connect with the College of Liberal Arts.
- Join the CLA Alumni Community: They plan and host social and educational events, as well as activities that engage alumni and students in career networking.
- Join the CLA student/alumni LinkedIn group.