PART OF OUR JOB IS HELPING YOU SUCCEED IN YOURS.

U-M CAREER DEVELOPMENT WILL WORK HARD FOR YOU

Whether you’re starting to explore new career opportunities, assessing your existing career or need a career change, put the Alumni Association to work for you. With a host of personally tailored career development events, resources and services, we are the liaison between employers and U-M alumni. We offer cover letter and resume reviews, provide networking strategies and opportunities and host career-focused events. We also partner with independent career coaches to assist members with a career search, change, or advancement. No matter your career stage, we’ll help you approach it with the kind of confidence, pride and passion U-M alumni are known for.

MAC CON: Michigan Alumni Career Conference

Rethink your future plans, reconsider your daily grind, and reboot your career in ways you haven’t yet imagined. The Michigan Alumni Career Conference is here to help you assess the trajectory of your career and put you on a path to success.

DON’T MAKE A CAREER OUT OF LOOKING FOR ONE

As an Alumni Association member, you gain access to all kinds of valuable resources and exclusive benefits that can help you get your foot in the door with employers.

Job Board

Job Board

Employers are looking to hire the Leaders and Best, and making connections is easy. Check out the power of the U-M alumni network.

Events

Events

Career-focused events are ideal for learning from other’s successes, accessing the latest career trends, and building your Wolverine network.

Resume & Cover Letters

Resume & Cover Letters

There’s a saying, “You don’t get a second chance to make a first impression,” so put our Resume and Cover Letter guides and review service to work for you.

Interview Prep

Interview Prep

The key to nailing an interview is preparation and practice, and the Alumni Association can help you do both. Check out our exclusive interview tools.

The New Face of Entrepreneurship

Take a look at what successful alumni have to say about the business of creating a business.

  • “When you get out in the world, it’s amazing to see the breadth and depth of the Michigan connections.”
    Steven Fisher
    Co-Founder, State & Liberty Clothing Co.
    LSA’13, BGS

  • “You have to be willing to go off the beaten path a little bit.”
    Nydia Cardenas
    Founder/CEO, The Urban Playbook
    MBA’15, Ross School of Business

  • “That world was so huge, and I wanted a piece of it.”
    Shawn Blanchard
    Author, Speaker, Fashion Designer
    LSA’05, Mathematical Economics

  • “We’re not as excited about the 9 to 5 life; we’re not as excited about working at the same company for 20 years.”
    Steven Fisher
    Co-Founder, State & Liberty Clothing Co.
    LSA’13, BGS

  • “I’ve been really encouraged by the experiences I’ve had that continue to reaffirm that my idea is a need.”
    Nydia Cardenas
    Founder/CEO, The Urban Playbook
    MBA’15, Ross School of Business

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Develop your professional skills anytime and anywhere. From online tools to in-person career events, the Alumni Association offers it.