University of Michigan Alumni Association

Career Resources

U-M students know it’s never too early to start preparing for life after graduation. The Alumni Association can help through a variety of mentorship programs and other career resources. View our calendar of upcoming career events where you can learn in-person, on the phone or online.


Prepare for real life networking and relationship building with worshops with U-M alumni.

30 Minute Mentors

Talk one-on-one with successful Michigan alumni in different career fields during an upcoming session of the Alumni Association's 30 Minute Mentors.


More than 190,000 U-M alumni are on LinkedIn — that's your Maize and Blue network waiting for you to reach out and contact them. Join the Alumni Association of the University of Michigan's Official Group to connect with U-M alumni and other students.

Looking for a job? Check out 7 Steps to Land a Job or Internship Using your Alumni Network

Interview Preparation

As a current student, you have access to some members-only career tools from the Alumni Association. Just log in with your uniqname. We provides resources to help prepare for an employment interview. Check out sample questions, interviewing styles and participate in a virtual interview. You can also have your resume reviewed - at no charge. Ready to start networking? See how the Alumni Association can provide you with free business cards.

Career Guides

What should be at the top of your resume and what do you open with for your cover letter? Download our PDF guides for cover letters, resumes, networking and job interview preparation.

Alumni Advice

Wolverines share lessons they’ve learned during their career as part of our Alumni Video Interview series, hosted on YouTube.


There’s also an opportunity to network with U-M alumni while working at Michigania for the summer!