Career Services

  • Stop by for information about campus, our upcoming career related events, and get a free Fla-Vor-Ice frozen treat!
  • Students seeking part-time employment are encouraged to attend this event to meet local area employers and USA campus representatives to hear about current job opportunities. This job fair is open to USA students and all majors are welcome.
  • The Allied Health & Nursing Career Fair is an annual event that provides the opportunity for students to network with employers and discuss employment and clinical placements.
  • An interactive discussion with Students, Faculty, and Community Partners to share tips and information about the Internship Journey 
Come hear from current students on their internship experiences. The panel will discuss the internship search process, application process, and internship experiences as they have impacted their academic and career development.
  • Confidence is key in the job search process. Whether you are interviewing, interning, or starting a new job after graduation, find everything you need to finish your perfect look at the JCPenney Suit-Up Event!

All currently enrolled Jaguars are invited to attend the JCPenney Suit-Up Event!
  • The HireAJag Career Fair is held semi-annually during the fall and spring semesters. This fair is a university-wide event open to all majors. The career fair provides the opportunity for employers, students, and alumni to network and discuss full-time, co-op, and internship positions.
  • The Awato document creator tool will guide you through an easy to use creation form that uses your previous work experience and the type of job you'll be applying for to craft the ideal resume.
  • An online system that combines training and practice to help improve your interview technique and build your confidence - all from your personal computer.
  • Helpful information for crafting and refining your resume.
  • Every Career Starts with A Handshake
 


Handshake Logo

Handshake is the university's platform to connect students, alumni, and employers.  Discover information on jobs, internships, co-ops, events, and on-campus recruiting opportunities.

Getting Started with Handshake

▼   Students and Alumni

Students and alumni access the Handshake - Students page for detailed instructions on the following:

IMPORTANT: We highly encourage you to update your resume prior to uploading to Handshake to ensure you have a quality document that is competitive for employment purposes. For information on perfecting your resume, view our Resume Writing page. To request a resume critique contact our office at (251) 460-6188 or careerservices@southalabama.edu.

If you need additional assistance with Handshake go to Getting Started With Handshake or the Handshake Help Center.

Be aware of fraudulent job activity!  To avoid this from happening to you read the following.

 

Upcoming Career Events