Career Services

Mission Statement Top of Page

Career Services, in partnership with faculty, staff and employers, provides students and alumni with opportunities and resources to identify career goals and develop life-long career management skills.

Events Career Services Offers Top of Page

Career Services offers a variety of professional events throughtout the year to provide students with opportunities and resources to identify and develop life-long career management skills and assist in the transition from college to career.  These events include, but are not limited to:

  • Networking Socials
  • Mock Interviews
  • Head of the Lakes Job and Internship Fair
  • 'Jacket Fest
  • On-campus recruiting
  • Career Development Presentatioins
  • Etiquette Dinners

One-On-One appointments with a Career Services staff member include, but are not limited to:

  • 'Jacket Internship Financial Assistance (JIFA)
  • Career and Major Exploration
  • Interview Preparation
  • Conducting Job Searches
  • Resume and Cover Letter Review
  • Career Counseling
  • Graduate School Counseling
  • Mock Interviews
  • Internships and Volunteer Opportunites
  • Handshake
  • Salary Negotiations
  • Career and Personality Assessments

Handshake Top of Page

Handshake offers a specialized search program catered to the degrees and skills you earn at UW-Superior. Search thousands of on and off-campus jobs, internships, and volunteer opportunities from UW-Superior to around the world. Post resumes, network, find career events, and register for interviews and professional events to help kick start your career.

'Jacket Internship Financial Assistance (JIFA) Top of Page

Career Services is pleased to offer the 'Jacket Internship Financial Assistance (JIFA) Program to you through the summer of 2018. JIFA is part of the Career Ready Internship Grant program through Great Lakes Higher Education Corporation and Affiliates. If you are financially eligible and completing an unpaid internship, related to your major, this funding may provide you compensation up to $1350 during your internship.

Career Closet Top of Page

Career Services provides a closet of professional clothing donated by community members and local businesses. This service is available to students at no charge.

What We Do Top of Page

  • Counsel students in the exploration, development, and implementation for their major and career plans. (Career plans can include graduate and professional school, academic and volunteer services, and/or employment activities)
  • Provide Career Assessments to students and alumni to help them identify their strengths, interests, skills, values, and personality traits in order to make educated career and life choices.
  • Teach career success strategies for successful transition from college to career.
  • Connect students and alumni to the community and employers by providing a web-based recruiting system of postings for internship, volunteer, part-time, and full-time opportunities.
  • Provide a Network of Professionals to students and alumni by coordinating programming and resources which offer opportunities for alumni and friends to connect with the university.

Career Services Contact Information Top of Page

Career Services
University of Wisconsin - Superior
Swenson Hall 1061
Belknap and Catlin Ave.
P.O. Box 2000
Superior, WI 54880
Phone: 715-394-8024
Email: career@uwsuper.edu
Office Hours:
M-F 7:45am - 4:30pm