About the UCC

Commitment to helpingThe University Career Center (UCC) offers a wide range of quality services designed to support and challenge students at all points on the career development and implementation path. Specifically, the career coaches provide individualized career coaching services, quality career planning courses, outreach programs, the most comprehensive collection of career resources on campus, a first-class website and numerous opportunities to connect with leading employers from around the country and the world.

 
Need help outside our office hours? Check out the quick videos and helpful resources in Jayhawk Ready--a tool to help you with our career development needs!

 

Our Mission and Vision

Mission

  • Educate students about the career development, planning, and implementation process
  • Connect students with employment and experiential learning opportunities
  • Develop partnerships with administrators, faculty, alumni, & employers on projects that enhance career opportunities for KU students

Vision

To be recognized as a premier provider of career services that results in our students leading more meaningful, purposeful lives.

Hours 

Office Hours:
Monday – Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m. 

Virtual Career Coaching:
Monday-Friday
8 a.m. - 7 p.m. 

In-Person Career Coaching & The P.H.O.G (by appointment only):
Friday
10 a.m. - 3 p.m. 

Location & Contact Information 

The majority of our services and events are being offered virtually. 

206 Summerfield Hall
1300 Sunnyside Drive
Lawrence, KS 66045
785-864-3624
​ucc@ku.edu

Career Coaching Appointments 

Schedule an appointment by visiting HireJayhawks.com, or by calling 785-864-3624. 

If you are unable to conduct your career coaching appointment virtually, please call 785-864-3624 to schedule an in-person appointment.  

Room Reservations 

Do you need a quiet space to attend a virtual career fair, interview with an employer, or attend your career coaching appointment? If so, email Marshall.Miller@ku.edu or call 785-864-3624. 

Events 

We offer a number virtual career fairs, and networking and educational events. Check out our schedule of events here


Events

Click below to view a PDF of Fall 2020 semester events.

University Career Communities Calendar with list of events

View additional events on HireJayhawks.com.

Check Appointment Availability

We'd love to assist you with your career development process!

The University Career Center is open Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm: 785-864-3624.  
(Please leave a message if you don't reach us.  We will call you back ASAP.)

appointment availability

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University Career Center
Over 10,000 jobs and internships are posted on HireJayhawks.com annually.
Over 1,800 employers post jobs and internships on HireJayhawks.com each year.
Have you found your community? Over 4,200 students are exploring career pathways through KU career communities.
The P.H.O.G. offers free professional clothing for any KU student preparing for a career event, interview, or workplace.
More than 600 employers visit campus each year to recruit Jayhawks.
More than 1,000 students enroll in career classes annually.
HawkQuest was a runner-up for NACE’s Technology Award in 2018.
One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
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Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
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