- Grad Students
Resources for Student & Alumni Veterans
Veteran Support at UW
Veterans Appreciation Week 2014
As part of Veterans Appreciation Week 2014, the Career Center is proud to be sponsoring an employer panel and networking opportunity for veterans, titled "Translating Military Experience to the Civilian Workplace"
Employer Panel: Translating Military Experience to the Civilian Workplace
Date: Thursday, November 6th
Time and location: 3:00-5:00pm, HUB 337
This moderated panel and post-panel informal networking opportunity will give veteran students and alumni the opportunity to hear first-hand from employer representatives and veterans employed at local companies including Starbucks, Microsoft, Amazon and Google about succeeding in today's job market, what networking is all about, and how to best translate military experience into the civilian workplace.
Registration: Pre-registration is required or required; space will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Questions? Contact Emma O'Neill-Myers at firstname.lastname@example.org
Year-round support and initiatives
The Career Center proudly supports UW students and UW alumni who are veterans of the United States military. Below are just a number of ways we can support you:
- Individual career counseling
- Walk-in appointments
- Networking events
- Career workshops
A maximum of three Career Counseling appointments (usually lasting about 50-60 minutes) are FREE to UW Alumni who are veterans, or for UW Alumni who are currently enlisted in the United States military.
Additional Veteran Resources
- Career Center Job Search Resources
- UW Veteran’s Center
- Husky United Military Veterans Club (HUMV)
- The GI Bill Web Site
- Google for Veterans
- The Riley Guide to Veteran Job Search
- Military.com Veteran’s Job Board
- VetCentral Job Search
- VetNet - A Career Service for Those Who've Served
- Recruit Military
- Hire a Hero
- Washington State Employment Services for Veterans
- UW Making The Difference: Careers in the Federal Government
- Veterans Transferring to the UW
- Washington State VA Website
- For Veterans - My Next Move - What do you want to do for a living?
- Veterans - EBenefits
- Veterans Congressional Internship Program
- Accenture's Military Career Coach