Especially for UC San Diego Alumni

The UC San Diego Career Center demonstrates a strong commitment to the professional success and mobility of its alumni by providing free access to a variety of high-impact services, resources and events. As an alumnus of UC San Diego you now have free access to a variety of online resources.

UC San Diego Alumni Benefits


UC San Diego’s official job portal, featuring thousands of online job and internship postings

Triton Job & Internship Fairs

These quarterly events put you face-to-face with employers looking to recruit UC San Diego talent. Employers represent a wide range of organizations looking to fill full-time and part-time positions, and internships.

Graduate School Information Fairs

Bringing together admissions representatives from hundreds of professional and graduate schools, these fairs provide you an informal opportunity to ask questions about admissions criteria, the curriculum, special programs, facilities, graduates’ outcomes and more.

Employer Information Sessions

Hear about upcoming career and internship opportunities directly from employers. Learn about their corporate culture and get a head start as you prepare for interviewing. Visit Handshake for a full list of employer info sessions.

Career Workshops, Panels & Events

Attend workshops, seminars, and panels focused on a variety of career development topics including resume, interview, networking, and more. Check out our events page for a full listing of events.

On-Campus Interviewing (per employer discretion)

Interview with a variety of employers on campus each term. Interviews are for entry-level positions and internships. View a full listing of interview dates on Handshake.

Going Global

Get access to this international career information website and search over 500,000 international jobs and internships, obtain expert advice on CV, resume, work permit & visa requirements for work abroad. You can also identify companies who have submitted H1B visa applications.

Virtual Career Consultation Services (fee-based service)

For those alumni seeking one-on-one career consultation/coaching assistance, this service is available through WayFinders Careers, a private career management and transition consulting firm. Providing UC San Diego alumni with dynamic online confidential career counseling, you can access this unique service from anywhere in the world without having to leave your home or office. In addition, all UC San Diego alumni can access WayFinders Careers services with a discounted rate

Services and benefits include:

  • An interactive relationship with a Nationally Certified Career Counselor who will devote research and preparation to your specific situation.
  • Personalized, confidential career consultation.
  • Virtual counseling (via Skype, phone or other platform) scheduled at your convenience to assist you with issues including career decisions, resume review, interviewing skills, job search strategies and salary negotiation techniques.
  • Professional/graduate school preparatory assistance including application essay guidance.
  • Flexible service options.

For more information about this exclusive UC San Diego alumni service arrangement (including costs) or to set up an initial needs assessment consultation, please visit WayFinders Careers.

(Note: All UCSD alumni are eligible to utilize these Career Center resources, however most services are designed to serve recent graduates).