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First-Gen Resources

UCS & CareerSpring

University Career Services has partnered with CareerSpring to bring First-Generation College Students and Pell Grant Recipients access to CareerSpring and ways to connect with future internship opportunities and professionals from a variety of industries.

To RSVP for University Career Services events and CareerSpring Demos, please visit Cougar Pathway.

CareerSpring offers:

  • Services You Can Access from Anywhere at Anytime
    Access CareerSpring’s online Career Platform to explore its Career Video Library, Career Advisor Forum, and Jobs Board exclusive for first-generation college students.
  • Not just Resources, but a Network that Has Your Back
    Engage with a network of real people and real employers from dozens of industries – all of whom want to help you launch a meaningful career.
  • Quick and Easy Registration
    Activate your CareerSpring account today! Visit CareerSpring Registration using the passcode COOGS.
  • Access to 400+ Career Videos
  • Connections with 800+ Professionals for Career Advice
  • Additional Resume and Interviewing Support

To learn more, you may visit CareerSpring. Questions? Reach out to CareerSpring staff at