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First-Generation College Celebration

Celebrate First-generation college students with University Career Services during the Week of November 8-12, 2021. Join our campus partners for a week of programs, activities, and resources just for you.

View our First-Generation College Celebration Flyer.

Visit our Event Calendar and Cougar Pathway for more details!

Need ideas to celebrate your first-generation college students? View past celebration highlights on NASPA’s Center for First-Generation Student Success.

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 on-line 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
    Take 90 seconds to Sign Up – you’ll receive a personal registration link to activate your Platform account and get started!

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To receive acces​s, you have the option to Opt-in and complete the online registration process to access the benefits of CareerSpring.

To learn more, you may visit CareerSpring at