Job Search

  • Resume writing
  • Cover letter writing
  • Interviewing
  • Handshake - is a website that provides local job listings and the additional career information with an option to post your resume online. 
    • Visit: to register an account with UW-La Crosse
      • A notification is sent to UWL Career Services that you have requested access to Handshake.  Once you have been verified as UWL alumni, your account will be activated.
    • Community Members please contact the office for more information.
  • Job search websites
  • LinkedIn is the professional networking site. Join the UW-La Crosse Alumni Group within LinkedIn to start networking with professionals in your field and to search job postings.

Career exploration

O*net - a tool to explore occupations
Occupational outlook handbook online - another exploration tool, provides specific occupational information
CareerOneStop - a complete career website - including exploration, salary, education/training, searching, resumes and more!

Graduate and professional school

We have many resources for anyone considering Graduate or Professional school.  On the left menu you will find information helpful in making the decision is grad school is right for you, general application timelines, school search websites, writing application essays, admission testing and interviewing.  Please feel free to contact one of our staff if you have specific questions!

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