Alumni Menu of Services


The information on this page is currently under review. Please contact Career Services for the most up to date information.

Job Search Coaching

This option provides you the opportunity to choose the session(s) that best fits your job search needs. Each "stand alone" session is one-hour. You may choose one or more sessions.

The Job Search Coaching fee is waived the first year from the date of graduation; after that, alumni are assessed $50.00 per session.

    • Resume/Cover Letter Critique (requires a printed copy of your resume/cover letter)
    • Interview Tips & Strategies
    • Practice Interview
    • Skills Identification
    • Job Search Strategies/ Targeted Campaign

Alumni Association members can receive a 50% discount on the job search coaching service. Alumni Association members interested in this service will be assessed a $25.00 fee per session.

Those interested in a job search coaching session should contact Jean Keelan, Director of Career Planning, for an initial (free) consultation,

Individual Session No-Show/Late Cancellation Policy

Alumni who do not cancel their appointment two (2) business days prior to the scheduled appointment (i.e. do not show up) will forfeit the $50 fee for the scheduled session. Weekends and holidays can not be counted in the two (2) day time period.

Handshake: Job Postings and On-Campus Interviews

USF alumni may use Handshake, our on-line job search system for free. Handshake allows you to:

    • Upload your resume for employers to view in the searchable candidate resume database
    • Submit your resume for employment opportunities posted by employers
    • Apply for and schedule on-campus interviews with employers seeking alumni candidates
    • Set-up a job agent to notify you each time a new employment opportunity is posted that meets your qualifications
    • Receive announcements about employer information sessions or special career events

Career Fairs and Career Services Events

All University of South Florida alumni may attend any Career Fair, at anytime, for free. Career Services events without fees may also be attended by alumni for free. Alumni are welcome to attend those Career Services events with fees, provided that they pay the advertised fee.