We understand it can be confusing to know which direction you’re headed when you haven’t even been exposed to different fields and industries.  Our Center helps students of ALL majors observe varied industries through many programs throughout the semesters.  We also have programs to allow you to connect with UMD alumni working in your field(s) of interest. 

Intern for a Day
Job shadow opportunities with host professionals.

Industry Insights
Small group of 6-10 students conducting virtual informational interviews with 1 professional.

Career Shuttles
Group site visits to employers in the area.

Advice From Alumni
Tapping alumni networks to learn about careers.

Tips on How to Conduct Informational Interviews
An online module that walks you through how to find professionals to connect with and how to prepare for an informational interview.

Check our events calendar for upcoming employer events.