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Remote Advising Is Here!

We are offering remote appointments through phone or video conferencing to help reduce the spread of the COVID-19 virus to our students, faculty and staff. Our physical office is temporarily closed during the extended spring break and alternative instruction methods period.

Set up your remote appointment by emailing us at careerplan@uwm.edu.

Maximize Your Career Development During Covid-19

The National Association of Colleges and Employers offers advice for students who suddenly find themselves with idle time as campus events are canceled on how to use that time to best advance their career aspirations.
Advice for College Students: How to Maximize Your Career Development During Covid-19 [offsite link]

The availability of advising services subject to change rapidly, so check back often. UWM is closely monitoring the coronavirus situation. Please see the UWM Coronavirus Site for more information.

Upcoming Events

Summer Job Fair 


Tentative Date:
Thursday, April 23, 2020
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
UWM Union Ballroom

JCPenney Suit Up Event


Sunday, April 5, 2020
6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
JCPenney @ Southridge Mall

For more information on avoiding job scams review the Example of a Scam Email and contact the Career Planning Resource Center at 414-229-4486 or careerplan@uwm.edu.


NEW Job Scam Emails use UWM Faculty and Staff names!                Learn more at: https://uwm.edu/careerplan/detect-and-avoid-job-scams/

Career Advising

Walk-in advising and in-person appointments are temporarily unavailable.

Email careerplan@uwm.edu to schedule a remote career advising appointment!
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Recommended Book

how to make small talk

How to Make Small Talk provides introverts and extroverts new ways to master the art of small talk in any business situation while providing real life examples. Visit the CPaRC Library to check out this book!