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What We Do: UCC Services

The University Career Center (UCC) provides all services to undergraduate and graduate students as well as alumni from Texas Tech University. Students/Alumni can schedule in-person, phone, or video appointments. Our office is located in the Wiggins Complex.

In order to take advantage of these services, please call (806)742-2210 to schedule an individual appointment with a career counselor. Services include:

Document Critiques | Mock Interviews | Career Assessments | Career Exploration | Job Search | Career Closet | Interview Room Reservations | Career Fairs & Events | Webinars

Document Critiques 

Students/alumni may bring their resumes, CVs, cover letters, personal statements, teaching philosophies, and research statements to the UCC to get professional advice on how to make it the best it can be.

Mock Interviews 

Our staff can customize a mock interview to fit each individual's needs through one-on-one, panel, phone, and video mock interviews and will offer immediate feedback and tips for improvement.

Career Assessments 

The UCC offers four online career-based assessments that can help students/alumni explore majors, minors, and career paths. Our staff is qualified to interpret assessment results and help students/alumni explore possible career options.

Career Exploration

Our professional career counselors are trained to help students/alumni from all majors and can help answer career-related questions, provide feedback, and clarify your next steps in reaching your career goal.

Job Search

Through the UCC, students/alumni have access to various online job board and job search tools where they can find details about job and internship postings as well as in-depth information about potential employers and industries.

 Career Closet

Students may choose one outfit per year from our inventory of gently worn, like new, professional clothing basis and they do not need to return the items. This clothing, free to students, is donated by Texas Tech and Lubbock community members.

Interview Room Reservation

Students/alumni needing a quiet, neutral space for an upcoming phone or video interview can reserve a room in the Career Center by calling (806) 742-2210 and setting up a time with our front staff.

Career Fairs & Events 

Each semester the UCC offers a variety of free events to help students/alumni prepare for future careers. These events include career fairs, mocktail parties, etiquette dinners, resume critique days, and career exploration days.

Webinars 

Each semester the UCC webinars provide information on various aspects of career development, including topics such as developing your professional documents, how to work a job fair, salary negotiation, and what to do once you have been hired.

 
  

Call (806) 742-2210 to set up an appointment.Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.  View MapMeet the Staff   The University Career Center encourages persons with disabilities to participate in our programs and activities. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation or have questions about accessibility, please call 806-742-2210 in advance of your participation or visit.   Are you starting a full-time job? Have you been accepted into graduate school? Are you still deciding? The University Career Center (UCC) wants to know your post-grad plans! Report your Outcome!