Design Your Search
Find a Career as Unique as You
While you can find generic job or internship search help anywhere on the web, Design Your Search can will provide you with the tools you need to create and execute a successful job or internship search.
This interactive experience will give you access to online modules in D2L, special events, and an extensive overview of strategies to use throughout your search. You also get personalized coaching with an assigned Career Educator and consistent help from trained peers which means you have specific people to turn to who know your needs and goals and can help answer your questions as it relates to you.
DYS: A Senior Success
Elizabeth Ortiz, came into her senior year with low expectations for her career plans after graduation.
"I can say that the beginning of my senior year, I came into it with the mentality that, you know? I'm going to graduate. I'm going to be unemployed," says Ortiz. "I mean, I don't know what I'm going to do with my life. Like, what comes after this?"
Watch to find out: Did Elizabeth get a job before graduation?
DYS: A Summer Internship Success
UA Wildcat Adam Sprintz utilized the Design Your Search Program to find and secure a summer internship in the career field he hopes to pursue.
"I was really having trouble finding an internship summer," says Adam Sprintz. "I really didn't know where to start."
Watch to find out: Did Adam find the perfect summer internship?
DYS: Job Success for a Recent Alumna?
Diana Guerrero graduated in Decemeber 2019 and struggled in her search.
"I struggled creating resumes and cover letters," says Diana. "I felt like I lacked confidence."
Watch to find out: Did Diana gain confidence in her job application and interviewing skills to get the job of her dreams?
Design Your Search - One Credit Course
August 26-October 16; Thursdays, 11 AM - 12:15 PM
Now's the time to secure internships for next summer! Learn how to prepare for Career Days and design and conduct a successful job or internship search.
JCPENNEY COLLEGE SUIT-UP EVENT
Sunday, September 8; 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Find everything you need for that next interview or new job — including suits, dresses, sport coats, dress pants, shoes and accessories. Show your UA student ID to get your coupon for an extra 40% off.
FALL CAREER DAYS
September 16, 17, & 18
Fall Career Days has expanded to 3 consecutive days to allow students & alumni to meet with more employers that suit their specific job skills. Meet more than 180 employers and find internships and full-time jobs.