Resources

Resources

Consulting firms, strategic planning departments and marketing departments ask case interview questions. They do this to get a handle on how you think, get a feel for how you communicate, how you articulate your thoughts under pressure and how you verbalize problems, concepts and numbers, and  to see how you listen. CaseQuestions.com in partnerships with the Kenan-Flagler Business School makes this resource available to all UNC students to assist with that preparation.

Annually, UCS surveys May graduates receiving their bachelor’s degrees from UNC-Chapel Hill regarding their career fields, grad/professional schools, employers, geographic locations, salaries, etc.

FOCUS 2 a self-paced online career and education planning tool designed to help you make decisions about career goals and education plans. You can use FOCUS 2 to clarify your values and interests, or to explore majors and career fields.

FOCUS 2 may be most useful for undergraduate students, although graduate and professional students are welcome to use it, too.

Going Global provides country/area guides, H1B visa information, an employer directory and global job/internship postings.Going Global Career Guides and the Global Key Employer Directory are updated continually. This massive research tool contains more than 10,000 resources for finding employment in the US and abroad.

Handshake (formerly Careerolina) is our new online portal which includes job and internship postings, as well as details about on-campus recruiting, career fairs, workshops and employer contact information and more. Log in and complete your profile today!  Please note, all students served by UCS have existing Handshake accounts which can be accessed when logging in with your ONYEN.  Please do not attempt to create a new account.  Newly admitted students do not have system access until the beginning of the semester for which they were admitted.

Internship listing site with more than 3,000 organizations offering internships for college and law students.

The "Internships Series Online" at this site provides organization and contact information in a categorized manner that allows students to seek opportunities in areas like international affairs, green, media/advertising, congressional/policy, museums, sports and many others.

InterviewStream allows you to conduct practice interviews with pre-recorded questions and webcam recorded answers.

NC Tower provides graphs and tables on in-depth information on employment rates, wages, and ongoing higher education enrollment of graduates from the Norh Carolina Community College System and from the University of North Carolina system schools. NC Tower includes data on former UNC students who are working in roughly 90% of all jobs in North Carolina.

A compiled list of UNC and non-UNC funding resources to help students meet their financial needs while interning, performing research, traveling abroad, or studying at UNC.  Read more here.

Eligible students may schedule appointments for all career development needs with any available career counselor. All appointments are held in Hanes Hall, unless otherwise noted.  You will receive an email confirmation once you have scheduled the appointment.  If you do not receive the email confirmation, the appointment did not go through.  Please call 919-962-6507 so that the UCS Help Desk can schedule the appointment for you.  You may also call if you are having difficulty in general with the appointment scheduler.

UniWorld provides directories of American firms operating abroad, and international firms operating in the U.S.The first directory provides information and contacts for American companies that have a substantial investment in overseas operations - wholly or partially-owned subsidiary, affiliate or branch.  The second directory lists contacts for international companies that have a substantial investment in American operations - wholly or partially-owned subsidiary, affiliate or branch.

Vault provides guidebooks about industries and careers, as well as specialized job search preparation.Get inside information on jobs and organizations by visiting Vault.com.

UCS subscribes to this valuable resource to help students find objective information that you won’t see on an organization’s website! Want to know what it’s really like working for IBM or how to get your foot in the door at MTV? It’s all on Vault! 

An online resource designed to help humanities and social science PhDs develop and demonstrate their versatility as professionals. The site provides information; about academic employment realities, educated about nonacademic career options, and support in preparing for a range of possible careers. The key concept here is the ability to apply your skills and interests in a wide variety of fields. This is a collaborative resource offered by UCS and the UNC Graduate School.