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About the Center

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WELCOME TO UMBC’S CAREER CENTER

VISION: The UMBC Career Center aims to empower all students and graduates to create their own success stories.

Our team of talented and dedicated professionals are here to help you explore your career options, weigh decisions, and gain experience through internships, co-ops, and research positions. We will also connect you to employers seeking to hire UMBC talent through on-campus networking events and career fairs. See: Resources for Students.

The Career Center also serves UMBC alumni as they grow in their careers or transition to new ones, and we create partnerships with local and national employers to provide outstanding talent. We collaborate with UMBC faculty and staff to provide students for internships and other positions, in addition to career planning, job search, and professional/graduate school preparatory assistance for students. See: Resources for Alumni, Resources for Employers, and Resources for Faculty/Staff.

Parents, we know your child’s success is important to you, and the Career Center is here to help. Please encourage him or her to connect with the Career Center. It’s never too early! See: Resources for Families.

We look forward to meeting you! Please stop by or call us and let us help you get started!

Location

Math/Psychology Room 201
University of Maryland, Baltimore County
1000 Hilltop Circle
Baltimore, MD 21250

Contact Us

Phone: 410-455-2216
Fax: 410-455-1075
Email: careers@umbc.edu


Hours of Operation

Monday-Friday: 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Counseling Appointments:

Monday-Friday: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Select Tuesdays 5-7 p.m. by request

Drop-In Appointments:

15-minute sessions, for resumé critiques and/or an overview of services.
Monday-Friday: 2-4 p.m. (last session at 3:45 p.m.)

Evening Resumé Critiques:

(during Fall & Spring semester)
Select Tuesdays 5-7 p.m. by appointment only


Staff and Interview Rooms Available!

Request to use an Interview Room, for a phone or video interview.

Request a Workshop be presented by a Career Center staff member or Career Peer to your student organization or class.

Student organizations looking to invite an employer to speak/network with your group or have already invited a company representative or alum should fill out the Student Org Guest Speaker Request form.


How to make an appointment

Appointments can be scheduled online (via UMBCworks), in-person (Math/Psychology, Room 201) or by phone (410-455-2216). Career counseling appointments with career specialists are scheduled for one-hour intervals. Resumé review and job/internship search appointments are scheduled for 30-minute intervals. A minimum of 24-hours notice is required to cancel a scheduled appointment. There are also 15-minute drop-in appointments available for resumé reviews and overview of our services (see Hours of Operation above).


For more information see:

What We Do

Meet the Staff

Outcomes & Success Stories

Recruiting & Career Events Calendar

Career Center News

Employer Partners