Career Services Overview for Alumni

Once A Bobcat, Always A Bobcat

We offer lifetime services to alumni of Texas State! Learn more with this provided resource below. We look forward to connecting with you soon.

Stay Connected through Handshake

  • Handshake is Texas State's online database that connects you to real employers and real employment opportunities
  • To reactivate your alumni account and update your account to a personal email address, complete this form.
  • Find and apply to full-time job opportunities at local, national, and international companies
  • Learn about upcoming events hosted by Texas State including career fairs and employer informational sessions
  • Research employers who want to hire Bobcats

Schedule 1-1 appointments with Career Counselors or Career Advisors to discuss:

  • Different career paths and the pros/cons of career changes
  • Updating your resume and other job search documents
  • How to build a strong LinkedIn profile and use LinkedIn to maximize networking and job search strategies
  • Graduate school application process and necessary application documents
  • Interviewing best practices
  • Networking Tips
  • The latest job search techniques and popular resources
  • Schedule appointments online through Handshake. Appointments can be held virtually, in-person, or over the phone.

Access Online Resources and Guides

Attend Career Fairs as Alumni

  • You are welcome to attend any career fair hosted by Career Services; Schedule of upcoming career fairs and events can be found here
  • In-Person Career Fairs:
    • No pre-registration required
    • Check Handshake for location, time, and list of attending employers
  • Virtual Career Fairs:
    • Pre-registration required
    • Sign up for 1x1 sessions and group sessions with numerous employers
    • Update and build out your Handshake profile
    • Upload a resume to your profile

Connect with Career Services

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