Career and Professional Success (CaPS) is the career services team at UNH. Our mission is to imbue career preparedness across the entire UNH experience to equip our students with the experiences, knowledge, and skills to thrive in an ever-changing future.
We are coaches, connectors, and champions for our UNH community.
Career Fairs & Events
Feb1711:00am - 2:00pm
Feb1911:00am - 2:00pm
Feb254:00pm - 7:00pm
Career and Professional Success provides a number of platforms and career technology tools to assist students in building professional success.
Looking for a part-time or work-study job on campus? Search for jobs on Handshake!
Join Wildcat Connections, a platform for networking, engaging, and sharing professional experiences.
Ranging from phone interviews, remote video conferencing, guest speakers, informational sessions, and more. Schedule a room today!
of UNH of undergraduate students engaged with Career and Professional Success in 2018/2019
Success rate for the class of 2019
*See FDS Survey
of employers are satisfied with their recruiting experience at UNH.
Career Drop-In Hours
Drop-In Hours will resume when the semester starts in 2021. Online appointments are still available to schedule through Handshake!
- CEPS: Tuesday & Wednesday | 1:00 - 3:00 PM via Zoom
- CHHS: Tuesday & Wednesday | 1:00 - 3:00 PM via Zoom
- COLA: Monday & Wednesday | 1:00 - 3:00 PM via Zoom
- COLSA: Monday, Tuesday, & Wednesday | 1:00 - 3:00 PM via Zoom
- MANCHESTER: Tuesday | 1:00 - 3:00 PM via Zoom
- PAUL: Monday, 1:00 - 3:00 PM in PAUL 102 | Tuesday & Wednesday, 1:00 - 3:00 PM via Zoom
Please note college-specific days!
Career and Professional Success News
January10The New Hampshire Union Leader reports on the increase in pandemic-driven relocations as people take advantage of greater flexibility in their work situations. According to Ken Johnson, Carsey School Senior Demographer, New Hampshire is actually seeing an increase in population growth (based on Census data).
November10To secure a position, you often need to go beyond the basics.
July15A new marketplace of short-term projects for students and recent alumni.
June2Job hunting amidst COVID-19 isn’t just a challenge for recent graduates and internship-seekers on the frontlines of today’s economy. It’s also a priority for the career team helping them navigate it.
April6COVID-19 doesn't have to spell the end of your summer career goals and professional development! Free online tools, a new Summer Career Academy, and more from Career and Professional Success.
December3A bus trip to area employers gets students’ career searches pointing in the right direction.
August5UNH Career Directors Present Transformative Model of Career Development at National Conference
UNH's main career resource. Connect with employers, search and apply for full-time jobs and internships, schedule career counseling appointments, register for events, professional opportunities, and on-campus recruiting.
A tool for job and internship seekers find opportunities at home and abroad. Search Career Guides specific to countries or cities around the world, learn more about the visa application process, and much more! *Users must log in through Handshake first!
A comprehensive, customized platform to make adulthood and navigating life moments easier (personal finance, moving to a new city, retirement accounts, etc.)! Students and new grads have free access- select "Join Today" and enter UNH2020 at the payment screen.