• UNH students at commencement celebrating their success

    Congratulations Class of 2019!

    Wildcats go on to do amazing things, and we can't wait to see where you go! But don't forget, even though you have graduated, you can still make an appointment with CaPS for any assistance you need!

  • Wildcat Connections

    The University of New Hampshire invites all UNH students and alumni to join Wildcat Connections, a new and exclusive platform for networking, engaging and sharing professional experiences. JOIN

  • Students can reserve rooms at Hood House for remote interviews, a quiet place for phone screenings and more!

    Students: Reserve a Room at Hood House

    Equipped with state-of-the-art technology, Hood House's interview rooms can provide space for anything ranging from phone interviews, remote video conferencing, guest speakers from employers recruiting Wildcats, informational sessions and more. With a variety of floor plans, we are sure we can meet your needs. Schedule a room today!

  • student and employer shaking hands

    Handshake: Students, activate your account now!

    Handshake is your home for all things professional success at UNH! Log in using your UNH User ID and password (the same ID and password for myUNH or Canvas) to start exploring.

  • Part Time and Work Study Fair Table

    Part-Time & Work Study Jobs

    Looking for a part-time or work study job on campus? Search many of the jobs on campus and apply in Handshake. 


Wildcat Connections brings UNH students and alumni together to cultivate relationships and build strong networks in the Wildcat Community!

Wildcat Connections is designed exclusively for Wildcats to bring students and alumni together online to ask questions, seek guidance, coach, inspire, and share professional success stories.

wildcatconnections.unh.edu

UNH uses Vmock to help students take their resumes to the next level.

VMock is a sophisticated resume review tool that uses artificial intelligence to assess and offer instant feedback on your resume. Make sure your resume is in the best condition to get into the “yes” pile.

vmock.com/unh

UNH can support students with interview practice anytime, anywhere with InterviewStream.

InterviewStream is a video interviewing platform that allows you to practice interviewing and review your performance! 

unh.interviewstream.com

UNH partners with Real World Playbook to provide a resource to help you navigate the transition from school to the work force

Real World Ready is a – seniors only - comprehensive course introducing you to life after school (personal finance, health insurance, retirement accounts, taxes - you name it!) Sign up for Real World Ready with this link and the code WILDCATS19 to skip payment and sign up for free.

realworldplaybook.com


 

The Wildcat Way To Professional Success

 

At the University of New Hampshire, students develop personal and professional skills beyond the classroom by following the Wildcat Way to Professional Success.  Our aim is to outline and share action steps students can take toward career readiness, and provide a guide for professional development to support each student’s academic experience.  Career and Professional Success provides events, services, and coaching in each of these core areas to support Wildcats as they explore the option and opportunities that await them after graduation.


     

    CaPS Collection

    • Success Rate: 95 Percent
      Members of the UNH Class of 2018 with the mascots  The results are in, and the Class of 2018 is off to a great start. UNH Career and Professional Success (CaPS) recently released the Undergraduate Class of 2018 First Destination Report, produced by the UNH Office of Institutional Research and Assessment. With 80 percent of last year's undergraduate degree recipients responding, 95 percent reported positive outcomes. Specifically, 74.5 percent had secured employment with 20.5 percent pursuing further education. The remaining respondents reported they were seeking employment or educational opportunities. The newest success rate is up over past surveys in 2016 and 2017, which had success rate results of 93 percent. “We set out a few years ago with the mission of Career and Professional Success to engage the entire UNH community in...
    • Building Professional Success | Fall 2018
      Student and employer speaking at Biotech Career Fair Highlights from a selection of Career and Professional Success events held throughout the fall semester.
    • Career-Ready? Check.
      Students at UNH career and internship fair CaPS makes career preparation a hallmark of a UNH education.
    • Tips to Evaluate a Full-Time Job Offer from a Summer Internship
      Students working in an office in the city Full-time offer at end of a summer internship - Now what?  Five tips to evaluate the offer before you accept or decline. 
    • Helping New Hampshire Businesses Hire a Wildcat
      Thompson Hall Representatives from several New Hampshire businesses learned how they can hire a UNH Wildcat during a recent event.
    • Build Awareness: Values, Interests, and Skills
      student speaking with employer Building awareness around your interests, what you value, and the skills you possess is critical in helping you identify and enjoy your career.