Information for Incoming Students

Welcome to the University of Nebraska – Lincoln!

Join us for a live webinar, “Job and Career Support On Campus,” Tuesday, July 6, 6pm CST to learn more about how Career Services at UNL helps you in your career development, including finding on campus jobs. To learn more about gaining experience during your time at UNL, join us at the live webinar, “Out-of-Classroom Experiences,” Monday, July 12, 6pm CST.

Register for these events at:
Upon registration, participants will receive a confirmation e-mail with access instructions, and week-prior and day-of reminders.

Career Services is excited to help you with the next step in your story. As a new student, there are several action steps we recommend you take before or as you arrive at UNL:

This image lists three steps for students to take when they arrive at UNL, including 1. Activate your Handshake account 2. Find your Career Coach 3. Update your resume







To help you get the best start, we have gathered resources to help you take these action steps. See below for resources, guides, and information on these steps:

Learn about Handshake* and how to find a part-time job:

*Handshake is the place for students of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln to engage with employers and search/apply for internships, co-ops, part/full time jobs, work study, and campus employment. All students at UNL automatically get an account to access the platform within a few days of officially enrolling for classes.

Find Your Career Coach Resources:

Transition Your Resume:

*Review the Career Services NSE Sprint Session Video -> here