Prospective Students

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Prospective Students


Through career advising, resources, and programs, Career Services helps you make informed career decisions, gain experience and pursue your career or further education.

Considering UNL

As you consider college options, explore how schools can help you prepare for your future career. University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) students meet with qualified professionals who help you develop a strategy to connect your major to your career.

UNL Career Services offers the largest job and internship posting system in the state with over 13,000 positions posted last year. Thousands of students participate in internships with local employers including state government and university research; national Fortune 500 employers; and international employers. The largest career fairs in the state are also held at UNL, bringing nearly 900 employers to campus annually and as a member of the Big Ten, students have access to additional targeted employer events and fairs. We look forward to helping you move from new student to successful graduate.

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Handshake is the place for students of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln to search and apply for internships, co-ops, part-time and full-time jobs.


You can also utilize Handshake to:

  • Upload a resume and complete your online career profile
  • Allow your online career profile and resume to be viewable by employers
  • Learn which employers are attending upcoming Career Fairs
  • View upcoming local and on-campus career events
  • Research contact information for local and national employers
  • Search for and apply to open positions

Visit our Handshake page for more information.