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Career Services

The School of Social Work does not have a career services office, however personalized assistance is available from the University of Connecticut Center for Career Development at the main campus in Storrs.

Call 860-486-3013 to learn more about the career counseling options available to you as a graduate student. Phone appointments are available for those not able to travel to the Storrs Campus to meet with a career counselor. Career counseling sessions often focus on one or more of the following topics:

  • Writing Résumés, CVs, and Cover Letters
  • Preparing for Interviews
  • Effectively Using Social Media for Networking and the Job Search
  • LinkedIn profile consultations
  • Job Search Tips and Strategies

Important links on Connecticut’s social work licensure: 

Employment Opportunities:

Husky Career LinkHuskyCareerLink is a web based recruiting system, managed by the UConn, Storrs Career Services department and available to matriculated students and alumni. Students interested in participating in on-campus interviews at the Storrs campus only and/or viewing electronic job postings MUST register in HuskyCareerLink and utilize the system to view job openings, apply for positions, and sign up for interview times.

Upcoming Career Services Events at the School of Social Work:

  • Social Work Career Planning Program – Thursday, November 9, 2017

For other web-based social work employment resources click here

Potential Scholarship Opportunities (Non-UConn scholarships) 

Fellowship Opportunities: