Find a job
Let the Office of Career Services and Internships help you find the right fit for your future. As a UMass Boston student, you have access to a wealth of resources. Call Career Services (617.287.5519) for an appointment to meet with a career specialist to discuss job search strategies.
Beacon Careers Online
Begin your search in UMass Boston's own comprehensive online career site, Beacon Careers Online. Sign in to Beacon Careers Online to search current job and internship listings.
Attend career fairs, networking events and employer information sessions to meet people, connect with alumni, and find out about new opportunities. See the list of Career Fairs, Workshops and Events in Beacon Careers Online.
Participate in On-Campus Interviews for jobs and internships. Attend an On-Campus Interview Prep workshop to learn more. You will find these in Beacon Careers Online.
Search Safely - Avoid Job Posting Scams
- Never give out credit card or bank information
- Do not transfer money for another party in exchange for payment
- Don't respond to job ads that seem "too good to be true"
See Ways to Identify and Protect Yourself from Job Posting Scams for a list of common red flags you need to know.
When in doubt - ask Career Services.
Report suspicious job postings to us immediately!
Call 617.287.5519, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Improve your résumé and interviewing skills
Statistics show that employers spend less than 10 seconds scanning a résumé, so the format and style should showcase your most important credentials at a glance. Check out he Career Services Building an Effective Resume handbook for useful resume-writing tips and examples.
Once you land the interview making a good impression takes poise, skill, and know-how. Let us help you put your best foot forward.
Call Career Services (617.287.5519) to make an appointment with a career specialist for advice and coaching on résumé, cover letter, and interview preparation.
Career Services staff has carefully selected these links to help you with your career planning and job search.
General Job Search
Career Opportunities for Students with Disabilities
Venture Development Center
Industry Specific Job Search
Boston Public Schools Career Center
Chronicle of Higher Education Chronicle Careers
Higher Ed Jobs
Massachusetts Association of School Superintendents
Massachusetts Department of Education
National Education Association
New England H.E.R.C