Career Assistance

Career Services University Advisement and Enrichment Center Rm 220, 277-2531, http://www.career.unm.edu.
Career Services assists students and alumni in developing, evaluating, and implementing career, education, and employment decisions. Office hours are from 8-5, Monday-Friday. Walk-in hours to meet with a facilitator are from 12:30-2:30, Monday-Thursday. Services are free to all UNM students with 3 or more hours, and recent graduates. Nominal fees are charges for community members, alumni 6 or more months past graduation, and career testing. The following services are available:

Career Advising – Career Development Facilitators are available to assist you with choosing or changing your major, assessing abilities, interests and values, clarifying career goals, writing a resume or cover letter, preparing for interviews, conducting a job search or preparing to attend graduate school.
Cooperative Education
– Gain “real world” work experience related to your major while still in school by completing a cooperative education assignment. Visit our office to learn more about how to participate.
Career Resources Lab – Visit our comprehensive, state of the art, resource lab designed to support all facets of your career development and job search needs.
On-Campus Recruiting – This program provides students and employers the opportunity to meet face to face while interviewing for professional entry level and cooperative education positions with national and international organizations from across the country.
Reference Now – Through Reference Now references, transcripts, performance evaluations, and even portfolios can be housed online for a minimal fee. All materials are available to potential employers and/or graduate schools 24/7.
Career Fairs – Career Services hosts several career and information fairs throughout the academic year, providing students the opportunity to learn more about career opportunities and find employment.
Job Listings – Browse thousands of part-time, full-time, internship, cooperative education and/or summer positions available online through the Career Services Web page at http://www.career.unm.edu
Workshops – Upon request, Career Services provides a class or an organization with a tailored presentation on Resume Writing, Cover Letter Writing, Cooperative Education, How to Conduct Your Job Search, Career Services Overview.


Reserve Officer Training Corp (ROTC) Programs
Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps (AFROTC), 1901 Las Lomas NE, 277-4502, afrotc@unm.edu, www.unm.edu/~rotcweb/
Army Reserve Officer Training Corps, 1836 Lomas NE, 277-2275, goldbar@unm.edu, www.unm.edu/armyrotc
Navy and Marine Reserve Officer Training Corps, 720 Yale NE, 277-3744 http://nrotc.unm.edu
In a complex and highly technical world, the Air Force, Navy and Marines need dedicated and professional leaders. To help meet this need, ROTC provides many of these officers. Accordingly, the mission of the ROTC programs is to educate and prepare college students to be military officers. We offer scholarships to help you complete the bachelor’s degree, leadership training to prepare you to meet the challenges of your future, and the pride and prestige of being an officer in the U.S. Air Force, Marine Corps and Navy. Upon completion of the ROTC program and graduation, you will be commissioned as a 2nd Lieutenant or Ensign and serve at least four years on active duty.