UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls

Mission

Career Services is a student-focused office that provides comprehensive career planning services to University of Wisconsin-River Falls students and alumni.  By providing expertise, resources, and support, we empower individuals to make and implement well-conceived career plans.

Vision

Recognizing that career development is a life-long process, Career Services strives to help students master the art of self-assessment, occupational exploration, decision-making, goal-setting, self-marketing, job search skills, and developing meaningful connections in the workplace. We offer a supportive, instructional link between students, faculty, prospective employers, and the global community.  Career Services fosters a welcoming, accessible environment where diversity is celebrated, and the uniqueness of each individual is valued.

Diversity Statement

UWRF Career Services staff are committed to: 

  • Providing a comprehensive resource for all students and alumni by actively supporting all persons on their paths to finding meaningful, rewarding and safe work.
  • Providing an inclusive, supportive environment where diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives are recognized, respected and integrated into quality career development and planning.

Learning Outcomes

Students and alumni will be able to:

  • Identify their interests, skills and personality types to target appropriate majors, careers and employers
  • Professionally market their education, skills and experiences to achieve lifelong career success
  • Demonstrate professionalism at campus and community events
  • Articulate the value of their liberal arts education to employers and others
  • Organize and conduct an internship, job or graduate school searches