We're Here to Help
As an alumnus/a, you will continue to have access to a variety of helpful career resources and tools – a service that we provide free for the rest of your professional life.
Paula Thomas '87
- TritonsConnect – Tritons Connect is an online community of UC San Diego alumni, students, staff, faculty and community. It's a Triton exclusive network where you can find or be a mentor, post or search for jobs, join a community group, access a directory of Triton community members, and so much more!
- All UC Alumni Career Network – The UC Alumni Career Network is a high-impact, online series designed to provide UC alumni and community members with the insights, information, and connections to launch, grow and expand your career opportunities.
- Jobs at UC San Diego – explore options to join our diverse and dynamic university staff
- Career Fairs – Meet and interact with job recruiters via expo-style fairs on campus at UC San Diego
- UC San Diego on LinkedIn – Search and find Tritons within the global 186,000+ alumni network
- UC San Diego Alumni LinkedIn Group – Engage with Tritons professionally, participate in open discussions and explore job postings
- Alumni Networks – Engage with Tritons near you and those whom you share a common cultural or special interest
- UC San Diego Staff and Faculty Alumni – Celebrate Triton pride via special campus connections and opportunities
- UC San Diego Extension Classes & Certificates – Enjoy a 10 percent discount on eligible courses. To receive your alumni discount, register in-person or visit: extension.ucsd.edu. Download the UC San Diego Extension Discount Request Form here.
- Professional Career Coaches and Counselors – A professional career counselor or coach is trained to help clients at various stages of their careers. These UC San Diego alumni work as professional career counselors and coaches, and offer special rates and services for fellow Tritons.
- University of California Career Network Videos – Gain insights and advice to launch, grow and advance your career via recorded videos.
- Osher Lifelong Learning Institute – Join a membership program for individuals 50 years of age and older who are interested in enriching their lives through lifelong learning.
- Coursera for UC San Diego – Staff, Students and Faculty alumni may enroll and build skills via UC San Diego’s digital courses – free of charge.
- UCSD-TV Career Channel – Powered by UC San Diego Extension, the channel identifies emerging areas of opportunity and can help develop plans for reskilling.
- Purchase your online access code to take the assessment, and contact one of the Certified Strengths Coaches on Handshake for an individual career coaching appointment to discuss your results. Don't forget to print your report and bring a copy to your appointment!
- Alumni Career Network: Join us monthly to gain insights and advice to launch, grow and advance your career.
- Career Choice and Change: Resources for career exploration and change, resume writing and interviewing.
- Online Career Center Resources: The Career Center provides a variety of online tools to help our current students and alumni achieve success.
Professional Career Coaches and Counselors
A professional career counselor or coach is trained to help clients at various stages of their careers. These UC San Diego alumni work as professional career counselors and coaches, and offer special rates and services for fellow Tritons. Connect with them on LinkedIn and then send them a message to inquire about career coaching.