Religiously Affiliated

With direction and advice from the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee, the Center for Career Development created the Religiously Affiliated Affinity Community. This community’s goal is to provide resources focused on supporting religiously affiliated students who identify with any number of religious beliefs.  

Religious students and alumni can encounter unique challenges throughout the career development and job search processes and in the workplace. As a follower of the Religiously Affiliated community, you will get timely alerts on relevant resources, news and advice, and events. The Career Center is committed to advocating and supporting religious students and alumni as they navigate the intersection of career and identity. 

Use this page to: 

  • Explore career and identity resources to help you navigate obstacles that may arise along your journey 
  • Identify student and professional organizations that align with your professional goals  
  • Discover numerous professional development opportunities by exploring upcoming events and mentorship opportunities
  • Read real student and alumni stories to see examples of how fellow religiously affiliated Huskies navigated their career journeys

If you have questions or seek advice, please click here to schedule an appointment with a Career Coach.

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Employee Resource Groups (ERGs)

ERGs are voluntary, employee-led groups made up of individuals who join together based on common interests, backgrounds, or demographic factors. …

UConn Faith

In both research and practice, spirituality is a core dimension of holistic wellness. When we are spiritually well, we feel …

Professional Associations & Faith groups

Linked is a listing, managed by The Center on Religion and the Profession at the University of Missouri, sorted alphabetically.

Anti-Defamation League Religious Accommodation Fact Sheet

The Anti-Defamation League produced this Religious Accommodation in the Workplace Fact Sheet to inform job-seekers and employees on their rights …

Boston University: Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship

The SURF program was developed to promote access to graduate education for undergraduate students, especially those who come from underrepresented …

University of Pennsylvania: Summer Undergraduate Minority Research Program

SUMR is a program that focuses on preparing undergraduate students from underrepresented minority groups in exploring the field of health …