Creating a network of people who know you is central to an effective job or internship search, and although for many it can be intimidating, it is a skill that can be developed over time. Below are three key resources that you can utilize to start networking with professionals.


Career On Demand

Watch bite-sized videos with tips & advice covering all aspects of Career Development, wherever and whenever you need them.

Building Your LinkedIn Profile

Learn how to best present yourself on the biggest professional social media network.

Husky Mentor Network

Connect with UConn alumni & professionals for one-on-one career conversations, including discussing choosing a major, résumé critiques, practice interviews, and …

NetWerx Mentor Program

The Werth Institute NetWerx Program builds bridges between current students and UConn alumni through multiple mentorship engagement opportunities that center …

Career Communities

Career Communities are industry-focused groups that assist undergraduate and graduate students in narrowing down their career aspirations into manageable and …


Portfolium is an ePortfolio network for students to visually showcase their work and projects beyond the limits of a traditional résumé. …


After creating a strong profile within LinkedIn, search jobs and internships while connecting with companies of interest.