Job Shadows

Job shadowing is an excellent way to explore and develop a deeper understanding of fields that are of interest to you.

Informational Interview & Job Shadow Supplement
Review this handout for step-by-step advice on how to set up and conduct an informational interview or job shadow.

Job Shadowing: How Does it Work?
This blog post reviews the benefits of a job shadow and tips on how to set one up.

Husky Mentor Network
Connect with alumni through the Husky Mentor Network.

LinkedIn
You can use LinkedIn to connect and strengthen professional relationships.

uConntact
Use uConntact, UConn’s student organization database to find student organizations that host job shadow opportunities.

Road Trips to the Real World
The Eastern Association of Colleges and Employers hosts annual Road Trips to the Real World where students can meet with employers throughout the country.