Helping Students Gain Employment
TLU is committed to guiding you on this critical path of Career Development by helping you leverage a powerful network of faculty, staff, peers, and alumni who are supporting you along the way.
Services offered in the Career Development office include:
- Resume reviews
- Cover letter reviews
- Job search
- Mock Interviews
- Internship search
- Fellowship search
- Professional Headshots
Our Office is here to help prepare you for upcoming interviews, career fairs, and to provide insight and strategy on how to land your dream job.
Handshake is a platform that connects college students with top employers, opening doors to endless career opportunities.
Whether you're searching for internships, part-time jobs, or full-time positions, Handshake streamlines the entire job search process, making it easier and more efficient than ever before.
Big Interview is an innovative platform that equips you with the tools and knowledge needed to excel in any interview scenario. With Big Interview, you have access to a vast library of interview questions, spanning a wide range of industries and job roles.
Practice your responses with the help of the video recording feature. Receive instant feedback on your answers, ensuring you showcase your strengths and address any potential areas for improvement.
Resume and cover letter templates and examples are also available on Handshake in the resource library.
Students and alumni are welcome to attend Career Development sponsored fairs and employer spotlight tabling events publicized through Handshake. The resource library is supplied with brochures, guides, and books outlining different career paths, while our MyTLU page offers numerous online resources.
Not sure where to begin your job search? Career Development staff is happy to help you explore your options. Individual appointments are available to students and alumni.
To make an appointment, call 830-372-8178. Our office hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Appointments may also be scheduled online using Handshake, or by emailing at firstname.lastname@example.org. Students and alumni students and alumni can drop in to discuss career topics from 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
General Discussion Topics
- Job Search
- Graduate and Professional School
- Resume Critiques
- Major and Career Exploration