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Overview of Alumni Career Services

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The University of Kentucky Alumni Association is proud to offer Alumni Career Services as a benefit to our members. Career counseling appointments are available Monday through Friday, in person, by phone, and through email.

You are eligible for two individual career counseling appointments per year.

An alumni career counselor can assist you in all phases of your career, including:

  • Administration and interpretation of career assessments
  • Career exploration, career change
  • Identifying marketable skills
  • Resume, cover letter, and LinkedIn profile critiques
  • Personal branding
  • Customizing a job search campaign
  • Employer, company, and industry research
  • Interview preparation

If you are not a member and would like to take part in this valuable member benefit, joining is easy. Simply call 859-257-8905 or 1-800-269-ALUM or join online.

You may make an appointment with an alumni career counselor by calling 1-888-9-UKCATS (852287) and follow the prompt (press 0) to schedule an appointment.

Visit the ACS website at www.ukalumni.net/career to take advantage of career resources available to all members and non-members of the UK Alumni Association.

  • Check out the CareerCat Blog for career advice and information.
  • Participate in the ACS Webinar Series, and see a listing of upcoming ACS events.
  • View career-related videos and PowerPoint presentations on Career Downloads.
  • Join the “Official University of Kentucky Alumni” LinkedIn Group to network with fellow Wildcats.
  • Create a Wildcat CareerLink account. WCCL is the UK Career Center’s online job and employer database (exclusive for UK students and Alumni).
  • Follow ACS on Twitter (@ukcareercat).
  • Create a JobSync account. JobSync is a new online service that can match you to high-fit jobs based on your experience, qualifications, and personality.

* Note: If you recently graduated:

For more information contact:



Caroline Francis, Ed.S., NCCC, MCC, BCC   Kelly Allgeier, M.A., NCC, BCC
UK Alumni Career Counselor   UK Alumni Career Counselor
James W. Stuckert Career Center   James W. Stuckert Career Center
408 Rose Street   408 Rose Street
Lexington, KY 40506-0494   Lexington, KY 40506-0494
cfrancis@uky.edu   kelly.allgeier@uky.edu
1-888-9-UKCATS (press 1)   1-888-9-UKCATS (press 2)
859-323-1085 (Fax)   859-323-1085 (Fax)

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