Graduate Student Career & Professional Development

Student and Career Services offers specialized career counseling for graduate students, both domestic and international. Career coaches are available to meet individually to develop a tailored employment search strategy. These services include revising application materials, identifying firms and organizations that match students’ interests and introducing students to practitioners in their chosen field.

Additionally, graduate students have access to:

  • Academic advising
  • Career coaching
  • Networking opportunities and events
  • Professional development programming
  • Online and subscription-based job-search tools
  • Assistance obtaining externships and internships

Career & Networking Calendar

See the full calendar of upcoming events.

  1. Speed Networking
    When: Thursday, December 3, 2020, 4:30 – 6pm PST
    Where: via Zoom
    This virtual networking event is an opportunity to connect with legal professionals from a variety of work settings and practice areas. Wondering what it's like to work in-house? Have a question for a government attorney? Trying to figure out the cultural differences between small, mid-sized and large law firms? If you've got questions about career paths and your job search, this is was meant for you.

    Attendees will spend 10 to 15 minutes in Zoom rooms with each of our participating attorneys.

    Don't miss the chance to broaden your network from the comfort of home (professional attire still required)!

    Attorneys will be announced soon!

    RSVP on SCS Online.
    More info: law-uw.12twenty.com…

  2. Social Justice Tuesday
    When: Tuesday, January 19, 2021, 12:30 – 1:30pm PST

  3. Social Justice Tuesday
    When: Tuesday, January 26, 2021, 12:30 – 1:30pm PST

  4. Social Justice Tuesday
    When: Tuesday, February 2, 2021, 12:30 – 1:30pm PST

  5. Social Justice Tuesday
    When: Tuesday, February 9, 2021, 12:30 – 1:30pm PST

  6. Social Justice Tuesday
    When: Tuesday, February 16, 2021, 12:30 – 1:30pm PST

  7. Social Justice Tuesday
    When: Tuesday, February 23, 2021, 12:30 – 1:30pm PST