Faculty/Staff Resources

Career Development in the Class Room

Requesting a Class Assignment or Presentation

Interested in including career development as part of your course material? Fill out the appropriate form below and submit to Career Services at careerservices@uttyler.edu

Class Assignment Form: this will be used as a class assignment.

Class Presentation Form: this is for a presentation in class with no required assignments.

Don't Cancel Class

Thinking about canceling class (conference, travel, meeting in Houston...)? Invite Career Services to provide a career development presentation. Presentation topics include: Resume Writing & Resources, Resume & Cover Letter Writing, Practice Interviews, Mock Interviews, and Career Assessments or Inventories.

If you are interested in requesting programming, choose the appropriate form above.

Resume Writing & Resources

Learn the latest techniques and resources in writing a resume. Learn not only how to format a resume, but integrate strategic skills statements which align with potential employers. Students will learn how to answer the question "What does the employer want?" to assure employer ready resumes.

Resume & Cover Letter Writing

This includes the Resume & Resources section on resumes, with additional information about writing a professional cover letter. Students will learn an easy three step process for writing targeted, skills focused, and strategic cover letters.

Practice Interview (In-Person)

The practice interview program includes in-person interviews with employers and professional staff. Students will get the real interview experience with employer feedback at the end of the session. These are scheduled through Career Services.

Mock Interview (Interview Stream)

Students can do practice interviews anytime and anywhere online through Interview Stream which is linked to Patriot Jobs. Contact Career Services for log-in information.

Career Assessment or Inventory
(fees will apply, call for details)

Career Services offers three career assessments for classroom use. A classroom assignment administration of 15 minutes and separate 50 minute classroom interpretation is mandatory by a Career Development Specialist from Career Services. There are some fees that apply for classroom career assessments. We offer: Strong Interest Inventory, TypeFocus, and UT Tyler Major Finder. Contact Career Services at 903-566-7271 to discuss fee schedule.

Hire a Student

To post an opening on Patriot Jobs, follow the instructions below:

  1. Go to Patriot Jobs employer log-in
  2. If you have an existing account, log-in with your uttyler email address
  3. If you do not have an account, click here to register
  4. Once logged in or registered, hover over "My Jobs" from the top navigation
  5. Select the option for "New Job" and complete all required fields (marked with a red *)
  6. Once the form is complete, click "Save" at the bottom of the screen
  7. Your job will then be marked as "Pending" for review by Career Services

Report a Hire

Once you have hired a student, be sure to Report a Hire on Patriot Jobs. This function can be found on the left side navigation of your Patriot Jobs account under "I want to..."