Diversity

These links provide minority groups with the assistance they need to get ahead in their careers.

General

IMDiversity
IMDiversity is a one-stop career and self-development site devoted to serving the cultural and career-related needs of all minorities. Sponsored by The Black Collegian, this is an excellent resource for all minority and diversity candidates. The many "villages" include resources and information specific for each group, and those without a separate village can find information in the global village.

IMDiversity is dedicated to providing career and self-development information to all minorities, specifically African Americans, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, Latino/Hispanic Americans, Native Americans and women.

HERC Diversity Resources
Diversity is integral to institutional excellence. HERC understands the need to remove barriers to the recruitment, retention, and advancement of talented faculty and staff from historically excluded and underrepresented populations. HERC maintains a list of higher education and related publications, websites, associations, organizations, and professional societies that serve diverse constituents and publish diverse content. We hope this list is helpful for career development and networking resources.

Veteran Students

University of Houston Veterans' Services Office
The mission of the University of Houston Veterans’ Services Office, in partnership with the Houston VA Regional Office and UH Registration and Academic Records Department is to maintain a dynamic repository of information, outreach, resources, and services in support of student-veterans pursuing their higher education and professional endeavors.

Military Hire
Military Hire was developed and is maintained by a team of both military veterans and corporate hiring authorities. We have worked hard to create a network where former military personnel can seek careers and utilize their professional skills.

Military Transition
The Military to Civilian Occupation Translator helps service members match military skills and experience to civilian occupations.

100 Top-Notch Websites for Military Servicemembers

African-American Students

Black Collegian Magazine
The Black Collegian Online provides cutting-edge information on career resources for Black collegians. Job search strategies, graduate school opportunities, career and industry reports are abundantly explored.

Black Enterprise
Job seekers can use a search engine to view positions by function, salary or zip code and read career advice and lists of top black-owned enterprises.

Blackworld
This site runs a search engine for thousands of jobs nationally and internationally, includes a resume database, professional links, and information about business opportunities.

The National Black MBA Association
The organization provides numerous services to its members, such as a magazine, networking and job opportunities.

National Urban League’s Jobs Network
The National Urban League is a historic civil rights organization that provides a job network to 35 states including the District of Columbia and 95 affiliates through the development of programs, public policy research and advocacy.

The Black Perspective
The Black Perspective s an organization dedicated to promoting diversity and inclusion in America’s employment and education industries. They aim to spread awareness and provide opportunities to the African-American community through news and connecting to employers that are dedicated to these ends.

The Student National Medical Association (SNMA)
SNMA is dedicated both to ensuring that medical education and services are culturally sensitive to the needs of diverse populations and to increasing the number of African-American, Latino, and other students of color entering and completing medical school.

Native American Students

American Indian Science & Engineering Society
A national, nonprofit organization that nurtures building of community by bridging science and technology with traditional Native values.

Tribal College Journal of American Indian Higher Education Job Board
Tribal College Journal has covered the news, newsmakers, and issues in American Indian higher education, earning multiple awards for excellence in design and content from the Native American Journalists Association, the Society of National Associations Publications, and the Western Publications Association.

Asian-American Students

Asian American Economic Development Enterprises, Inc.
Geared towards Asian American students to create both business and personal growth for its constituents through education and employment opportunities.

National Association of Asian American Professionals
Sets out to promote a business and professional relationships with eager Asian students interested in a career in business, service, and/or government from the U.S. and Canada.

LGBT Students

Out for Work
OFW functions as a complimentary component in the total educational experience of LGBT students, primarily in the development, evaluation, initiation, and implementation of career plans and opportunities. OFW’s programs, resources, and services provide assistance to students in the cultivation and enhancement of skills to explore career options, master job search techniques and strategies, and research employment opportunities.

University of Houston LGBT Resource Center
The mission of the UH LGBT Resource Center is to launch the next generation of healthy, proud, academically successful lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) citizens, leaders and advocates.

Out & Equal Workplace Advocates
Out & Equal Workplace Advocates is committed to ending employment discrimination for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender employees. Out & Equal Houston

ProGayJobs
An easy to navigate site designed to help the Gay/Lesbian job seeker or consultant find the perfect position with a company committed to diversity in the workplace.

Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index
Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s Corporate Equality Index is the national benchmarking tool on corporate policies and practices pertinent to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender employees.

Campus Pride
Campus Pride serves LGBT and ally student leaders and campus organizations in the areas of leadership development, support programs and services to create safer, more inclusive LGBT-friendly colleges and universities. It exists to develop, support and give “voice and action” in building future LGBT and ally student leaders.

Pride at Work
Pride At Work is a nonprofit organization and an officially recognized constituency group of the AFL-CIO (American Federation of Labor & Congress of Industrial Organizations.) We organize mutual support between the organized Labor Movement and the LGBT Community for social and economic justice

Hispanic/Latino Students

Hispanic Alliance for Career Enhancement
The Hispanic Alliance for Career Enhancement (HACE) is a national non-profit organization dedicated to the employment, development, and advancement of current and aspiring Latino professionals.

Bilingual Jobs
Bilingual-Jobs.com is the premier jobs media site specializing in Diversity/Minority recruitment and International hiring.

Hispanic-Today
Hispanic-Today is dedicated to promoting diversity and inclusion in America's employment and education. We aim to spread awareness of issues and opportunities concerning the Hispanic-American community through news and by connecting them with employers who foster affirmative action and equal opportunity as part of their corporate policies.

iHispano.com
An employment search engine for Hispanic and Latin/bilingual professionals.

Latino Medical Student Association
Is a volunteer run organization dedicated to providing professional development resources and developing the next generation of Latino health care professionals.

LatPro
LatPro created the first Hispanic / Latino and bilingual professional employment web site in 1997 and has deepened its market leadership every year with consistent innovation and recognition.

The Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers
Sets out to help Hispanic students and professionals in the Engineering field.

Women

Advancing Women
Advancing Women is a skills building organization, supporting success in the workplace through strategy and mentoring which help route around traditional barriers.

First on the Net to “level the playing field”, for women and diversity candidates and match talent with job opportunity, provides resources and job boards for women, diversity and tech candidates; for organizations deploying diversity recruitment initiatives through our diversity job board at Careers.

Dress for Success Houston
The mission of Dress for Success Houston is to promote the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire, a network of support and career development tools to help women thrive in work and in life.

Houston Area Council of the American Business Women’s Association
ABWA provides professional training and personal development through a national network of college students, working women, business owners and women in retirement. With 70,000 members and 1,300 chapters and express networks across the United States, the Association provides opportunities for working women to gain career advancement and personal growth.

Job Opportunity Search for Women
Career advancement for professional women, with free, anonymous resume posting.

University of Houston Women’s Resource Center
To advocate, educate, and provide support services for the advancement of gender equity on campus, with an emphasis on student safety, health, and success.

Women for Hire
The first and only company devoted to a comprehensive array of recruitment services for women, Women For Hire offers signature career expos, inspiring speeches and seminars, a popular career-focused magazine and customized marketing programs. Our website, womenforhire.com, offers a wide variety of career-related information and videos geared to working women, and an online job board that helps leading employers connect with top-notch professional women in all fields.

Women’s Resource of Greater Houston
The Women's Resource of Greater Houston expands opportunities for women and girls to become independent, productive, and financially stable.

International Students

My World Abroad
We empower students and young professionals to build global career skills. The underlying philosophy of the site revolves around encouraging students to build their international skills step-by-step, over time.

GoinGlobal
The GoinGlobal team is comprised of individuals representing many different nationalities who all have one experience in common—we have all lived and worked outside of our home countries. GoinGlobal is committed to providing "grassroots intelligence" through our team of in-country researchers.

My Visa Jobs
Founded in 2006, Myvisajobs.com is now the largest and most trusted employment website for foreign workers seeking opportunities in United States.

Uniworld Online
Offers two unique directories to unravel the maze of "who operates where" and “who owns whom” regardless of whether you’re sourcing, building your business, selling, tracking competitors, or seeking employment with a multinational firm.

Students with disABILITIES

National Organization on Disability
The National Organization on Disability (NOD) is a private, non-profit organization that promotes the full participation and contributions of America’s 56 million people with disabilities in all aspects of life. Today, NOD focuses on increasing employment opportunities for the 79 percent of working-age Americans with disabilities who are not employed.

Career Opportunities For Students with Disabilities
COSD's mission is to improve the employment rate of college students and recent graduates with disabilities on a national basis.

Shell Sponsored Presentation for Students with DisABILITIES