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COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Information related to UCS

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University Career Services Virtual STUDENT / ALUMNI Resources

Virtual Chats: Log onto www.uh.edu/ucs and look for the Get Help (Live Chat) button on the bottom right of the screen.

  • Mondays: 9am - 12pm and 1pm - 5pm
  • Tuesdays: 9am - 12pm and 1pm - 5pm
  • Wednesdays: 9am - 12pm and 1pm - 4pm
  • Thursdays: 9am - 12pm and 1pm - 4pm
  • Fridays: 1pm - 4pm

Cougar Pathway: Cougar Pathway is accessible to ALL UH students. Log into Access UH and click the Cougar Pathway icon. Below are some of the items you can access for FREE:

  • Virtual Career Counseling: Schedule a virtual career counseling appointment with one of our career counselors (meet by phone or video)
    • Once on the home page, click COUNSELING & CALENDAR (left column), click Counseling Appt. Then click Request New Appointment.
  • Virtual Workshops: Attend a virtual career workshop
    • Once on the home page, click Events (left column), WORKSHOPS and click into the event to get the zoom link and details
  • Virtual Employer Meet & Greets: Meet virtually with employers seeking to recruit UH students
    • Once on the home page, click Events (left column), MEET & GREETS and click into the event to get the zoom link and details
  • Search for jobs: View, Search and Apply for jobs through Cougar Pathway with an approved resume
    • Once on the home page, click JOBS (left column), click search and filter through position types or keyword search.
    • Need an approved resume? Use our virtual chats to get advice or review your resume.

Coog Careers Workbook: Check out the UCS online career workbook for tips, tricks and tools for everything from resume creation to negotiating your salary.

COVID-19 Job Search Resources (Unemployment Benefits)

Resources for Remote Work:

Remote Job Boards:


University Career Services Virtual EMPLOYER/SUPERVISOR Resources

Post job/internships in Cougar Pathway: Engage with our students virtually by posting your open job opportunities for FREE within Cougar Pathway. Employers can make positions open campus-wide or filter to specific majors and classifications. We encourage all employers to review our recruiting policies to understand our requirements for approval

Schedule a Virtual Meet & Greet: Our team is developing a Virtual Meet & Greet series starting in April 2020. We will set up a Zoom meeting and invite students to attend based off your hiring needs. Employers are required to have approved job postings in Cougar Pathway and be able to virtually log into a Zoom meeting.

Schedule a Virtual On-campus Interview: Are you needing to interview students? Let us know! Our team can help you develop an online virtual interview schedule.

  • Dawnelle Prince for available dates and times

On-campus student employment / College Work Study


University Career Services Event Updates

  • Liberal Arts and Social Science Career + Graduate Fair, sponsored by Herc Rentals
    • Rescheduled to May 20, 2020 from 3-6PM 
  • Communications Career Mixer
    • Rescheduled to May 26, 2020 from 5:30-7:30PM