UCSB students and recent Alumni have special access to powerful self-paced tools, beyond the ones available to the public, on-demand to support your career development. You may have heard about these resources from around campus or another section of the Career Services website, and now you are ready to know more.
Use this page as your main hub to learn how to use each tool and login to your UCSB subscription.
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Getting to Know Your Career Tools
Are you preparing for your next big chapter of life? Whether you are a first-year student, graduating senior, or current graduate student, we have important resources to help you take your next step.
While you will find various resources throughout the Career Services website and other online information, we encourage you to utilize this toolkit to take advantage of key career applications that can give you an edge over your peers. Your career tools provide special access just for Gauchos and range in topic and scope, offering you valuable insights on major exploration, career direction, job searching, interview skills, and more, all from the comfort of your own room.
Take some time to explore the toolkit to get the most out of your campus subscription and prepare for your future ahead. Jump right in and get started!
Are you looking for the latest job search advice to help you get hired? Will you trust the opinion of an expert in the field? Do you love to watch videos? If you answered YES! to any of these questions, then CareerSpots may be the tool to help you level-up in your next career move.
Powerful Video Playlists
Sit back, relax, and watch career professionals offer first-hand advice from their tried and true best practices.
Job Search Secrets
Take advantage of the tricks of the trade to stand out in your job search, build a resume, network, and more.
Short and Sweet
Get the essential tips by tuning into videos under 5 minutes in length, just in time to tune back into class!