Career Center Services for Alumni
Welcome to the Career Center at Boise State University. As an alumnus of Boise State University, you have life-long access to the Career Center. Our staff of professionals are here to assist you with your plans to start, transition, or enhance your career.
All Boise State University graduates can access any Career Center service at no cost up to one year their graduation.
Following the one year grace period, charges for Career Center services will be as follows:
|Service/Program||Boise State Alums||**Boise State Graduates who are Members of the Boise State University Alumni Association|
|Access to BroncoJobs (our web-based job posting system)||FREE||FREE|
|Use of our Resource Room and Computer Lab||FREE||FREE|
|Walk-In Resume Appointment (15 min)||FREE||FREE|
|Career Counseling Appointment||$20||FREE|
|Career Assessment Appointment||$20||FREE|
|Resume and/or Cover Letter Appointment||$20||FREE|
|Practice Interview Appointment||$20||FREE|
|LinkedIn, Social Media, Branding and Networking Appointment||$20||FREE|
|Access to On Campus Recruiting||FREE||FREE|
|Attendance for any workshop||FREE||FREE|
|Attendance at any Career Fair||FREE||FREE|
** Only graduates of Boise State University are eligible to participate in the Career Center Services for Alumni program. Members of the Boise State University Alumni Association must present their membership card at time of appointment in order to receive the discount. If an Alumni Association card is not presented, the general alumni rate will be charged or the appointment can be rescheduled.
Appointments must be scheduled in advance. Please call (208) 426-1747 to schedule an appointment. Payment for services is due at the time of the appointment. The Career Center can accept cash, personal checks, or credit cards. Receipts can be provided.
Access to BroncoJobs
BroncoJobs is an online database for Boise State students and alumni. Employers list jobs (full-time, part-time, seasonal, on-campus, off-campus) and internships. Thousands of employers have registered and hundreds of opportunities are available 24/7. Learn more and register for BroncoJobs.
The Boise State University Career Center resource room is available to students and graduates of Boise State University to search for career information and job opportunities. The resource room contains materials – Books, CDs, Directories, Graduate School Information, Magazines, and Videos – useful for both career exploration and job search. In addition we have online “handouts” for job-search topics available on the web.
Walk-In Resume Appointments
Does your resume pass the 30-second test? Drop by the Career Center during our walk-in hours for a 15-minute resume critique or to get a quick job search question answered. First-come, first-served. If you need additional help, schedule an appointment to meet with us! Available only during fall and spring semesters.
Career Counseling Appointment
Career planning generally involves getting to know who you are, what you want, and how to get there. Keep in mind that career planning is a continuous process that allows you to move from one stage to another stage as your life changes. You may even find yourself going back to look at who you are again after exploring how to get there. Learning to negotiate the career planning process now is essential, considering most people will change careers several times in a lifetime. Get additional information on Career Counseling.
Career Assessment Appointment
Career assessments are available to help individuals choose college majors and develop career plans. Students and alumni are eligible to use them to facilitate their career decision making in cooperation with and at the discretion of a career counselor. An appointment with a career counselor is necessary prior to career assessment use. The Boise State Career Center offers the following Career Assessments: Sigi 3, MBTI, and the Strong Interest Inventory. Get more information on career assessments.
Resume/Cover Letter Appointment
Individual assistance with resumes, cover letters, or job applications is available from the experienced staff of the Career Center. Get additional information regarding resumes. Get more information regarding cover letters.
Practice Interviewing Appointment
Experience a simulated interview and practice your interviewing skills. Get additional information regarding Practice Interviews.
LinkedIn, Social Media, Branding and Networking Appointment
Getting a job these days is not easy. It usually requires having a strong network of people in your field who want to help you, as well as being one of the strongest candidates in your field… and those things are not going to happen overnight. On average, it’s taking college grads 6-9 months to get hired. Get more info on searching for a job.
Access to On Campus Recruiting
On-campus interviews are scheduled through BroncoJobs, our on-line job-referral and on-campus-recruiting system. Register for access to BroncoJobs or if you are already registered and wish to apply go to BroncoJobs.
Attendance for any workshop
During the fall and spring semesters the Career Center facilitates workshops on various career and job related topics. View our workshop schedule here. You may also view our virtual workshops anytime.
Attendance at Events
The Career Center hosts several annual events intended to connect students/alumni with employers. A list of events and details.
We are extremely interested in your continued career success.
Please come and visit us at the Career Center!
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday
1464 University Drive in the Academic & Career Services Building (across from the Rec Center)
The Career Center Services for Alumni Program is not directly associated with the Boise State University Alumni Association. It is administered by the Career Center, a department in the Division of Student Affairs at Boise State University.