Career Development Office

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MWThF 8am-5pm
Tuesday 8am-6pm

Career Development Office
100 Law Center
Houston, Texas 77204-6060
Phone: 713-743-2090
Fax: 713-743-2091


Welcome to the Career Development Office

Whether developing professional skills for students or recruiting top talent for employers, the Career Development Office (CDO) offers a full range of resources and services to assist both students and employers in achieving their goals. CDO staff members work closely with students to help them learn about their skills and interests and to articulate them confidently in resumes, cover letters, and interviews. With assistance from the CDO staff, students identify and explore career options and implement an effective strategy to attain their desired career outcomes. The CDO assists employers in identifying and recruiting talented students and alumni to fulfill their employment needs. With our in-depth knowledge of the student and alumni population, the CDO can guide employers to the right candidate for their organization.

As you peruse our website, you will find many resources to assist you. Whether looking for a job or seeking employees, the CDO is here to help, so please don’t hesitate to reach out if the CDO can assist you in any way.

The CDO is on Facebook!

Get convenient updates in your Facebook newsfeed so you don’t miss any of the great information coming out of our office. Like the UHLC Career Development Office Facebook Page by October 31st and get entered into a raffle for a $15 Starbucks gift card! 

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