Career Resources

Get career ready with help from the Career Center

The College of Liberal Arts prepares future leaders with the help from CSU Career Services.

Students and alumni can

  • Receive liberal arts-specific career advising
  • Attend job fairs and networking events
  • Get the help they need to find success after school

Schedule an appointment by calling the Career Center front desk at (970) 491-5707

Upcoming Events

Career fairs, industry tours, and alumni panels

Become career ready

Investigate

Search and find internship and career opportunities.

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Communicate

Connect with others in the industries you’re interested in.

Interview Preparation
LinkedIn Alumni Search

Prepare

Learn how to communicate your skills and experiences effectively.

Resume Guide
Cover Letter Guide
Tell Your Story

CAREER TIP: When you're looking for employment, split your time effectively!

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Interested in pursuing an advanced degree? The Career Center is here to help you decide if graduate school is the right next step for you.

Read alumni career stories

Find career inspiration by reading stories in our alumni magazine of liberal arts grads who are making a difference in their communities and around the world.

Juliana Vélez speaking at conference in GuatemalaJuliana Vélez
Communication Studies, ’11
Manager of HerStory Campaign

“I hope to be able to continue providing support, resources, and mentorship for women and girls. I want every girl to feel that they have the right to decide what their future looks like, to feel confident and empowered.”

Vélez and her U.S. colleagues partner with 52 in-country, community-based organizations that are working toward improving the educational and social opportunities of girls.

Read more about Vélez's career journey >> 

Alex HernandezAlexandra (Alex) Hernandez
History, B.A. ’08, M.A. ’10
Program Manager for  the National Park Service

"Bringing to light what has happened in our history, helping people understand that it could happen again, and trying to create a space where people can talk. This is what I do."

As the acting program manager for the Heritage Partnerships Program in the intermountain region, Hernandez works with the National Historic Landmarks Program, JACS Grant Program, HABS/HAER/HALS, and National Heritage Areas Program. She oversees historic preservation projects from Texas to Montana. 

Read more about Hernandez's career journey >> 

Vince Blaser presenting at health organization

Vince Blaser
Journalism and Technical Communications, ’04
Director of Frontline Health Workers Coalition

“I love the challenge of taking neglected or complex issues and helping them make sense to people and motivate them to act."

Blaser is using the skills he developed at Colorado State University to advocate for improved access to health workers for millions of people in low- and middle-income countries like India, Senegal, Guatemala, and Mali. 

Read more about Blaser's career journey >> 

Paul DeMaret smiling next to CSU Professor Bill McBridePaul DeMaret 
English, B.A ’88, M.A ’95
Language Arts Teacher at Rocky Mountain High School

“I think nothing prepares you better to examine life than an English degree because it throws open the doors of how we make meaning -- of texts, of experiences, of the world -- and of how we communicate this meaning with each other.”

DeMaret was inspired by the faculty in the CSU English department to pursue teaching, and their influence continues to impact the work he does with students in Fort Collins. 

Read more about DeMaret's career journey >>