Student Resources

Top graduate student resources

Hire-A-Niner 

Hire-A-Niner is the campus system used for internship and job postings as well as online career resources. Students can set up their account and access the system using their NinerNet credentials.

Alumni Advisor Network

Current graduate business students can connect with UNC Charlotte alumni and other business professionals via the Alumni Advisor Network. Through this platform, students can schedule phone, video or chat appointments with alumni and professionals in order to explore careers and get advice.

Vault

All UNC Charlotte students have access to Vault, an online platform that allows users to gain insight into different industries, companies and careers. Get insider information about what it’s really like to work at different employers as well as career advice and access to job postings. The site includes videos and testimonials from professionals across many industries, sharing what their day-to-day work is really like. Students can log-in to Vault using their NinerNet credentials. 

 

professional development events 

Professional Development Seminars

Expand your knowledge base by attending the Belk College's regular professional development seminars. Topics range from building your network and successfully marketing yourself to interviewing, negotiations and business etiquette.  Explore the event tab of Hire-A-Niner to register for upcoming development opportunities.

NetworkING & STUDENT ORGANIZATIONS

Build your personal and professional connections through a variety of networking programs, including guest speakers, panel discussions and social events for students and alumni. Student organizations, like the Graduate Business Association (GBA), also provide professional network-building and leadership opportunities.

Toastmasters

Toastmasters is a perfect way to practice and improve public speaking and leadership skills.

 

On-campus university resources 

University career center

The University Career Center offers the following services to students:

  • Internship and Job Board (Hire-A-Niner)
  • Career Guidance and Coaching
  • Resume and Cover Letter Critiques
  • Mock Interviews
  • Professional Dress Resources
  • Career Fairs
  • Online Seminars

Center for graduate Life

Located on UNC Charlotte's main campus, the Center for Graduate Life offers a wealth of personal and professional graduate student services.

CHRISTINE F. PRICE CENTER FOR COUNSELING AND PSYCHOLOGICAL SERVICES

The Center for Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) at UNC Charlotte supports the holistic well-being and academic success of students and contributes to a healthy and inclusive campus climate. This is accomplished by providing short-term individual and group counseling, crisis management, consultation, referral services, and educational and preventive initiatives for the campus community. In addition, CAPS supports the academic mission of the University by serving as a training site for graduate students and supports scholarly activity and professional development of staff.

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT AND SCHOLAR OFFICE

The mission of the International Student and Scholar Office is to provide information, services and programs that help international students and visiting scholars achieve their individual educational and personal goals and that foster an appreciation for a culturally diverse learning environment in the larger University community.

GoinGlobal is a resource for international students in the United States looking for work or domestic students looking to work abroad. GoinGlobal also includes US city profiles and a database of H-1B employers.

 

ONLINE & DIGITAL RESOURCES 

COMPLIMENTARY Business Journal access

All students have online access to the Charlotte Business Journal in the Center City Building as well as the Friday building on main campus.

Atkins library Career resources

The Atkins Library has many business career resources including company lists, research and guides for interviewing.

Life Values Inventory

Life Values Inventory is a thorough assessment of your values that will enrich decision making and important conversations.

O*NET

0*NET is a career exploration and job analysis tool that includes detailed descriptions of the world of work for use by job seekers. This tool includes salary data and job forecasting information.

FIRSTHAND CAREERS

Firsthand Careers hosts relevant business student webinars regularly and records programs for convenient viewing.  Students are able to log in using their UNC Charlotte email address.

Hire-A-Niner 

Hire-A-Niner is the campus system used for internship and job postings as well as online career resources. Students can set up their account and access the system using their NinerNet credentials.

Vault

All UNC Charlotte students have access to Vault, an online platform that allows users to gain insight into different industries, companies and careers. Get insider information about what it’s really like to work at different employers as well as career advice and access to job postings. The site includes videos and testimonials from professionals across many industries, sharing what their day-to-day work is really like. Students can log-in to Vault using their NinerNet credentials. 

Career Assessments

Ready to explore career options? Career assessments will help guide you toward discovering purpose and meaning while exploring majors and occupations that align with your interests, personality, values and workplace preferences.

BIG INTERVIEW

Big Interview allows you to record and receive feedback on a mock interview and provides hundreds of hours of video interview advice. 

GoinGlobal

GoinGlobal is a resource for international students in the United States looking for work or domestic students looking to work abroad. GoinGlobal also includes US city profiles and a database of H-1B employers.