Career Center

University of Mississippi

 

 

Our Diverse Populations resources have been compiled to assist you with exploring how ethnicity, sexual orientation, veteran status, and other diversity topics affect career exploration and development. Its purpose is to highlight Career Center resources to assist you with your career planning as it relates to your diverse identities.

 

Career Guides

Veteran Career Guide

Veterans’ Guide to Getting Hired

Career One Stop Toolkit

O*Net Online for Military Occupational Classification (MOC)

 

Campus Resources

Veteran & Military Services

Student Veterans Association

Ole Miss Student Veterans of America

Student Disability Services: Veterans and Military Services

Veteran Riders

Office of Financial Aid: Confirmation of Veteran Status

 

Online Resources

Make the Connection

Learn more about being a student Veteran, treatment options, self-help tools, and resources to help you overcome challenges.

Veteran Career Counseling Services

A guide to writing resumes for veterans.

LinkedIn for Veterans

Get premium access for free, learn how to list your military experience on LinkedIn, and join the LinkedIn Veteran’s Mentor Network.

Military to Civilian Occupation Translator

Helps service members match military skills and experience to civilian occupations

Job-Hunt’s Veteran Job Search

Includes advice, resume-building tools, and resources for job opportunities for veterans

Recruit Military

Offers job searching support and resources for veterans and their families.

Undergradu-vets national career conference

An annual conference to connect undergraduate veterans with employers.

Military Times Best for Vets

Lists companies across the U.S. who are the best employers for veterans, with veteran specific programs. Companies from various industries include…USAAVerizonBAE SystemsCapital One, and Morgan Stanley.

Veterans Employment Toolkit

Toolkit on how to find a job for veterans,

Employment Resources for Veterans

Resources on employment for veterans from the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs.

Veteran and Military Transition Center

Resources for veterans transitioning into the civilian workforce.

Military.com

Jobs for veterans. Also provides career advice, skills translator tools, job fair information, and more.

G.I. Jobs

Provides resources and lists jobs for veterans to get their civilian career started.

Vet Jobs

Military job board.

DIA Jobs

Defense Intelligence Agency careers page/job board.

Feds Hire Vets

Information about veteran’s preference, which gives eligible veterans preference in federal appointment over many other applicants.

Hire Heroes USA

Personalized employment assistance program to help transitiong military members, veterans and spouses find civilian jobs.

Helpful Articles and Professional Organizations