The University of St. Thomas

Career Services

Tap the UST Network
Have you ever heard someone say, “Tommies are EVERYWHERE” and then wondered how to find other Tommies that can help you? The're out there, and the UST Alumni Association provides several ways for you to find other UST professionals in your field.
Social Media
Many (as of September 2014, that means more than 43,000) UST alumni profiles can be found on LinkedIn. The Alumni Association promotes two different LinkedIn groups specifically for UST alumni.
Alumni Networking Center on The Quad
Log in to find alumni in your field who have updated their Professional Profile to indicate a willingness to interact professionally. You can also post a job, or post your resume.   

This site (hosted by the Career Development Center) lists job openings and employer profiles, and offers a way for you to submit your resume and application directly to the hiring employer. Many UST alumni use this site to post positions that are available at their place of employment. Request an alumni account.
Networking Events and Volunteer Opportunities
There are many events and programs hosted by the Alumni Association for the purpose of creating networking opportunities. Connect with one that works for you.
Need More Career Tools?    
Career development is a lifelong process and does not always mean a job or career change. Whether you are looking for professional development or are planning to polish up your résumé, as an alumnus or alumna, services offered by the Career Development Center are available to you for free. Contact them today for a consultation.

Career Events

Talent Management That Works
Date: April 29, 2015
Time: 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Rooms 201-202, Opus Hall, Minneapolis campus
It is imperative that organizations of any size implement basic talent-management processes. This is particularly apparent today, as the “demographic cliff” looms and company stalwarts approach retirement. Listen to Karen Grabow, Ph.D., LP, discuss ways that companies have found to implement talent-management programs. For more information, visit College of Education, Leadership and Counseling.

May 2015 First Friday
Date: May 1, 2015
Time: 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Join us for guest speaker Mike Reger '98, '99 M.B.A. Reger is the CEO of Northern Oil & Gas Inc., a public gas and oil exploration and production company, based in Wayzata. Registration is required.

Opus Distinguished Speaker
Date: May 12, 2015
Schulze Hall Auditorium, Minneapolis campus
This event exposes alumni, students, faculty members and the public to the latest ideas and forces that are shaping American and international business. For more information, visit Opus College of Business.

Strategies and Solutions for HR and Change
Date: May 12, 2015
Time: 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Room 201, Opus Hall, Minneapolis campus
This event will feature two presentations: In “Global/ Virtual/Technological Collaboration: How’s that Working For You?,” Dr. Rama Hart will share strategies for navigating the transition to 21st-century work arrangements while building teamwork, trust and communication. “Transformative Learning at Work,” presented by Dr. William Brendel, will include a brief case about an organization that adopted and benefited immensely from the Transformative Learning approach. Participants also will be guided through two tools that can be employed the very next day: Immunity Mapping and Collegial Inquiry. For more information, visit College of Education, Leadership and Counseling.

International Conference on Socio-Economic Approach to Management
Date: May 14, 2015 to May 15, 2015
Time: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Room 446, Terrence Murphy Hall, Minneapolis campus
Presented by the SEAM International Institute, this year’s conference will feature in-depth discussion regarding SEAM implementation and the keys to reducing employee hidden costs within an organization. The conference also will feature presentations, peer-reviewed papers and in-depth discussion with the founders and practitioners of SEAM. Cost: $110. For more information, visit College of Education, Leadership and Counseling.

Teacher Education Closure Day
Date: May 18, 2015
Time: 8:30 AM to 1:30 PM
The College of Education, Leadership and Counseling will honor and celebrate teacher candidates entering the teaching profession. For more information, visit College of Education, Leadership and Counseling.

Group Work Institute: May
Date: May 30, 2015
Time: 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM
McNeely Hall - Room 100, St. Paul campus
Highlighting Dr. Ringstrom’s recent publication, A Relational Psychoanalytic Approach to Couples Psychotherapy, this event will involve the illumination of three theoretical themes illustrated in six clinical steps.  Full details can be found here.