University Career Services
University Career Services is here to provide our Veteran community with career advising, job-readiness skill training, internships, and employment services.
We encourage you to begin utilizing University Career Services early and often in your college career.
US Department of Labor
Veterans’ Employment and Training Services (VETS)
The VETS program has a collection of sources to assist veterans, active duty military, and employers in locating and matching military personnel with employment. Information is provided on grants for job training and hiring fairs; grants for homeless vets; and a compensation and benefits handbook for ill, wounded, and injured service members.
US Small Business Administration
Office of Veterans Business Development
SBA has a diverse assortment of programs available to assist veterans, reserve members of the military, and family and survivors with small businesses by providing information on starting a business, competing for grants, and hiring employees.
DoD Transition Assistance Program
This Department of Defense site includes a Career Decision Toolkit incorporating many components involved in developing a career. Additional material is available on transition, from relocation assistance to leaving the service.
Hire Heroes USA
Hire Heroes USA is dedicated to creating job opportunities for US military veterans and their spouses through personalized employment training and corporate engagement.
The federal government has a long and outstanding record of employing veterans. Veterans have technical skills in areas of critical importance, and many also already have security clearances required for some federal positions. Federal service provides a means for veterans to continue their noble service to this country.
My Next Move for Veterans
My Next Move for Veterans is designed for US veterans who are current job seekers, this interactive tool helps vets learn about their career options. Veterans can find careers through keyword search, by browsing industries that employ different, types of workers, or by discovering civilian careers that are similiar to their job in the military.
Other Career-Related Web Sites
- Be a Hero - Hire a Hero
- Feds Hire Vets
- Job Fair and Career Events for US Military Vets
- VA for Vets
- Veteran Employment Center
- Vow to Hire Heroes Act of 2011
- Best Veteran Employers: A Top 35 List
- Federal Contractor / Other Vet-Friendly Employers
Employers with Veteran Employment Programs
|Broadridge Financial Solutions||Price Waterhouse Coopers|
|Department of Homeland Security||Robert Half International|
|Department of Justice Bureau of Prisons||TD Bank|
|Enterprise Holdings||JP Morgan Chase|
|Federal Bureau of Investigation||Verizon|
|KPMG LLP||The Home Depot|
|New York City Civilian Complaint Board||First Data|
|NBC Universal||Transportation Security Administration|
|North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System||US Army Health Care NYC|
|NYC Police Department||US Navy & US Secret Service|