About Career Services

We're passionate about connecting UW-Stout students & alumni with employers.
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Welcome to UW-Stout Career Services, your dedicated partner in shaping a successful future. At the University of Wisconsin-Stout, we understand that career development is a journey, not just a destination. Whether you are a student seeking career guidance, an alumnus looking to advance your professional path, or an employer searching for top talent, we’re here to support your goals every step of the way. 

Mission

Our mission is to educate, engage and empower students and alumni in navigating career and professional development through employer and faculty/staff partnerships.

Vision 

Our vision is to continue to be a leader in:

  • Providing centralized career resources, programs, services and technologies
  • Integrating applied and experiential learning
  • Providing data to support informed career decisions
  • Implement high impact practices to address changing career needs for all stakeholders
  • Building and nurturing strategic relationships to enhance opportunities for students
  • Ultimately ensuring students successful transition from college to careers

Values

  • Inclusion & Diversity: We affirm and possess a commitment to inclusive excellence by serving as a comprehensive career resource for all stakeholders. We welcome and embrace the strengths individuals offer as a result of race, color, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity/sex, marital status, disability, US veteran status, and socio-economic status.
  • Collaborative and Community Partnerships: We affirm and possess a commitment to establish and maintain meaningful relationships with university partners, employers, faculty & academic departments, and student organizations to enhance and increase applied learning and professional employment opportunities for students.
  • Technology: We affirm and possess a commitment to utilize current technology across our operations, services, and resources to support student career and professional development, ultimately connecting students and employers.
  • Professional & Ethical Practices: We affirm and possess a commitment to adhere and promote the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) Principles for Ethical Professional Practice to guide and serve our employers, students, and faculty.
  • Applied Learning: We affirm and possess a commitment to student’s career readiness and professional development through the Cooperative Education and Internship Program (CEIP). Our CEIP program is a high impact practice that serves as a catalyst for students to gain career-related experiences.
  • Customer Service: We affirm and possess a commitment to excellent customer service, expressed through knowledge, expertise, and accountability to our stakeholders.
Connecting Blue Devils + Employers

Meet Our Team

Meet the people who are passionate about connecting Blue Devils with employers.

Requests

Our office receives numerous requests from vendors and career sites throughout the year. To streamline this process, we have developed specific request forms that must be completed. Please note that only vendors who have fully completed the appropriate form will be considered.


‘Exceptional’: General Motors internships lead to job as engineer, national award Featured Image

‘Exceptional’: General Motors internships lead to job as engineer, national award

Julia Hellquist wasn’t sure at first if higher education was the right choice for her. No one in her family previously had gone to college.
Polytechnic advantage: Graduates see average starting salary rise to $58,000 Featured Image

Polytechnic advantage: Graduates see average starting salary rise to $58,000

In pure dollars and cents, the value of a degree from UW-Stout has never been greater.
Phillips-Medisize honored by UW and UW-Stout with Regents Business Partnership Award Featured Image

Phillips-Medisize honored by UW and UW-Stout with Regents Business Partnership Award

Phillips-Medisize was recognized by the Universities of Wisconsin and UW-Stout with the Regents Business Partnership Award.