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Alumni Career Services

Career Services offers complimentary services for alumni. These services include:

·         FREE Handshake Account

·         Individual Assistance

·         Career Fairs

·         Presentations/Workshops

·         Career Information Library

·         OptimalResume

·         OptimalInterview

Handshake is career management platform that intuitively connects you to relevant job opportunities based on your profile, interests, and search activity. Through Handshake, you can apply for positions and on-campus interviews, explore companies and connections, and sign up for career fairs and workshops all in one place. To create your Handshake account, click here. Use your email address and create a Handshake password. You will receive a notification when your request has been approved and your account is active.

Alumni also have access to multiple, online job boards in Handshake, including:

·         Handshake Job Board for OU students and alumni

·         Career Shift

·         Passport Career

·         GoinGlobal

·         GoinGlobal USA

These job boards contain current, full-time job openings. New listings are added daily.

Appointment Scheduling

If you have been out of school for 3+ years and would like to schedule an appointment for individual assistance, please contact Debbie Boles at For all other alumni, please contact Career Services at (405) 325-1974 or to schedule an appointment with a Career Adviser.   


Osher Lifelong Learning Institute / OLLI
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Oklahoma is dedicated to promoting lifelong learning and personal growth of older adults through a variety of non-credit courses. Courses range from one-time offerings to longer, more specific courses, with the goal being to create an innovative enviornment that fosters learning through socialization of members and classroom discussion.

If you are interested in learning more about OLLI programs please visit: