Faculty Resources

Experiential Learning & Career Success partners with faculty and staff to provide students with a variety of resources to assist with student career development. One of our primary goals is to guide students through the process of finding, applying for, and marketing out of classroom experiential activities that will enhance and complement their in classroom experiences.

Read more about our Career Readiness Competencies here.

Staff and faculty are also eligible to use our Career Coaching services!

What Would You Like to Do?


University of Montana utilizes Handshake, a nation-wide employment platform, for all student opportunities. To advertise your opportunities and hire students, just request to join your department. Does your department not have an employer account yet? Create one today!

Make sure to read our Employer's Guide to Handshake to help you get started. 

If you have other questions about creating a Handshake account, creating job postings, how to reach students, or general use of the platform, we recommend that you visit the Handshake Help Center. If you can't find the answers you are looking for, don't hesitate to reach out to our office at (406) 243-2022 or elcs@umontana.edu.

Staff or faculty can request a presentation on a variety of topics from one of our team members. To make a request, fill out this form.

2021 Dates TBA

Student Employment Week is an opportunity to acknowledge and celebrate the value that student employees bring to the workplace. During this week, we encourage you to do something special for your student employees to let them know they are appreciated!

Don't forget to nominate a deserving student employee for the Student Employee of the Year award. See details in the next section!

Each year, one deserving UM student employee will be honored as University of Montana's Student Employee of the Year. If you have an outstanding student employee, we encourage you to submit a nomination. The winning student will receive a $500 scholarship! 

Nominations are due: Submissions will open at the end of February

Only one student nomination per department is accepted.