Women

Welcome!  This community is space for women students to access Career Center services and University support. You will find job search resources, ways to connect with on-campus groups, and strategies for identifying employers who respect and affirm people of all identities and orientation.  These resources compliment the information provided in the Career Communities, where you will find resources for specific industries and areas of study.

To discuss or share additional resources for this affinity group, please contact Carol Balk at carol.balk@pitt.edu.

Law School Exploration Series (NYC 2024): Law School Signups Are Live!!!!

Back in March, I announced that this year’s Law School Exploration Series would be taking place in New York City from July 16 – 18. I am happy to announce that all schools have now been confirmed and posted on …

By Alex Ball
Alex Ball Pre-Law & Social Sciences Career Consultant
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Navigating Your Major and Career Journey: The Importance of Understanding Your Values

When exploring careers, many consider whether an occupation will be personally fulfilling to them or not. This personal fulfillment can come in many different forms. For example, some folks are most satisfied by helping others, while others find joy in …

By Holly Schultz
Holly Schultz
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The Pay Gap Stops Here: Women’s Guide to Overcoming Obstacles in Salary Negotiation

Ash Serrano, MAMC

April 20, 2023

We all know women are paid significantly less than their male counterparts, and the data is overwhelmingly clear.

Yet, it’s still an issue. According to the U.S. Government Accountability Office, women earn 82 cents …

By Erin Wheeler
Erin Wheeler Career Consultant
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From Applicant To Interviewee: The Journey To Landing Your First Job Interview

ELEANOR HECKS

26TH OCTOBER 2023

anding your first job interview after graduation can be a heart-pounding experience. You want to be sure you are taking all the right steps to succeed and make a great first impression. However, the job …

By Erin Wheeler
Erin Wheeler Career Consultant
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Work Smart available to Pitt students and alumni

The University of Pittsburgh has become a member of the American Association of University Women (AAUW). Students and alumni can access all of AAUW’s resources and webinars for free.

AAUW has been working to narrow the gender pay gap, which …

By Alissa Clark
Alissa Clark
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Career Center In-Person Services

  • 200 William Pitt Union
  • 412-383-4473
  • Open Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
  • Drop-In Hours: Monday-Friday, 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

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