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Services for Students and Graduates

Alumni as Mentors Programme

Alumni as Mentors (AAM) Programme connects penultimate and final-year students with VUW alumni who are experienced mentors in the workforce.

Career Advice

From qualified and experienced counsellors.

Career Assessment Tools

Resources available at Careers and Employment and online to assist you to clarify career choices, and to identify jobs that may suit you.

Careers in Focus Events

Seminars and events to inform about the range of potential opportunities for graduates from their discipline, or the range of employment opportunities within a particular industry.

CV Checks

Careers and Employment staff are available to check draft copies of resumes and offer professional advice.

Graduate Recruitment

A description of Graduate Recruitment activities and timetable of events.

International Students

Services and resources available to International Students.

Job Hunting Preparation

Resources to assist with finding employment, including CV preparation, employer research, interviews and tips on how to go about looking for work.


Online databases including Victoria University Scholarships, Universities New Zealand and givME.


Workshops offered throughout the year include CVs and the application process, interviews, selection tests and researching employers.


Access CareerHub for the latest resources, job vacancies and career events.


A tool within CareerHub that enables you to store, reflect and share your skills, achievements and experiences.