Graduate Student Mentoring Course

This course in Canvas includes modules covering numerous aspects of the graduate student experience, as well as testimonials from students and links to helpful resources. The modules for the course can be taken individually or together. In total, the course takes a few hours to complete, though it is a resource for graduate students to access throughout their time at UT.

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Create Relationships with Multiple Mentors

Graduate students and postdocs usually have a primary mentor through their academic training.  However, best practices in mentorship indicate that those who have several mentors for different purposes that include career mentorship, academic development, skill acquisition and expanding connections have more productive mentoring relationships.  Hookedin is a platform specifically for UT Austin students and alumni to connect.

How to Use Hookedin:

  • Connect with university resources and Longhorns worldwide.
  • Explore careers across a variety of industries and interests.
  • Find a mentor in a specific industry, company, location or area of interest.
  • Advance your career by building relationships with Longhorns at the top of their field and by accessing exclusive career resources.

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Make a confidential appointment with a Graduate Career Advisor to explore next steps and prepare for your career.

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