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Current UMass Lowell students already have a CareerLINK account. To access it:
If you are not a current UMass Lowell student (i.e., alumnus), please contact the Career & Co-op Center at 978-934-2355 to set up an account.
As a member of the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE), UMass Lowell's Career Services & Cooperative Education Center adheres to NACE's ethical standards in recruiting and holds recruiting employers to ethical standards, as well. These principles for employment professionals outline ethical standards for recruitment of college students.
UMass Lowell’s Career & Co-op Center makes reasonable efforts to screen each organization and each position that is posted on CareerLINK, our jobs and internships database. That screening includes:
However, there is always a possibility that an organization does not accurately portray itself or a position to the Career & Co-op Center. In some cases, an organization may even try to exploit or defraud a student.
Students are responsible for researching any opportunity that interests them by reading information about the organization offered on CareerLINK by going to the organization website, or by searching for the organization on the internet and by asking questions during an interview. If you come across a position or organization that seems suspicious, please be extremely cautious, cease any communication, and alert the Career & Co-op Center at firstname.lastname@example.org or 978-934-2355.
While not an exhaustive list, these are some things that should make you cautious and wary: