Career and Transition Services

Career and Transition Services (CATS)


Career and Transition Services (CATS) empower our students to explore possibilities and engage with their future by providing comprehensive resources and guidance for career exploration and skill development. We are dedicated to creating a supportive and inclusive environment that fosters personal and professional growth, helping every student reach their full potential.

Career Readiness

Begin with the end in mind

When students arrive at BU, they should already be thinking about their departure! We are proud to operate within a curricular framework where we support learning outside the classroom in intentional and meaningful ways. CATS supports and empowers students to explore possibilities, opportunities and critically engage with their future.

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Services for Students

Discover our comprehensive suite of employment support services designed to empower your academic and professional journey. Come explore offerings such as Resume/CV Review, Cover Letter Review, Job Search Support, Career Exploration, and more!

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Job Board

Come check out our Job Board, a one-stop platform featuring internships, part-time jobs, and full-time opportunities for students and alumni alike, from top employers across various industries.

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Stay connected and informed with our Events section, showcasing an array of campus activities, guest lectures, workshops, and networking opportunities.

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Volunteering and Co-Curriculars

Explore the world of volunteering and co-curricular activities to develop essential skills, network with others, and make a meaningful impact on the community.


Networking and Mentorship

Networking is extremely important for university students, as it opens a world of opportunities and enhances their academic and professional journey. Connect with experienced professionals through our mentorship programs, designed to offer invaluable guidance, support, and insights.

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Access a wealth of knowledge with our Resources section, featuring academic materials, research databases, career guidance, and exclusive tools to help students achieve success. Check out our specialized resources for equity-seeking students.


Forge a brighter future by connecting with our talented students. Your partnership opens doors to creativity, growth, and success, shaping the leaders of tomorrow.

Get to know your dedicated CATS team!

Navigating your career journey can be complex. The Career and Transition Services (CATS) team is here for you. We offer tailored services from career counseling to job search assistance, workshops, resume help, and plenty of other resources.