FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)

Q: What is The JumpStart Series?

A: It's a three-hour program to help UCLA students with internships, jobs search strategies, and preparing for grad school, and more. For the current schedule and to register, please go to career.ucla.edu/JumpStart

Q:  Is there a dress code?

A:  Generally, you can wear your college attire, but for some programs (such as Consulting or Corporate Jobs), you may want to wear "business casual" attire, just in case you meet one of the guest speakers (who are usually from the corporate industry).

Q: Is this only for UCLA students?

A:  Yes, you must be a currently enrolled UCLA student in order to participate.

Q: How do I sign up?

A:  You may register online.

Q: Is there a fee?

A:  Yes, there is a $20 fee charged to your MyUCLA BruinBill.

Q:  If I signed up, can I cancel?

A:  Yes, you may cancel by sending an email to marketing@career.ucla.edu 24 hours prior to the program. Otherwise, you can transfer your registration to another JumpStart Series session at no additional charge.  

Q: What do I do if I have more questions and want to meet with a Career Counselor?

A: Come to the Career Center, second floor, for Career Counseling. You can meet with a Career Counselor for 15 minutes.

Q: If I have a question that is not listed here, who do I contact?

A: Just send us an email to marketing@career.ucla.edu and we'll get back to you as soon as possible.