Students & Scholars with Dependents

Balancing roles while building careers.

Welcome to the Students with Dependents affinity page for undergraduate students, graduate students, and postdoctoral scholars! We’re delighted that you’ve discovered our website and invite you to explore the wealth of resources we offer.

Our site provides tailored advice and resources to meet your unique professional development needs. Here, you will find information about events and workshops tailored specifically for caregiving students and scholars, hosted by the Career Center.

Pursuing your academic goals and advancing your career while caring for your loved ones is a significant achievement, and we are committed to providing personalized guidance to help you succeed. If you would like to get started, we encourage you to schedule an appointment with one of our career counselors, attend a drop-in, or register for one of our many events.

9 Job Search Tips for Caregivers

In this article from Flexjobs, learn about ways that you can manage your job search while balancing your caregiving responsibilities, as well as what things to consider as you engage with potential employers.

By UCLA Career Center
UCLA Career Center
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Should You Bring Up Your Kids in an Interview?

Whether or not to disclose or mention that you are a parent in an interview is something to think about and plan for as you gear up for a job search. In this article from the Muse, you’ll gain insights …

By UCLA Career Center
UCLA Career Center
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Campus Resources & Student Orgs

External Resources

Contact & Location

(310) 206-1915

Strathmore Building
2nd & 3rd Floors
501 Westwood Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1573

Career Service Hours

Monday 9:00 am- 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am- 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am- 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am- 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am- 5:00 pm