Parents and Families


Parents and family members can be very important partners in a students career and professional development. This website outlines a variety of ways in which you can help your student navigate the career development process.

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Start a career conversation with your student

Begin talking with your student early in their college experience about interests and available resources. Encourage them to get involved on campus through clubs and organizations, on-campus employment, and other co-curricular activities.

Career Action Guide for Students and Families

Career center facts vs. fiction

Help us bust these common Career Services myths and misconceptions.

Learn the "talk"

Learn the language regarding important resources and services available at UW Bothell Career Services that are part of your student's career journey.

Education pays

Chart. Unemployment rates and earnings by educational attainment