Veterans Success Center


Career Services provides services to all members of the Mustang family. We openly engage all of those who are a part of our community and the diversity represented. We encourage you to explore how organizations value attracting diverse students in order to build an inclusive culture with diverse perspectives. Below are resources that you can use to learn more! To learn more, please see Our Commitment to Inclusive Practices.


General Career Resources   General Career Resources

  • Multicultural Workplace Competencies - A document created by Career Services' staff highlighting workplace diversity competencies and action items for becoming more culturally competent.
  • Jobs with Employers Committed to Diversity
  • Insight Into Diversity - Successfully connects employers to the most highly qualified individuals regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, disability, medical condition or history, veteran status, gender identity or expression, and sexual orientation.

African American/Black   African American/Black

Cal Poly Organizations

Professional Organizations

Career Resources

DACA and AB540/Undocumented Students   DACA and AB540/Undocumented Students

Cal Poly Resources

Career Resources

International Students   International Students

Cal Poly Student Organizations

Career Resources

  • The U.S. Job Search for International Students – great general information from the University of Pennsylvania Career Services
  • GoinGlobal – access through MustangJobs, available in the My Apps section of your Cal Poly Portal. Log in to MustanJOBS, click on Career Services, and then go to Resource Library to find GoinGlobal. Includes a database of employers who have sponsored H1B visas for every state and job search information for other countries as well
  • F-1 Employment & J-1 Employment - Work authorization information from Cal Poly International Center
  • - Visa job information portal and online community.

Latina/o   Latinx

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender   LGBTQIA+

Campus Resources

Before You Apply

Evaluating Company Culture - Searching for Inclusive Employers: 

Out or Not? - Decisions about Coming Out During the Job/Internship Process:

Non-Discrimination Policies, Laws, Regulations, Health Coverage and Protections for LGBTQIA+ employees:

LGBTQIA+ Job Search Resources and Professional Support

Regional Support Groups and Industry Associations

Mature Workers   Mature Workers

Students with Disabilities   Students with Disabilities

Cal Poly Resources

Local Resources

Additional Career Resources

Veterans   Veterans

The Veterans Success Center at Cal Poly is a central hub of information and support for Cal Poly students who are veterans, service members and/or military dependent students.

Job Resources for Veterans

Other Career Resources for Veterans

Military to Civilian Skills Translator by O*Net Online: Military Crosswalk Search 
Use this resource to help you identify skills, knowledge, and abilities gained from your military experience by looking at your Military Occupational Classification (MOC). 

Military to Civilian Resume Sample for Student Veterans
Look at this resume sample to see how the military information is presented on a Cal Poly student’s resume.

Professional Associations

Networking through Veterans Groups in LinkedIn
Networking is the most effective way to land an internship or job. Use this resource to build your professional network and build relationships with other veterans who may be able to assist you in your internship or job search or career exploration.

Women   Womxn-Identified Students

Cal Poly Student Organizations

Career Resources

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