On Campus

Athletic Training

Miner Gems

The Miner GEMS mentorship program is designed to pair student-athletes with an esteemed member of the El Paso community who is willing to provide guidance and nurture professional development.  The program aims to place athletes with a well-established individual with shared career interests in order to promote networking.  Mentors and athletes communicate through organized events, phone, and e-mail in order to develop lasting and beneficial relationships.

For a Mentor or Student-Athlete program application, e-mail lifeskills@utep.edu

Career Shadowing

Life Skills also helps student-athletes adjust from the field to the workforce by encouraging volunteer hours and shadowing with professional organizations/individuals in their areas of study.

For more information regarding career shadowing, e-mail lifeskills@utep.edu

Additional Career Resources:

University Career Center Workshops and Practice Interviews

Mining Majors

Peer Career Advisors (PCAs)

Job Mine

University Career Fairs