For Faculty

Career Advising Manual

The Career Advising Manual is intended to assist University of Minnesota, Morris faculty and staff in answering some of the most commonly asked career planning questions.

Graduate Follow-up Surveys

Graduate Follow-up Survey results dating back to 1964.

Sample Letter of Recommendation

NACE Sample Letter of Recommendation

A sample faculty reference letter provided by NACE.

Principles for Professional Conduct

The Career Services office abides by the Principles for Professional Conduct of the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE).

A Faculty Guide to Ethical and Legal Standards in Student Hiring

Provides guidelines for candidate referral, providing references, and more.

Suggested Guidelines for Writing References

Suggested guidelines for written and verbal referrals from NACE.

Tips for Providing References

Guidelines that summarize important points for career services staff, faculty, employers, and other reference givers to remember.

What can a Faculty Member Say or Write? [References]

Explains legal guidelines for writing a reference.


Handshake is the U of M’s online database to help connect students and alumni with employers, volunteer organizations, and internships across the country. Use your x.500 ID (Internet ID) and password to login.


General information on academic and non-academic Internships, Internship Search, a faculty guide to internships, and more.


Our new online workshops are a great way to gather basic career information at a time that is convenient to you.