As you schedule your appointment for a LinkedIn Photoshoot, please come prepared with your professional attire and UTEP ID. This is FREE of charge and is for UTEP Miners only.
Tips for taking your headshot at home.
- Use a high-resolution image
- Make sure your face takes up 60% of the frame
- Pick a photo that looks like you
- Be the only person in the picture
- Get someone else to take the picture for you
- Choose the right expression
- Avoid distracting backgrounds
- Wear what you would wear to work or an interview
- Take the photo in soft, natural light
- Use filters wisely
WATCH: Pro Headshots with your cellphone HERE
Save the Date: March 1st
More information coming soon.
Career Conversation Café | LIVE on Instagram every Thursday at 10AM
January 20 | My Pathway to Media: Hear from a UTEP athletic alum about their journey in media.
February 10 | A Day in the Life of a Medical/Scientific Writer: Hear from a UTEP Alum about the unique health career of medical/scientific writing.
February 17 | Creating Inclusivity in My Workplace: Our guest will be discussing their methods to ensuring inclusivity in the workplace.
February 24 | A Day in the Life of a Pediatric Physical Therapist: Our guest will share her journey and success as a Pediatric Physical Therapist.
March 3 | Healthcare Support Services Career: Learn from a UTEP Alum about the other careers in healthcare.
March 10 | TCM 101: UTEP’s longest standing tradition shares the secrets and upcoming details.
March 17: TBD
March 24 | Veteran to Civilian: UTEP Alum shares the transition from military service to thriving in the civilian workforce.
March 31 | Athlete to Professional: Listen to prior UTEP Athlete as they share their journey into the professional workforce.
April 7 | My Pathway to Software Engineering: UTEP Alum shares their journey to becoming a software engineer.
April 14 | My Life in Sustainability and Podcasting: UTEP Alum shares their story about the advocacy in sustainability and how podcasting helps.
April 21 | My Journey to Law School: UTEP Alum shares their journey from UTEP to Law School.
April 28 | A Day in the Life of a Journalist: UTEP Alum shares their experiences as an intern to working full time for The Wall Street Journal.
May 5 | A Day in the Life of a Forensic Scientist: UTEP Alum shares their journey in academics to the forensic scientist field in El Paso.
May 12 | TBD
Career Conversation Café Past Videos
An interviewer’s first impression of how you look at the interview is important, so make it count! Regardless of how your interview is conducted, in-person, or virtual, you want to look polished and feel confident.
The UTEP Career Closet provides professional clothing to students for interviews, networking events, and other occasions where it is important to make a positive first impression.
The Career Closet and Etiquette Dinner program are for currently enrolled UTEP students only. UTEP graduates are not eligible for these two programs.
Who can use this service?
Check-in & Check-out schedule
Failure to Return
Replacement & Condition of Items
The Career Center in conjunction with the Student Engagement and Leadership Center host a dining etiquette experience called Miner Manners to prepare students for an interview over a meal. We invite you to register for this special event hosted during the spring semester in Job Mine.
2022 Etiquette Event is scheduled for Thursday, March 10, 2022.