For veterans returning to civilian life, the future can seem daunting and uncertain. Baylor's Office of Career and Professional Development wants to help veterans make this transition as smooth as possible. Below we have provided links to helpful websites that specialize in assisting veterans make the transition into civilian life.
Helpful Web Links For Vets
- Career One Stop
A one-stop website for employment, training, and financial help after military service where veterans and service members can search for jobs based on the skills and experiences they gained in the military.
- Texas Workforce Commission
Texas Veterans Leadership Program—Connecting Returning Veterans. Call 1-888-VET-TEX1
- Military Friendly Employers
A ratings website that lists top tier companies recruiting military talent. Company ratings are analyzed by best practices in recruitment and retention of military personnel as civilian employees, students, and franchisees.
- G.I. Jobs
Civilian careers and education for military veterans. Website resources include résumé translation, salary calculator, wardrobe advice, and a list of the top 100 military friendly employers.
- Hero to Hired
Search jobs, network with fellow veterans, access employers, and get advice about career options, résumés, interviews and continuing education.
- Work In Texas
Seeks to match qualified job seekers with potential job opportunities by comparing experience, skills, abilities, education, and other factors.
- VOLT Military Heroes Program
This site provides returning American military service veterans with access to exceptional employment opportunities at some of America’s top corporations.
- Real Warriors
Promoting the processes of building resilience, facilitating recovery and supporting reintegration of returning service members, veterans and their families. Resources include podcast, videos, and assistance with combat stress.
- Career Info Net
Features user-friendly occupation and industry information, salary data, career videos, education resources, self-assessment tools, career exploration assistance, and other resources that support talent development.
The largest military and veteran membership organization. Membership is free and connects servicemembers, military families, and veterans to all the benefits of service — government benefits, scholarships, discounts, mentors, and more.
- Military Hire
"Serve Those Who Served." This site connects veterans of America's armed forces with employers who value their experience and skills.
- Clearance Jobs
A website dedicated to matching U.S. job seekers that hold an active Federal security clearance to top hiring companies searching for new employees.
- Transition Assistance Online
TAOnline.com assists veterans in gaining employment at the world's finest military-friendly companies by matching employers to candidates through the use of pertinent and dynamic career information, unique online tools, relationships with key partners, and longevity and experience in the military career site business.
- U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
The VA will help you find a job, upload your résumé, attend a career fair, and much more.