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Thank you for your interest in applying for UShadow! We are excited at the prospect of pairing you with an industry professional that can provide you with career guidance and advice.

Please note this completed application is due by 4:00pm on Friday, December 6th, 2013. Late applications will not be accepted.

To apply to be matched with a UShadow host in Spring 2014, please login to HireACane and complete these steps:
  1. Complete the UShadow Application form, which includes your top 3 industry shadowing preferences
    1. Select the SURVEYS tab and respond to' UShadow Spring 2014.' This form includes 3 short answer responses that will be included in your application:
      • Why are you interested in participating in UShadow?
      • What do you hope to gain from your shadowing experience?
      • How do you plan to prepare for and make the most of your UShadow experience?
  2. Submit your approved resume
    1. Search job posting number 36875 or conduct a keyword search using 'UShadow'
    2. Upload approved resume to the posting
If you are selected to participate in UShadow, your participation is MANDATORY. By submitting your application, you are agreeing to a one-day UShadow experience with the host that is assigned to you.

The UShadow Committee strives to make the best possible matches based on students' indicated preferences as well as the host participants' industries. All students will be responsible for their own transportation to and from shadowing locations, so please plan accordingly.

Submitting your application does not guarantee you will be matched with a UShadow host.

UShadow Application is available
  • October, November, and early December
Application deadline for UShadow program
  • December 6, 2013
Offers made to student candidates selected to participate in UShadow
  • January 29, 2014
UShadow Pre-Departure Orientation Session (1 hour)
*All selected participants are required to attend one of these sessions
  • Monday, February 3, 2014 @ 6:00pm or Tuesday, February 4, 2013 @ 7:00pm
UShadow Reception, Toppel Career Center, Career Reflections Courtyard
Join all past and present UShadow students and hosts to network and celebrate program successes!
  • March 3, 2014
UShadow experiences are completed depending on student/host availability
  • February and March 2014
Toppel Career Center
Physical Address:
5225 Ponce De Leon Blvd.
Coral Gables, FL 33146
Phone: 305-284-5451
Fax: 305-284-3668
Mailing Address:
PO Box 249175
Coral Gables, FL 33124-5610