|| Career Services
The University of Oklahoma Athletic
Student Life Office, with the assistance of the Kerr
Sooner Career Center, offers a variety of career
development opportunities for OU student-athletes.
Located in the nationally renowned Prentice Gautt Academic
Center, the Kerr Sooner Career Center provides a system
of services that educates and guides student-athletes
through the career development process into their post-collegiate
The center makes career information available through
a number of print and web-based publications to assist
student-athletes in making decisions about their academic
majors and career paths, and to support their efforts
to secure internships and employment.
We also facilitate learning opportunities for our
student-athletes to gain the knowledge and skills necessary
to succeed in today's competitive work environment.
There is consultation available daily to bolster our
student-athletes' ability to write effective resumes
and research various employment opportunities.
In addition, we also emphasize the importance of interviewing
through mock interviews and interviewing workshops
throughout the academic year. If graduate school is
an option, the Career Center has an extensive collection
of testing and graduate materials that will allow student-athletes
to adequately prepare for the demands of post-undergraduate
|| Employment Issues
All student-athletes who are employed during their
eligibility must operate in accordance with NCAA bylaws
and interpretations. Student-athletes and employers
must have a responsibility to complete information
requested by the Career Center Coordinator and the
University's Athletic Compliance Department regarding
This information will also be monitored during employment. School
year employment may not exceed specified values. Pell
Grant aid could be affected by working income. To
learn more about employment as an OU student-athlete,
visit the Kerr Sooner Career Center or call (405) 325-8384
for more information.
|| Location & Hours
The Kerr Sooner Career Center is located in the Prentice
Gautt Academic Center in the north section of Gaylord
Family - Oklahoma Memorial Stadium. Hours of operation
are Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. or by appointment.
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