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Women

Saints Ready is here to support you in your personal and professional growth!
We hope the resources and information below will help you to reach your goals.

The gender inequities in the United States workforce are well documented.
We are dedicated in empowering our students to become career ready, including knowing how to advocate for yourself.

Women’s Professional Associations & Career Resources List

Advancing Women: CareersAmerican Association of University Women (AAUW) Association for Women in CommunicationsAssociation for Women in ComputingAssociation for Women in Science (AWIS)EllevateFederally Employed Women (FEW) Feminist Majority Career CenterGirls who CodeInHerSightINROADS Lean InMentoring Circles for WomenNational Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO)National Organization for Women (NOW)Resources for Women in BusinessSociety of Women Engineers (SWE)Sponsors for Educational Opportunities (SEO)The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)The National Council of Negro Women, Inc.The National Women’s Law CenterTIME’S UPU.S. Department of Labor Women’s BureauWashington Center for Women in Business (WCWB)Washington State Women’s CommissionWomen for HireWomen in International Security (WIIS) Women in Technology International (WITI)  81 Cents Resource Library

Financial Resources

Financial Resources for Women in Business

When to Tell Your Boss You’re Pregnant and Other Workplace Tips for Expecting Mothers

Pregnancy for a working woman can be a joyous time, but it can also be a stressful time. The good news is some of that stress might soon be alleviated. Recently, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Pregnant Workers …

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Essential Social Skills You Need to Advance Your Career

Having the right social skills is key to succeeding in both remote and in-person office environments. Below are the six most important social skills you’ll need to continue to advance your career.

1. Communication

Few social skills are as important …

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The Only 7 Career-Readiness Tips You Really Need to Know

Deciding what to do after school and how to prepare for life after college can be stressful and time-consuming. But it doesn't have to be. If you follow the below seven stress-free tips, you'll be well prepared for the next …

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5 Resources to Help College Students Gain Financial Independence

Moving away to college is a huge step in a young person's life. Not only do they leave the watchful eyes of their parents and high school teachers, but they also step into the adult world of personal finances. For …

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Don’t Let Student Loan Debt Keep You From Your Dream Job

The average graduate of the class of 2022 owed $28,950 in student debt at the time they finished their degree. For grad students, that number can soar up to $189,162. That’s a lot of money, but increasing debt shouldn’t stop …

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Contact & Location

Phone
360-688-2835
Address

Administrative Office:
Center for Career and Calling: Old Main 257
Internship Navigators:
Internship Hub: Harned Hall 113
5000 Abbey Way SE
Lacey, WA 98503

Career Service Hours

Day of the week
Daily Drop-in Appointment Only (via Zoom)
Monday 9:00 am- 4:00 pm 4:00 - 7:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am- 4:00 pm 4:00 - 7:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am- 4:00 pm 4:00 - 7:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am- 4:00 pm 4:00 - 7:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am- 4:00 pm 4:00 - 7:00 pm