About the Program


About the Program

Boots to Suits provides student veterans opportunities to gain a better understanding of the work environments they'll enter following the completion of their studies.  Student veterans are partnered with mentors in the community who have achieved a degree of success and can provide guidance to students interested in a variety of career fields.  This program provides students with one-on-one career and resume preparation, networking opportunities and support with reintegration into the workforce.  

Program Goals:

  • Career preparation
  • Networking
  • Reintegration into the workforce

Program Overview:

  • Five student and mentor meetings
  • Guidance on resume building, networking, interviewing, and realistic expectations for career advancement
  • Creation/assessment of a LinkedIn profile and elevator pitch
  • Upon successful completion of the program, each mentee will receive a gift card to purchase professional attire.