Career Advising

Our career advisors are available to meet with you individually and assist you throughout your career planning and job-search process. They are certified and trained to listen to your needs, help you increase your self-awareness and job market understanding, and coach you in developing a plan to reach your career goals. However, it is up to you to make career decisions, act on your decisions and make your career plan a reality. Confidentiality of personal information, assessment outcomes, and credentials is guaranteed. You can make use of this service as early as your freshman year and throughout your professional career as an alumnus.

Scheduled 30-minute appointments
Steps

  1. Schedule an advising appointment online with one of the career advisors through CareerWEB | Calendar tab.
  2. View available advisors and check available time slots.
  3. Request an appointment in the slot that suits you.
  4. Wait for an email confirming your appointment as your appointment request will be pending for approval of advisor.

For mock interview appointments, the advisor will ask you to provide your résumé and career of interest before the appointment is approved. Appointments range from 30 minutes to one hour based on the advising area. They should be scheduled 48 hours in advance during working hours, Sundays through Thursdays, except on official holidays and Career Center major events.

During your scheduled meeting, you can receive guidance in one of the following areas of advising:

  • Career Planning
  • Cover Letter Critique
  • Graduate Study
  • Interviewing Tips
  • Job Search
  • Personal Statement/ Statement of Purpose
  • Résumé Critique

Appointment Cancelation or Rescheduling
In case there is a change of plan and you cannot come to your scheduled session, please cancel or reschedule the appointment on CareerWEB at least 48 hours in advance. Failure to show up for the appointment without prior apology will deny you access to scheduling any advising appointment for a two-week interval. Repeated no-show without apology will deny you access for a further period of time. If you are late for your appointment, you may be requested to reschedule.