Virtual Drop-In Hours
No appointment is required for drop-in hours. Meet with a member of our staff to ask a quick question, get feedback on a resume or just to chat about any career-related topic. Drop-in hours are Monday through Thursday from 2:00-4:00 p.m. during the semester. Please sign-in for drop-in hours through Handshake.
Individual Civic Engagement Advising Appointments
Meet virtually or in-person (if requested) with the Director of Civic Engagement to help you with the following: narrow in on an area of interest for volunteering, understand more about our education and mentoring opportunities, learn about being involved in our community in a meaningful way, begin researching options for alternative break trips, learn how to develop and implement a fundraising campaign for your group or club, and more. You can schedule by emailing email@example.com or through Handshake.
Individual Career Advising Appointments
Meet virtually or in-person (if requested) with a career advisor to help you choose a major, research career options, discuss internships and/or co-ops, begin a job search, build a career toolkit (resume, cover letter), connect with alumni and employers in your chosen field, discuss continuing education and MUCH MORE! You can schedule by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or through Handshake.
Explore Majors and Career Paths
Identifying career paths that are suited to your interests and strengths is a critical part of the career development process. By learning more about your academic and personal interests you can begin to develop a plan for success.
View our Choosing a Major Guidebook
Explore Ways to be Involved in the Community
Getting involved in the community at the local level will allow you to feel more connected to your new home. Identifying areas of interest and personal passion through meaningful volunteer experiences can greatly influence your career decisions and is an important first step of discovering who you are. We're here to help! Get started and talk with a member of our Civic Engagement team by emailing email@example.com.
Myers-Briggs Type Indicator
Myers-Briggs Type Indicator, MBTI helps identify personality preferences that can lead to discovering a successful career.
Strong Interest Inventory
The Strong Interest Inventory helps students make satisfying decisions about their careers. These tools can help you identify a focus and begin career planning and exploration process.
TypeFocus is an online personality type and career assessment resource to help guide students in the major and career exploration process.
What can I do with this major?…
Do you know the career options for any given major? These pages describes common career areas, typical employers, and strategies designed to maximize career opportunities. Additionally, the site provides links to other useful resources for each major.
Make Decisions and Create a Plan
Once you determine what you want to pursue, visit our Areas of Study page to view a list of all majors offered by the institution. Select a major and work with your academic advisor to determine a course of study including individual classes and/or a minor, if interested. From there, you can work with the Center for Career and Civic Engagement on how to create a career plan.