Student Life

Services Offered by the Center for Career and Calling

Services for Students

  • Self-assessment: exploring interests, personality, values, skills, etc.
  • Major & career exploration: career/major counseling
  • Career planning & professional readiness development
  • Marketing materials: résumés, cover letters, LinkedIn, portfolios, professional head shots in office, thank you notes in office, etc.
  • Networking strategies & skills
  • Early experiences: skills to find internships, job shadows, mentors, etc.
  • Career fairs: various on- and off-campus career fairs
  • Employer on-campus recruiting programs: recruiting tables, information sessions, lunch & learns, on-campus interviewing, employer panels, etc.
  • Workshops: throughout the year on résumé building, networking, elevator pitch, career fair prep, etc.
  • Job search strategies
  • Mock interviews
  • Focus2 (access code: Ravens): self assessment resource
  • Raven CareerLink: job portal, CDC events calendar, & résumé review upload location
  • Career Chat: CDC blog with contributions from students, faculty, staff, alums, & professionals
  • CDC Website: Résumé building tips, résumé samples, four-year career action plan, professional readiness checklist, and much more!
  • CDC Calendar: Google Calendar featuring on and off-campus events sponsored by the CDC
  • including career fairs, workshops, on-campus recruiting, and CDC drop-in hours

Services for Faculty/Staff & Classes

  • Class Presentations
    • Résumé & marketing materials tutorials
    • LinkedIn
    • Networking strategies & skills
    • Elevator pitch / Introductory pitch
    • Career fair preparation
    • Interview tips
    • Other topics per request (i.e. professional conferences, informational interviews, graduate school, etc.)
  • Résumé & marketing material review (for assignment)
  • Mock interviews (for assignment)
  • Assistance with employer outreach & networking
  • Targeted career events