Virtual Student Services

Career and Professional Development (CPD) is here to support you as we navigate our return to campus. We recommend you visit us early and often, and we can't wait to meet you!

Virtual Advising

Peer Advising

Drop into from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm (PST) to meet with a Peer Advisor or Graduate Assistant and get help on your resume, cover letter, networking strategy, job/internship search, and more. All drop-ins are 15 minutes long. No appointment necessary.

Office Hours

Drop into to meet with a School/College-specific career coach for quick help with topics like informational interviews, job search strategies, continuing your education, and more. Please refer to the schedule below for information on when your coach is available. No appointment necessary. Office hours for spring 2023 will end on Friday, May 5 and resume in fall. 

School/College or Career FocusCareer CoachDay and Time
BCLA & Liberal Arts Professions Thuy Le Friday: 10:00am-12:00pm
CBA & Business Professions Chris Caughman Wednesday: 1:00pm-3:00pm
CFA & Creative Professions Mandy Brockhaus Wednesday: 2:00pm-4:00pm
Seaver & STEM Professions Gregory James Tuesday: 10:00am-11:00am
SFTV & Creative Professions Mandy Brockhaus Friday: 10:00am-12:00pm
SOE & Education Professions Marcy Newman Monday: 10:00am-12:00pm
Pre-Health Professions Gregory James Tuesday: 10:00am-11:00am 

Career Coaching

Make an appointment to meet with a School/College-specific career coach for help with your job search, application materials, assessment results, and more. Request a CPD coaching appointment in Handshake by clicking on the Career Center in the top right corner of the page. Then click the "Appointments" tab, then "Schedule a New Appointment." Please be sure to complete your "Career Interests" in the top right corner in order to schedule an appointment. If you have any questions or experience difficulty scheduling, please contact

Please note: Career coaching is currently being held on Zoom Web Conferencing. You can access Zoom Web Conferencing via a web browser or download the application to a smart device. Learn how to create your Zoom Web Conferencing account.

Career Tools

Professional Development Platforms

Explore our professional development platforms designed to help you improve your confidence, job search strategy, and application materials as you navigate the world of work. 

Employment Resources

Discover resources curated to assist you with exploring career paths relevant to your major, how to negotiate your salary, ways to find employers that are aligned with your values, and much more. 

Events and Programs

Explore upcoming events, brand awareness sessions, networking mixers, and programs hosted by CPD, other departments on campus, and exciting employer partners on Handshake under "Events." To watch recordings of past virtual events, please visit the Handshake Resource Library.