Set Up An Appointment

Many students benefit from one-on-one appointments with our skilled career development staff. The appropriate staff member can help you with resume and cover letter reviews, building interview skills, job search information, salary negotiation, assessing career options, available internships or volunteer opportunities, and so much more! Please look below to determine the correct career development staff for your appointment!

To Schedule an Appointment, please access Handshake in the Student Portal (also referred to as WolfLink). 

Adry Clark, Director and Career Counselor

Career Assessments, Career Counseling, Choosing a Major, Graduate School Counseling

Career Counseling

1 Hour: Meet with a career counselor to explore major and career options and strategies.

Career Assessments

1 Hour: Learn about how your skills and interests can be translated into your career. We offer MBTI, StrengthsQuest and Strong Interest Inventory.

Mock Interviews

30 minutes / 1 Hour: Practice your interviewing skills and prepare for your interview.

Please include information about the position you are interviewing for when setting up the appointment via Handshake.

Graduate School Counseling

1 Hour: Clarify graduate school interests, understand the decision to go to grad school, and gain the knowledge of how to start on your path towards grad school.

Presentation

We offer a variety of presentations to meet the needs of you and your students for varying lengths of time. See below for specific presentations offered.  

We are flexible though and can tailor any of these presentations to fit your needs.

Jennifer Hansen, Career Development Coordinator

Advanced Resume Review, Advanced Cover Letter Review, Graduate School Search and Applications, Job Search Advising, Mock Interviews

Advanced Resume and Cover Letter Reviews

30 minutes: If you have a specialty resume, or if you need assistance on writing and tailoring a cover letter to specific opportunities, schedule an in-depth Resume or Cover Letter Review.

30 minutes per Advanced Resume or Advanced Cover Letter Review.

Job Search Advising

30 minutes: Identify job search goals and develop skills and strategies for landing a job aligned with your major and/or interests.

Mock Interviews

30 minutes / 1 Hour: Practice your interviewing skills and prepare for your interview.

Please include information about the position you are interviewing for when setting up the appointment via Handshake.

Graduate School Search and Application Materials

1 Hour: Assistance on how to develop application materials, such as personal statements. Help with searching for Graduate Schools in your chosen field of study.

Matt Friesen, Assistant Director Experiential Learning

AB Advising, Internship Advising, Volunteer Advising.

Alternative Break Advising

30 minutes: Appointments for participants, or interested participants, in WOU’s Alternative Break program.

Internship Advising

30 minutes: Identify internship goals and options and learn strategies for landing internships.

Volunteer Advising

30 minutes: Identify how to engage in volunteer experience that enhances your education and career.  

Presentation Request Information

Popular Presentations:

  • Overview of SLCD ~ 30-40 minutes
  • Writing an Effective Resume/Cover Letter ~ 40-50 minutes
  • Interviewing Skills ~ 45 minutes
  • General Career Exploration ~ 30-40 minutes
  • Myers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) ~ 45-60 minutes
  • Strong Interest Inventory ~ 45-60 minutes
  • WolfLink Tutorial ~ 15-20 minutes
  • Networking ~ 45 minutes
  • Professional Dress ~ 45 minutes
  • Using Social Media in Your Job Search ~ 45 minutes
  • Job Offers and Salary/Benefits Negotiation ~ 45 minutes
  • Internships ~ 45 minutes
  • Other

 

To schedule an appointment, please Submit a Request.


CONTACT US

Service Learning and Career Development

503-838-8432 | or e-mail: slcd@wou.edu | Location: WUC 119