Mission and Hours

Mission Statement

The Career & Leadership Development Center is committed to holistic preparation of all Ohio University students and alumni/ae for active development and implementation of career and leadership skills necessary in our global community.

We accomplish this by: 
1. Facilitating a process of self-awareness that encourages all students and alumni/ae to engage in career exploration and holistic leadership skill development
2. Helping students and alumni/ae recognize, synthesize, and communicate their experiences
3. Fostering collaborative relationships with faculty, staff and employers to connect students with innovative resources, services and employment opportunities
4. Empowering students to be lifelong learners by providing learning opportunities to construct the following leadership skills; self-awareness, interpersonal development, team development, organizational development and innovation


Contact Us

(T) 740-593-2909
(F) 740-593-1393
533 Baker University Center
Athens, OH 45701

Office Hours

Monday - Friday: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Drop-in Hours

Monday - Friday: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm


Career Coaching Appointments

Thirty-minute career coaching sessions are for any topic related to major and career exploration, job and internship searches, and graduate school processes. Career coaching meetings are facilitated by professional staff and focus on identifying short-term action steps that fit best with the individual’s career needs.

To schedule an individual career coaching appointment please call: 740-593-2909.


Career and Leadership Development Center