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  • Career Services 
    • Career Coaching
    • Mock Interviewing
    • Experiential Learning
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** IF YOU NEED CAREER SERVICES DURING SUMMER 2019, PLEASE CALL 740-681-3311 TO SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT, YOU CAN ALSO DROP IN TO THE OFFICE MONDAY THRU FRIDAY, 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM**

 

Career Services provides tools and resources to support professional growth and leadership skill development for current students and alumni.

 

Why Visit Career Services?

  • Collaborate with a career coach to discuss options and opportunities
  • Develop leadership skills through individualized leadership coaching
  • Prepare for a job or graduate school interview with a mock interview
  • Gain a leadership certificate and develop a deeper understanding of yourself and your potential
  • Identify opportunities, both on campus and off, that support your personal and professional goals
  • Get insight on career development, including networking, resume and cover letter review, job search tips, and more

 

Schedule a Visit With Us

            We offer one-on-one, 30-minute appointments for career coaching and mock interviews. You can also take advantage of 10-minute drop-ins by stopping by the office. Appointments are scheduled through Handshake.

 

            New to scheduling? Learn more

 

            Scheduling pro? Go to Handshake

 

Stop by the Office-Come early and come often.

 

Ohio University Lancaster Student Services

Brasee Hall 332

Appointments: 8:30am – 4:30pm

Drop-in Hours: TBA

 

CAREER COACHING

Gain personalized attention through career coaching. Whether you are exploring major or career options, preparing a resume or cover letter, job or internship searching, our career coach customizes appointments to meet your priorities.

 

            Appointments

                        Monday – Friday 8:30am – 4:30pm

                        30 minutes of career coaching allows for extended time to discuss any career-relation questions

                        Schedule on Handshake

 

            Drop-Ins

                        Monday – Friday, Time TBA

                        10-minute drop-ins allow for brief feedback about a career-related need. These sessions are frequently used for quick resume and cover letter feedback, or for general questions about career and leadership development.

                       

Stop by our office: Student Services Office, 3rd Floor, Brasee Hall

 

 
 

 

 

 

 

MOCK INTERVIEWING

Enhance your interviewing skills through a mock interview and gain valuable insights for improving your performance.

 

Appointments

Please arrive 5-10 minutes before your scheduled appointment time. Business casual or business professional dress is encouraged to practice a live interview setting, but is not required for a mock interview. Bringing a copy of your current resume is also encouraged for the mock interview, but not required.

                        Schedule through Handshake

 

Appointment Policy

Students are expected to keep appointments. If you cannot come to an appointment, please cancel as soon as you can by contacting our office via email or phone.

 

EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING

 

Year after year, employers report preferring candidates with some type of work experience. Whether it is an on-campus job, research position, internship, or leadership position with a student organization, Career Services recommends you graduate with experience you can point to in your resume and cover letter.

 

Handshake is the place for students to search and apply for internships, co-ops, part-time, and full-time jobs in your field. These opportunities are pivotal in demonstrating relevant experience to an employer. Ohio University uses Handshake, the leading career platform, used by more than 500 colleges and universities and by more than 250,000 employers to search and apply.

 

LOG IN TO HANDSHAKE

 

HANDSHAKE FOR STUDENTS

 

You can also utilize Handshake to:

  • Upload a resume and complete you online career profile
  • Allow your online career profile and resume to be viewable by employers
  • Learn which employers are attending upcoming career fairs
  • View upcoming local and on-campus career-related events
  • Research contact information for local and national employers
  • Search and apply to open positions

 

Log in today to complete your profile and put your best-self forward to employers. Be sure to download Handshake Mobile (iOS) to discover jobs on-the-go and to stay on track with reminders for application deadlines and direct messages from employers.

 

Handshake Hints & Trainings:

            Handshake provides free access to a variety of online resources and help tutorials.

                        2 MINUTE HOW TO VIDEOS

                        HANDSHAKE’S ONLINE TRAINING WEBSITE

                        HANDSHAKE APP

 

LOG IN TO HANDSHAKE

 

FIND A POSITION ON CAMPUS

Ohio University Lancaster offers diverse opportunities for students throughout campus. Find work in administrative support, retail, food service, research, education, health and wellness, and more!

 

SCHEDULE APPOINTMENTS

Schedule through Handshake

Students and alumni can use Handshake to schedule appointments with Career Services. Handshake can connect you with employers, career events, and one-on-one services. Log in with your OHIO ID and password.

 

            LOG IN TO HANDSHAKE