Ohio University

Career and Leadership Services

Career Coaching

Gain personalized attention through career coaching. Whether you are exploring major or career options, preparing a resume, or job searching, our professional career coaches customize appointments to meet your priorities.


Monday, 10 am - 4:45 pm
Tuesday - Friday, 8 am - 4:45 pm

Thirty-minute career coaching appointments allow for extended time to discuss any career-related question.

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Monday - Friday, 11 am - 4:45 pm (Resuming August 26, 2019)

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

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Leadership Coaching

Develop key skills essential to becoming a strong leader.

  • Develop greater self-awareness of your strengths and values
  • Set one leadership goal and action steps to realize your legacy at Ohio University
  • Learn to articulate your personal leadership style to others

This unique experience can benefit you at any point during your education, and it equips you to independently achieve goals throughout your life to become a stronger leader.


Monday, 10 am - 4:45 pm
Tuesday - Friday, 8 am - 4:45 pm

Leadership coaching consists of three, 30-minute appointments scheduled over the course of three weeks.

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Mock Interviewing

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


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

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Appointment Policy

Students are expected to keep appointments. If you cannot come to an appointment, please cancel by contacting our office via email or phone. If you miss two appointments without canceling, you will not be able to make another appointment until the following semester.


Experiential Learning

Year after year, employers report preferring candidates with work experience. Whether it is an on-campus job, research position, internship, or leadership position with a student organization, the Career and Leadership Development Center recommends you graduate with experience you can point to. 

Develop your leadership skills

Excel in your professional career by developing leadership skills.

We emphasize eight leadership skills carefully selected based on research into the qualities of leaders across an array of fields. The skills are self-awareness, team development, problem solving, interpersonal development, adaptability, well-being, intercultural competency and innovation.

Through a variety of opportunities, including leadership coaching, leadership certificates, and Pepsi Scholars, you can identify the best way to foster these skills in yourself and reach your full potential.

Reach your potential


Find a position on campus

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

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Talent, meet opportunity

Internships in your field are pivotal in demonstrating relevant experience to an employer. Ohio University uses Handshake, the leading career platform used by 500+ colleges and by more than 250,000 employers.

Used by all Fortune 500 companies, Handshake allows you to discover and favorite jobs and internship at top financial institutions, cutting edge tech firms, leading design and marketing agencies, nonprofits making the world a better place, and more. You can also receive personal recommendations based on your interests, skills, major, location preferences and search history.

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