Career & Academic Advising

Individualized Career and Exploratory Advising

Welcome to your Office of Career and Academic Advising! Our experienced staff will provide you personalized career planning services including assistance with career exploration, resume and cover letters, interview prep and job search strategies. The steps outlined in our Pathways to Success combined with other campus resources will help you chart your course toward academic and career success!


Career Corner & Career Closet Drop-in Hours Fall 2019


The Career Closet and Career Corner
Career Corner services include: The Career Closet includes:
  • Resume formatting and development

  • Cover letter writing support

  • Job/internship search support

  • Handshake profile development

  • LinkedIn profile development

  • Career Fair Preparation

  • Professional Headshots for LinkedIn, Handshake, etc.

  • Professional attire for YSU students FREE of charge!

  • Professional wardrobe advice and guidance from career peers

  • A “Look Book” with options for

    • Interviews

    • Business Casual

    • Business Formal

    • And more!

Career Corner & Closet Schedule
Day Time Location
Monday 9:00am - 4:00pm Jones Hall, Room 2002
Tuesday 9:00am - 4:00pm Jones Hall, Room 2002
Wednesday 9:00am - 4:00pm Jones Hall, Room 2002
Thursday 9:00am - 4:00pm Jones Hall, Room 2002

For more information, or to set up an appointment, call 330 941 3515


Experiential Learning Opportunities

Experiential learning opportunities include internships, externships, service learning, clinicals, field observation, co-op activities, practicums, student teaching, and research for credit.

Handshake Access

You can also login to the Penguin portal and click on Handshake Job Board under eServices for Students.

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