Frequently Asked Questions 


How long can I use the Office of Career & Academic Advising?

As an alumni of Youngstown State University, you are eligible to utilize our services indefinitely.


Is there a cost involved?

No there is no cost for alumni to utilize any of our services.


Can I attend the Job Expos each semester?

If you are in the job market, we encourage you to attend the Career Fairs and connect with employers. Remember
that you should have several copies of an updated resume and be sure to dress professionally. Employers may
schedule an interview with you at a later date.


Why should I register on Handshake?

By registering in Handshake, you will be notified of upcoming Career Fairs, Employer Information Sessions, and employers will have access to review your resume.


Can I schedule an appointment for career counseling?

You may schedule a 30 minute appointment with one of our Career Coordinators simply by calling 330-941-3515.
We will gladly assist you!


What services are available to me as an alumni?

You are eligible to utilize all the services our office provides.