The Career Counselor for International Students supports Cal international students* through career counseling, programming and resource development. The counselor assists in areas of career exploration, job/internship search and graduate school preparation.
*NOTE: International Students have the option of meeting with the Career Counselor for International Students or a career counselor for their College/School. Haas undergraduate, pre-med/health, and PhD/post-doc appointments are handled by the counselors specializing in these areas.
|TYPE||WHEN||WHERE||HOW TO SIGN UP|
|30-min Session - What to Expect||Monday - Friday Between 9am – 3:30pm||Career Center||Sign Up Here|
|15-min Drop-ins||Cancelled until further notice||Career Center||Sign up in person for a 15-minute slot as early as 9am on day of drop-ins @ Career Center 3rd floor reception|
|*International students are not limited to these counseling and advising options; all 1-on-1 support options are listed here.|
Career Center Workshops and Programs
There are specialized programs designed to meet the unique concerns of international students on career, job and internship search process. International students are encouraged to attend these events as a supplement to the events related to their career field(s) of interest.
CareerMail for International Students
CareerMail for International Students is an e-newsletter that includes pertinent information about upcoming career workshops, jobs, internships, immigration related workshops, employer events, etc., specifically for Cal international students. Make sure to indicate your career interest categories in your Handshake profile.
Job and Internship Search Resources
- On-Campus Job Search
- Connecting with Employers at Career Fairs (PDF)
- Job & Internship Search Strategies
- Resumes – US Style
- Writing a Cover Letter
- Interviewing for a US Employer
- International Employee Friendly Employers
- Getting Involved in and around Berkeley
- International Student Resource List