Drop-ins, Minis and Other Counseling Options

Drop-ins are ideal for resume and cover letter critiques and quick questions about career exploration, internships, job search strategies, graduate school, and Career Center services.  

* Freshmen will be able to make 30-minute appointments starting in their Spring semester.

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Peer Advisor Drop-ins (Career Center)

Fall 2018 Hours - beginning Tues, Sept 4
Mon- Fri 12pm - 4pm

Career Center, 3rd Floor Reception Area
Ideal for questions on: Handshake, Initial Resume Critique, Career Center Services, Cover Letters, Interviews, etc.
More info about Peer Advisors

Career Counselor Same Day Mini Appointments (Career Center)

Spring 2019 Hours - Jan 22 - Mar 1
Mon-Fri, 12-4pm
Career Center, 3rd Floor Reception Area
Minis are limited to 15 minutes
Ideal for QUICK questions on: Advanced Resume Critique, Job and Internship Search Strategy, Advanced Cover Letter Writing, Mock Interviews, etc. *Pre-health advising not available during same-day minis
Open slots for the day will be made available by 9am each morning

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Pre-Health Drop-ins (VLSB)

Please note: These drop-ins are limited to currently registered students only.

10am-12pm and 1-3pm, every Tuesday, first-come, first-served
Held at 3060 Valley Life Sciences Building (VLSB) (IB/MCB Advising Office)

More Info about Pre-Health Advising


L&S Satellite Appointments (Evans)

Offered Fall & Spring Only

Tuesdays, 1-4pm
206 Evans Hall

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CNR Satellite Appointments (Mulford)

Offered Fall & Spring only

Wednesdays 1-3pm
260 Mulford 

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Engineering/STEM Satellite Appointments (Bechtel)

Same Day 30 Min Appts Wednesdays  1:00 - 4:00pm (All Engineering/STEM students)

230 Bechtel

Appointments released on the day-of, ideal for a last minute resume critique, interview preparation, job offer questions, major exploration questions, etc. 30 minute Bechtel appointments are released on Handshake at 9am each Wednesday, first come first served! Click "Schedule a New Appointment" followed by "Career Counseling". The earlier the better, as these appointments tend to fill quickly.

Satellite Thursdays @ Bechtel 10:00AM - 12:00pm

230 Bechtel

Snag a Thursday morning appointment and meet me at Bechtel! These appointments are released at the same time as Career Center appointments, just conveniently located on the north side of campus. To make a 30 minute Bechtel appointment Click "Schedule a New Appointment" followed by "Career Counseling" and look for availability on Thursday mornings. 





Haas/Business Satellite Appointments (Haas)

Offered Fall & Spring only

Most Wednesdays & Fridays, 1:00 - 5:00pm
S460, Haas School of Business
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International Students Drop-ins

Spring 2019 Hours: 

What:        15- minute, one-on-one meeting with the Career Counselor for International Students
When:       Wednesday, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where:      Career Center 3rd Floor (2440 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA)

Sign up on site (no need to make an appointment in advance). First come, first served.

The drop-in service can be good for your quick questions on the following topics:

  1. Resume/Cover Letter Critique
  2. Job or Internship Search
  3. Networking
  4. Career Fair Preparation
  5. Interview Preparation
  6. Graduate/Professional Program Application
  7. Handshake Questions
  8. Others