Answers to your questions

Posted March 16, 2020

Can I get assistance from Career Services?

Yes, Career Services staff will work remotely Monday through Friday from 8am-5pm and can be reached at 330.972.7747 or career@uakron.edu

What Career Services are offered?

Student and alumni telephone and video consultation appointments are available Monday through Friday from 8am-5pm and can be scheduled via:

What types of student and alumni telephone and video consultation are available?

The following student and alumni telephone and video Career Services consultation types are available: Resume/CV and cover letter review, Internship/co-op search, Full-time and part-time job search, Major and career exploration, Registration for co-op courses, Mock interviews, LinkedIn consultations, Consultations regarding other career related questions or concerns.

How can I continue my internship, co-op, part-time or full-time job search?

Students can schedule telephone and video internship/co-op search consultations with Career Services and students and alumni can schedule telephone and video part-time and full-time job search consultations with Career Services by contacting 330.972.7747 or career@uakron.edu. The Handshake Job Board will continue to be updated daily with opportunities for our students and alumni at : https://uakron.joinhandshake.com

Are there online career resource guides available?

Yes, students and alumni can review or download numerous career resource guides on their Handshake account at https://uakron.joinhandshake.com

Can employers and faculty/staff reach out to Career Services via telephone or email?

Yes, employers and faculty/staff can reach out to Career Services at 330.972.7747 or career@uakron.edu. New employer accounts and job postings on Handshake will continue to be reviewed regularly.

Are there any Career Services NOT currently available?

The following Career Services are suspended until further notice: professional head shots, Career Closet activity, and classroom and student organization presentations.

Which Career Services events are canceled?

The following Career Services events are cancelled for Spring 2020: Etiquette Lunch, JCPenney Suit-Up Event, and the NOTED Education Job Fair at The J.S.Knight Center.

Can I schedule a career related student appointment with Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities?

Yes, telephone and Skype appointments are available by contacting Mara Byers at 330.972.2163 or mara.byers@ood.ohio.gov