Career Coaching Appointment Topics

Career coaching is a student-centered partnership between student and career coach designed to assist the student in developing career management skills while meeting the student’s career goals.

Individual career coaching appointments are available to students and recent graduates regarding all areas of career planning and preparation. Appointments can be scheduled online through Handshake, our online career platform.

Appointment Topics:

Augie Choice
Learn more about the process for applying for Augie Choice funds for your internship, study abroad, or student research experience
Career & Vocational Exploration Identify your skills, gifts, values and how to live those out with and for others in the world as a foundational understanding of self and others that can be used to develop academic, vocational, and professional path plans.
Graduate or Professional School For those considering graduate or professional school, researching programs, or completing applications.
Internship Registration Register an existing internship for credit or meet with the internship course faculty supervisor. This is NOT an internship search appointment.
Interview Prep/Mock Interview Learn interview strategies and practice your interview skills
Job or Internship Search Discuss any aspect of the Job or Internship Search
LinkedIn Professional Head Shot Photos Select this appointment type to schedule your LinkedIn Head Shot. This photo CANNOT be used for passports or other legal documents.
Personal Statement Learn what to include in an excellent Personal Statement for Graduate/Professional School or Post Grad Service applications
PLEN PLEN-Preparing Women to Lead Information: Learn more and discuss next steps and funding
Post-Graduation Service Explore options for Post Grad Service (AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, Lutheran Volunteer Corps etc.).
Resume/Cover Letter Writing This appointment type is to meet with one of our trained student workers, known as Career Mentors, for initial resume/cover letter creation only.  For resume reviews with a Career Coach, choose Job or Internship Search appointment.
Student Research and Creative Scholarship Learn more about student research and creative scholarship, what it encompasses, how it fits with career goals, and how to get started.
Study Away and Off- Campus Programs Learn more about Study Away and Off-Campus Programs including general information to pre-departure assistance