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ABOUT US

Syracuse University Career Services can help connect your dots, from your first year through your last, and beyond. With a team focused on helping you discover your passions, explore your options, build skills, and make connections, we can assist you in discovering who you want to be and where you want to go.  We will meet you where you are, whether you have a plan or not.

DISCOVER

Not sure about your major? Confused where to start? Start here!

Through these conversations we can help you discover your values, passions, interests, strengths, weaknesses, and skills. Knowing these aspects about yourself can help you make decisions throughout your journey.


EXPLORE

Exploring different industries, career paths, graduate programs, law schools, and med schools, can assist you in determining what might be a fit for you.

Consider exploring different career paths through:

  • Internships
  • Grad/Law Days
  • Career Fairs
  • @WorkingOrange
  • Workshops/Events (e.g. Business Smarts, First Generation Ph.D., Out at Work)
  • Alumni Speaker Series
  • Resources
  • Immersion Experiences
  • Employer events
  • Slice of Advice
  • Job shadowing
  • Career conversations with staff

BUILD

Have an idea what you want to do, now learn how to get there! We can help you build the skills necessary to apply and connect to opportunities you want to pursue. 

We can help you build your skills through:

  • Workshops on resumes, cover letters, interviewing, networking, search strategies, personal statements, social media, etc.
  • One-on-one counseling sessions
  • Drop-ins
  • Practice interviews
  • Career Guides
  • Workshops (e.g. Just for Masters, Senior Sessions, Prepare for Career Fair, Etiquette Dinners, OrangeLink 101)

Building these skills will help you be prepared for life after college.


CONNECT

Take the steps to connect with employers and alumni, and apply for opportunities that interest you.

We can help you connect through: