Career Coaching

We can help in a variety of ways.  Resources are available to you 24/7.  Coaches in our office also welcome a chance to meet with you in person (we are located in 134 Mary Gates Hall) or online through virtual offerings.  Please see below and explore our menu of services, resources and support.

Online Resume Review

  • Service offered exclusively for undergraduates at UW Seattle. Get quick feedback on a resume draft!

Workshops

  • In person & virtual on a variety of career topics.

Virtual Workshops

  • These video resources are here to provide information on various career topics. Each video is approximately 30 seconds long to provide you with the information you are looking for in the quickest way possible. Be sure to check back to see more video resources on cover letters, interviews, and job searching!

Small Group Career Coaching (Arts and Sciences students only)

  • 45 minute conversations facilitated by a career coach with the added benefit of learning from your peers.
  • Located in buildings across campus.
  • Currently only open to undergraduate students in the College of Arts and Sciences.

Career Guide

  • Resume & cover letter advice/examples, job search tips, interviewing advice & career exploration activities.

Resources

  • Extensive online career resources available 24/7.

Drop In Appointments

  • These quick appointments (generally about 15 minutes) are available to current, degree-seeking undergraduate & graduate students at UW-Seattle and recent graduates who have received a degree from the UW in the past two years (24 months).
  • These appointments are perfect for resume & cover letter reviews, plus for other career questions you have.  Come by the Career & Internship Center during our drop-in hours to meet with a Career Coach. Appointments are available on a first come, first served basis.

Schedule an Appointment with a Career Coach

Career Coaching

One-on-one career coaching (30 min) appointments are available to current, degree-seeking undergraduate & graduate students at UW-Seattle and recent graduates who have received a degree from the UW in the past two years (24 months).

  • Appointments are conversations about 1) career & option exploration, 2) choosing a major and 3), job & internship search strategies (including mock interviews).
  • Appointments are NOT to be used for resume & cover letter reviews.  If you need resume or cover letter help, please use our Drop In Appointments service.
  • Schedule your appointment in Handshake.

Pre-Health Career Coaching

Pre-Health Career Coaching (30 min) appointments are available for UW students and alumni.

  • These appointments can help you in making informed decisions about professional health graduate programs (medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, PT/OT, PA, Vet, etc.) plus receive support with your application, gap year(s) and overall action plan.
  • Appointments take place in the Career & Internship Center (134 Mary Gates Hall), by phone or online by request.
  • Schedule your appointment in Handshake.

Pre-Law Career Coaching 

Pre-Law Career Coaching (30 min) appointments are available for UW students and alumni.

  • These appointments can help you in making informed decisions about law school plus receive support with your application, gap year(s) and overall action plan.
  • Appointments take place in the Career & Internship Center (134 Mary Gates Hall), by phone or online by request.
  • Schedule your appointment in Handshake.

Chat or Email 

  • IM or email us quick-questions about our resources, events, services.  See the chat/email box at the bottom of every page on our site.

Career & Internship Center career coaches are Saf(er) Zone certified.  They hold themselves accountable to 1) listening and affirming; 2) addressing prejudicial words and actions in an educational manner; and 3) continuing to further their personal education around queerness. For more info, visit the Q Center.

Career & Internship Center career coaches have participated in Undocu Ally training and are proud allies of UW undocumented students.  For more info, visit Leadership Without Borders.