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Career Services counselors are available to discuss concerns regarding career planning and job hunting during appointments, walk-ins and mock interviews. Walk-in appointments are 15-minute meetings available on a first-come first-served basis, appointments are half-hour meetings scheduled in advance and mock interviews are one-hour practice sessions designed to sharpen your interviewing skills. Videoing is available for mock interviews upon request. In addition to our regular walk-ins, also check out our schedule of wandering walk-ins at various cultural centers.

Click on your school for information on how to set up a time to meet with your Career Services counselors.

College of Arts & Sciences

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Creative                                                                                   (arts, entertainment, media, communications)

International                                                 (opportunities abroad)

Common Good                                                                        (non-profit, government, public service)
Pre-Professional                                                           (health professions, law, graduate school)
Students with Disabilities

College of Arts & sciences

Appointments & Walk-ins



From the left: Heather Tranen, Maxine Mitchell, Claire Klieger, Alyssa Perkins, Anne Marie Gercke, Mylene Kerschner. For staff biographies, click here.

College Team Contact Information, Walk-In Hours, and Counseling Appointments:

To schedule a 30-minute career advising appointment please, call 215-898-7529.  All of our bios can be found by visiting our staff directory.

Interested in law school, medical school, or graduate school? Call 215-898-1789 to set up an appointment with our pre-professional advisors.


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15 Minute Walk-Ins
available daily on a first come, first served basis

Claire Klieger, Senior Associate Director

Leave of Absence 

Anne Marie Gercke, Associate Director

  1:00pm - 2:30pm

Mylene Kerschner, Associate Director
   2:30pm - 4:00pm

Heather Tranen, Associate Director
  10:30am - 12:00pm

Marianne Lipa, Associate Director

Carmen Delehanty, Graduate Assistant

Alyssa Perkins, Administrative Assistant

Walk-In Hour Cancellations & Changes

august 28: heather tranen is covering mylene kerschner's walk-in hours

september 4th: anne marie gercke will be covering heather tranen's walk-in hours

College Resume Critiques

If you'd like a resume or cover letter critique, we welcome you to drop off printed documents in our office to Alyssa Perkins at the CAS desk. You may also submit documents by emailing and putting "Resume Review Request" in the subject line. Please allow up to one week for your review to be completed by an advisor. You may submit the same document for review no more than two times in one month.

Class/Alumni Email Lists

Current undergraduates are automatically enrolled. Contact someone on the team if you have questions, or would like to be added. If you are an alum and would like to join the Career Services job postings listserv for Penn alumni, subscribe to by sending an e-mail to SUBscribe CASCSALUMNI5 in the body of the email.

School of Engineering & Applied Science

Appointments & Walk-ins
 Email Distribution Lists


From left to right: Beth Olson, Tamara Mason, Rosette Pyne, and Jamie Grant
Not pictured:  Tiffany Franklin
For staff biographies, please click here.

Rosette Pyne,
Senior Associate Director

Jamie Grant, Associate

Tiffany Franklin, Associate Director
Tamara Mason,
Administrative Assistant

Engineering Counseling Appointments & Walk-ins

Advisors are available to discuss concerns regarding career planning and job searching through half-hour appointments or on a walk-in basis. Walk-in advising blocks are 10�15 minutes long and are on a first-come, first-served basis. Please arrive at least 15 minutes before start of each walk-in block in order to sign in. Walk-in sessions are in our offices in Suite 20 in the basement of the McNeil Building.

Appointments: To schedule an appointment in advance with a career advisor, contact Tamara at 215-898-3012

Fall 2015 Walk-Ins: Starting Monday, August 24th

Monday - Thursday

10:00am -11:00am

Monday - Friday

2:00pm - 3:00pm

Engineering Resume Critiques

If you would like to have your resume critiqued by a career advisor, submit any documents for review specifically to the Engineering Team at Career Services by dropping off printed documents in our office when classes are in session. Emailed resumes will only be accepted for alumni, and students who are abroad. If by email, please be sure that the documents sent are in Word (no PDFs) and that you put "Review Request" in the subject line. Please allow up to three to five business (working) days for your review to be completed.


Appointments & Walk-ins
 Email Distribution Lists

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From left to right: Sharon Fleshman, Ebony Brown, Sarah Hastings, John Tuton

For staff biographies, click here.

Sharon Fleshman, Senior Associate Director
Available by appointment.

John Tuton, Career Counselor
Available by appointment on Mondays and Tuesdays

Sarah Hastings, Career Counselor
Available by appointment on Wednesdays and Thursdays

Lauren Kemp, Administrative Assistant

Nursing Counseling Appointments & Walk-in Hours

Walk-in Hours: Monday, 12pm - 1pm

Individual AdvisingDiscuss career issues/options, job search strategies/implementation and networking tactics with a counselor, or have your resume, C.V., and cover letters critiqued.  Call (215) 898-4381 to schedule an appointment. All meetings are confidential.

Mock InterviewsPractice is the best way to approach interviews with confidence!  Meet with a Career Services counselor for a one-hour practice interview to sharpen your skills.  Videotaping is available.

Nursing Resume Critiques: If you'd like a critique, submit any documents for review specifically to the Nursing team by sending them to Lauren Kemp at and putting "Review Request" in the subject line.  Please submit your document in Word (not PDF) and allow up to one week for your review to be completed by an advisor.

E-mail Distribution Lists:  Announcements from Career Services about job openings, internships, and upcoming programs are currently distributed via the School of Nursing Student Services office.


Appointments & Walk-ins
 Email Distribution Lists


From left to right: Barbara Hewitt, Tamara Mason, David Ross, Melissa Chu

For staff biographies, click here.

Barbara Hewitt, Senior Associate Director

David Ross, Associate Director

Melissa Chu, Graduate Assistant

Tamara Mason, Administrative Assistant

To confirm walk-in times, make an appointment to see a counselor or ask questions, please call (215) 898-7533(215) 898-7533.

Wharton Counseling Appointments and Walk-ins

Counselors are available to discuss concerns regarding choosing a career, career planning, summer and permanent employment searches and other related issues. The schedule for 15 minute walk-in sessions is below.

  • Barbara's walk-ins will be from 11:15 - 12pm on tuesday, august 25th.

Walk-in Hours for Fall 2015 (until September 4th)

Barbara Hewitt:
Monday through Thursday: 10:00am to 12:00pm
David Ross:
Monday through Friday: 1:30pm to 3:30pm

To make an appointment, please call 215-898-7533215-898-7533.

Resume Critique:
Wharton students who would like a resume and/or cover letter critique should email their documents directly to Barbara Hewitt ( or David Ross ( Please only send your document(s) to one of them. Send Word documents only (not PDFs) and indicate the type of position(s) you will be seeking. You will receive feedback within one week.

E-mail Distribution List: Current undergraduates are automatically enrolled. Please email Barbara Hewitt to be added to the Wharton Undergraduate Alumni Career Listserv or if you have questions about the undergraduate listservs.

Pre-Grad, Pre-Law, Pre-Med

Click here for information on pre-professional staff & appointment information

Industry Email Lists

By subscribing to these industry-based email lists, you will receive weekly emails that include jobs, events, or employers on-campus who are of interest to you. Below you will find the different lists, and ways to subscribe.

Creative (arts, media, communications)

To subscribe, send an email from your Penn account (NOT from a gmail or another account connected to your Penn account) to: with SUBscribe CreativeCareers in the body of the email.                                                                                                               

International (opportunities abroad)                      

To subscribe, send an email from your Penn account (NOT from a gmail or another account connected to your Penn account) to: with    SUBscribe InternationalCareers in the body of the email.  


Common Good                                                  (non-profit, government, public service) 

To subscribe to this list, send an e-mail from your Penn account  (NOT from a gmail or another account connected to your Penn account) to: with SUBscribe CommonGoodCareers in the body

Pre-Professional                                                          (medical, dental, veterinary, law, graduate school)

To subscribe to lists relating to law school, health professions, or graduate school, we invite you to visit the pre-professional/pre-graduate school page on our website.

Students with Disabilities

CareerServices occasionally receives information about positions and careeropportunities from employers particularly interested in connecting withstudents with disabilities as part of their diversity outreach efforts. Students who consider themselves to have a disability are welcome to join. If interested, please send BarbaraHewitt, Senior Associate Directorof Career Services, your Penn email. Note: listserv members will remain confidential and only the list ownerviews who is on it.

anne Marie's walk-ins will be from 11:00-12:00