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.
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From the left: Claire Klieger, Crissy Iglesias (graduated), Anne Marie Gercke, Mei Long, Shannon Kelly, and Mike Broida (former assistant). For staff biographies, click here.
|Claire Klieger, Senior Associate Director|
|Helen Cheung, Associate Director* |
*on leave from Jan 2013-Dec 2014
Shannon Kelly, Associate Director
Anne Marie Gercke, Associate Director
Xiu Mei Long, Associate Director
Alyssa Perkins, Administrative Assistant
September 2: Anne Marie Gercke will hold walk-ins from 1-2:30pm and mei long will hold walk-ins from 2:30-4pm.
|Claire Klieger||Monday - Friday||10:30am-12:00pm|
|Mei Long||Monday - Friday||1:00pm - 2:30pm|
|Shannon Kelly||Monday - Friday||1:30pm - 3:00pm|
|Anne Marie Gercke||Monday - Friday||2:30pm - 4:00pm|
To schedule an appointment in advance, call 215-898-7529. Generally, pre-scheduled appointments are 30 minutes in length.
Making a Pre-Grad, Pre-Law or Pre-Med appointment? Call 215-898-1789.
College Resume Critiques
If you'd like a critique, submit any documents for review specifically to the College of Arts and Sciences team by dropping off printed documents in our office to Alyssa Perkins at the CAS desk. You may also submit documents by emailing email@example.com and putting "Resume Review Request" in the subject line. Please allow up to one week for your review to be completed by an advisor.
We are here to help you with all aspects of your career - from career exploration and decision-making to writing the perfect resume.
In order to keep you informed of programs, job opportunities, and employment news, we maintain e-mail distribution lists for each class (by year of graduation). We use these lists frequently and many students find the service to be quite helpful. We are very careful to title our subject lines carefully so that you can delete any mail that is not relevant to your needs. You must have an e-mail ending in ".upenn.edu" to subscribe.
If you are a current student and would like to join a distribution list, please send an e-mail specifying your major and year of graduation to the following:
Class of 2014
Class of 2015
Class of 2016
Class of 2017
If you are an alum and would like to join the Career Services job postings listserv for Penn alumni, subscribe to CASCSALUMNI5@lists.upenn.edu.
If you have questions about our Alumni Services, please contact us.
To subscribe to this list, send an e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org
with this command in the body of the e-mail: SUBscribe CASCSALUMNI5
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From left to right: Beth Olson, Tamara Mason, Rosette Pyne, and Jamie Grant
For staff biographies, please click here.
|Rosette Pyne, |
Senior Associate Director
|Jamie Grant, Associate Directoremail@example.com |
|Beth Olson, Associate Director|
|Tamara Mason, |
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 1015 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. So that we can meet with as many students as possible, we will be offering only walk-ins (NO appointments) during the week of August 2529.
Walk-ins have been cancelled from 2:00pm - 3:30pm on Wednesday, September 3rd.
There will be no walk-ins on Thursday, September 4th
Walk-Ins: Walk-in sessions are available to engineering students as follows:
- 10aNoon: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
- 23:30p: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
- 10aNoon: Tuesday
- 23:30p: Tuesday, Friday
- 10a Noon: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
- 23:30p: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
September 22 November 26:
- 10a11a: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
- 23p: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
- 10a11a: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
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 or students who are not on campus. 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||215.898.4381|
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 Tuesdays and Wednesdays
Ebony Brown, Administrative Assistant
Monday, 12pm - 1pm
Individual Advising: Discuss 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 Interviews: Practice 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, upon request.
Nursing Resume Critiques: If you'd like a critique, submit any documents for review specifically to the Nursing team by sending them to Ebony Brown by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org and putting "Resume Review Request" in the subject line. Please 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. Listservs by class will be coming soon.
|Appointments & Walk-ins||Email Distribution Lists||215.898.7533|
For staff biographies, click here.
Barbara Hewitt, Senior Associate Director
David Ross, Associate Director
Tamara Mason, Administrative Assistant
To confirm walk-in times, make an appointment to see a counselor or ask questions, please call (215) 898-7533.
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.
(Please check for updates, indicated in BLUE below first.)
Extended Walk-in hours for Fall 2014:
|Barbara Hewitt:||Monday through Thursday: 10:00am to 12:00pm|
|David Ross:||Monday through Friday: 2:00pm to 4:00pm|
To make an appointment, please call 215-898-7533.
Resume Critique: Wharton students who would like a resume and/or cover letter critique should email their documents directly to Barbara Hewitt (email@example.com) or David Ross (firstname.lastname@example.org). 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.