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College of Arts & Sciences

Appointments & Walk-In Hours
215-898-7529

A photo of the college team as of Spring 2019

From the left: Mylène Kerschner, Natty Leach, Claire Klieger, Anne Marie Dickinson, Emily Barrale. For staff biographies, click here.

Claire Klieger, Senior Associate Director

claire@upenn.edu

Anne Marie Gercke, Associate Director

agercke@upenn.edu

Mylène Kerschner, Associate Director

mylene@upenn.edu

Nathaniel (Natty) Leach, Associate Director

nleach@upenn.edu

Emily Barrale, Associate Director

ebarrale@upenn.edu








Appointments & Walk-In Advising

*Please Note* You must be a full-time, degree seeking student or alumni in order to use our services.

To schedule a 30-minute career advising appointment log into Handshake and select the "Career Center" option at the top of your home screen - then select "Appointments" and "Schedule a New Appointment". Please note, we only book one week in advance so if you do not see any availability, please check back in the system the following Monday. If you are having difficulty scheduling in Handshake you can always call the office at 215-898-7529. All of our bios can be found by visiting our staff directory.

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

Walk-in advising hours are held daily on a first come first serve basis. Walk-in appointments are 15 minutes in length and are intended to answer quick questions only. Any other questions should be answered in a 30 minute, pre-scheduled appointment - you can schedule an appointment in Handshake! Please note: In order to serve as many students as possible, students are limited to one walk-in per day.

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CAS WALK-IN HOURS

SUMMER WALK-IN HOURS:

  • Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays: 11am - Noon, 2pm - 3pm

  • Tuesdays, Thursdays: 1:30pm - 3:30pm

WE WILL RESUME ACADEMIC-YEAR WALK-IN HOURS ON MONDAY, AUGUST 26:

     Monday
    Tuesday
    Wednesday
    Thursday
    Friday

    11:00 - 12:00PM

    Claire

    11:00 - 12:00PM

    Claire

    11:00 - 12:00PM

    Claire

    11:00 - 12:00PM

    Claire

    11:00 - 12:00PM

    Claire

    1:00 - 2:00PM

    Anne Marie

    1:00 - 2:00PM

    Anne Marie

    1:00 - 2:00PM

    Anne Marie

    1:00 - 2:00PM

    Anne Marie

    1:00 - 2:00PM

    Anne Marie

    2:00 - 3:00PM

    Mylène

    2:00 - 3:00PM

    Mylène

    2:00 - 3:00PM

    Mylène

    2:00 - 3:00PM

    Mylène

    2:00 - 3:00PM

    Mylène

    3:00 - 4:00PM

    Natty

    3:00 - 4:00PM

    Natty

    3:00 - 4:00PM

    Natty

    3:00 - 4:00PM

    Natty

    3:00 - 4:00PM

    Natty

    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 someone at the CAS desk. You may also submit documents by emailing zaidab@upenn.edu and putting "College Resume Review Request" in the subject line. Please only email Word documents, not PDFs or links to Google Docs, and 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.

    If you are requesting a review for grad school applications, please call 215-898-1789 to inquire about the process for resume submissions for that team.

    Please Note: This form of resume submission is only open to College of Arts & Sciences degree seeking Undergraduate Students and Alumni. Please visit your school's section on this page for information about their resume critique services.

    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 CASCSALUMNI5@lists.upenn.edu by sending an e-mail to listserv@lists.upenn.edu SUBscribe CASCSALUMNI5 in the body of the email.


    School of Engineering & Applied Science

    Appointments & Walk-ins
     Email Distribution Lists
     215.898.3012

    Engineering Team Photo


    From left to right: Kevin Haines, Katie Barlow, Tiffany Franklin and Jamie Grant 

    For staff biographies, please click here.

    Jamie Grant, Senior Associate Directorjamie00@upenn.edu
    Tiffany Franklin, Associate Director
    Kevin Haines, Associate Director







    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 sessions are 10-15 minutes long and students are invited to sign up on a first-come, first-served basis.  Sign-ups for walk-ins begin no earlier than 15 minutes before the start of the walk-in period.  Walk-in sessions are held in both the Engineering School and in our offices in Suite 20 in the basement of the McNeil Building - please check the schedule below for location.

    Appointments: To schedule an appointment in advance with a career advisor, contact Katie at 215-898-3012 or schedule and appointment in Handshake

    If you need to speak with an advisor please schedule an appointment through Handshake. Walkin hours will resume during the fall semester. 

    If you are requesting a review for grad school applications, please call 215-898-1789 to inquire about the process for resume submissions for that team.

    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 or emailing khaines@upenn.edu. If by email, please be sure 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; you will receive an email when it is ready for you.



    Nursing

    Appointments & Walk-ins
     Email Distribution Lists
     215.898.4381

    NES Team 2017

    From left to right: Sharon FleshmanEsther Ra, John Tuton, and Tara Giangrande
    For staff biographies, click here.

    Sharon Fleshman, Senior Associate Director
    Available by appointment.
    215-898-4381215-898-4381
    fleshman@upenn.edu

    John Tuton, Career Counselor
    Available by appointment on Mondays and Tuesdays.
    215-898-4381215-898-4381
    jftuton@upenn.edu

    Esther Ra, Career Counselor
    Available by appointment on Mondays and Thursdays.
    estherra@upenn.edu

    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 calling
    215-898-4381

    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.


    Wharton

    Walk-In Hours
    Career Advising Appointments and Mock Interviews
    Resume and Cover Letter Reviews
    Email Distribution Listserv
    215.898.7533

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    David Ross (left),

    David Ross, Senior Associate Director

    sdross@upenn.edu

    Jingy Yen, Associate Director

    yenw@upenn.edu 

    TBA, Graduate Assistant 

    vpul-cswhartonGA@pobox.upenn.edu

    TBA, Graduate Assistant 

    vpul-cswhartonGA2@pobox.upenn.edu

    TBA, Administrative Coordinator


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

    Wharton Walk-In Hours

    Career advisors are available to discuss concerns regarding choosing a career, career planning, interview preparation, summer and post-graduation employment searches and other related issues. The schedule for 15 minute walk-in sessions is below.

    WALK-IN HOURS: 

    If you need to speak with an advisor please schedule an appointment through Handshake. Walkin hours will resume on Tuesday, August 27.

    Extended Walk-In Advising Hours (beginning Tuesday, August 27)
    11:00AM-1:00PM
    (Monday-Friday)
    2:00PM-4:00PM
    (Monday-Friday)

    Career Advising Appointment and Mock Interview Requests



    To make an appointment, please login to Handshake, click on "Career Center," select "Appointment" and click on "Schedule a New Appointment" or call 215-898-7533 during business hours. 

    Please note we only schedule a limited number of appointments 1 week in advance - if you do not see any appointment slots available, please check back in Handshake in a few days or click here to Request an Appointment.

    Resume and Cover Letter Reviews

    Wharton undergraduate students who would like a resume and/or cover letter review should email their documents directly to David Ross (sdross@upenn.edu).  Please send MS Word documents only (not PDFs) and indicate the type of position(s) you will be seeking.  You will receive feedback in approximately 5-7 business days upon receipt of your document(s), depending on the volume of requests previously submitted.

    Email Distribution Listservs

    Wharton undergraduate students are subscribed to the Career Services Wharton Class Year Listservs.  If you are a currently enrolled Wharton undergraduate student that is not on the mailing list and want to be added, please email David Ross at sdross@upenn.edu and indicate your expected graduation month and year to submit your request.

    Wharton undergraduate alumni wishing to be added to the Wharton Undergraduate Career Services Alumni Listserv can email David Ross at sdross@upenn.edu to be added to the list.