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Click on your school to meet each team, to view walk-in hours, and for information on how to submit application materials for review.

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School of Engineering & Applied Science
Nursing
Wharton
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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

Kristina Sowah, Graduate Assistant

vpul-cscasGA@pobox.upenn.edu
Cait Pulling, Graduate Assistant

cpulling@wharton.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.
Guest students are not eligible to use Career 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

MYLENE'S WALK-IN HOURS ARE CANCELED AND WILL RESUME TUESDAY, MAY 21

ANNE MARIE'S WALK-IN HOURS ARE CANCELED ON THURSDAY, MAY 16.


 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 kbarl@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
Katie Barlow, Administrative Coordinator





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'd like a resume or cover letter critique, we welcome you to drop off printed documents in our office to Katie Barlow at the SEAS desk. You may also submit documents by emailing kbarl@upenn.edu and putting "Resume Review Request" in the subject line. If by email, please be sure that you put "Resume Review Request" in the subject line Please allow three to five business (working) days for your review to be completed by an advisor; you will receive an email when completed.  You may submit the same document for review no more than two times in one month.



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), Katie Barlow (right)

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

Katie Barlow, Administrative Coordinator

kbarl@upenn.edu

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: BEGINNING JANUARY 14

MONDAY, APRIL 29 - AM WALKINS CANCELED

Jingy Yen:
Monday - Friday : 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
David Ross:
Monday - Friday: 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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 appointments 1 week in advance - if you do not see any appointment slots available, please check back in Handshake the following Monday 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.