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Career Advising

We're remote and ready to help.

There are a variety of remote options for DePaul students and alumni to connect with the Career Center team for career guidance and insight. You can schedule an appointment with an advisor in Handshake, drop-in with a peer career coach in Zoom, or submit your resume or cover letter for an email review.

Virtual and Phone Appointments

You can schedule a virtual or phone career advising appointment through Handshake. Appointments can take place via phone or Zoom. If you choose a Zoom appointment, the advisor will email you a Zoom link at the time of your appointment (you will not need to log in to any platform). If you choose phone, please be sure to provide your preferred phone number when scheduling your appointment.

Schedule Appointment in Handshake

Zoom Drop-In Coaching and Email Resume Reviews

Our Peer Career Coaches offer drop-in coaching sessions for DePaul students and alumni. Peers can review your resume or cover letter, provide general career guidance, and answer questions about Handshake, LinkedIn and other Career Center resources. The Peer Career Coaches can also provide resume and cover letter reviews electronically. Check out our drop-in page to learn more.

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For other Career Center service updates and changes, especially during the university's remote operations period, please visit our COVID-19 Services Update page.

The future is bright — let us guide you.

Not sure what the future holds? Need support along the way? That’s exactly where we come in. Whether you’re a freshman or an alumnus, it’s never too early (or too late) to utilize our services.  Our Career Advisors are each aligned with a Career Community. Career Communities are organized by industry, not major, to help you explore options and connect with tailored resources and programs.

Find Your Career Community

Find Your Career Community

Career Communities are your guide for exploring, making connections and launching a career in a specific field of interest. Which Career Community fits your interests? You can select more than one!

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Exploring Careers and Interests

Exploring Careers & Interests

Explore how your values, interests, passions and skills connect to career options.

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Business, Entrepreneurship and Consulting

Business, Entrepreneurship & Consulting

The BEC Community serves those interested in the utilization of strategy and analysis to help organizations function efficiently. Career areas include accounting, finance, leadership, management, hospitality, market research and analytics, HR, and business development.

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Education, Nonprofit and Government

Education, Nonprofit & Government

The ENPG Community serves those interested in helping and advocating for others, educating children and adults, solving societal issues, creating policy and serving in government (federal, local, municipal) roles.

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Health Care and Science

Health Care & Science

This community focuses on improving lives by applying research and technology to fieldwork, clinical environments, lab functions, and a wide variety of other roles.

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Media, Communication, Arts and Entertainment

Media, Communication, Arts & Entertainment

The MCAE Community focuses on careers that use various media to produce creative, compelling expression. These fields emphasize strong written and verbal communication skills, artistic/creative expression, and an understanding of communication and information channels.

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Technology and Design

Technology & Design

This community is focused on the implementation of skill-sets anchored in visual design, interactivity, research, user experience, and data analysis to inform decisions, solve complex problems, and drive innovation.

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Drop-in Career Coaching

Drop-in for a career coaching appointment with one of our peer coaches or peer ambassadors. You can get your resume reviewed, get job search tips, practice interview and more. No appointment needed!

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Alumni Career Services

Access the variety of services to help you reach your career goals, develop your skills, and make connections.

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