The Career Development Office offers comprehensive services to assist students and alumni in developing, implementing and evaluating career and life plans. Our goal is to promote personal and professional development by utilizing a holistic approach to achieve their career goals, provide them with a foundation to become self-directed learners, and educate them through the career planning process. This mission will be accomplished through collaboration with students, alumni, faculty and employers and a commitment to empowering students and alumni to be active participants in their own career development process. Click for information on:
Visit us during walk-in hours! No appointment is necessary during these periods; simply come on in to the Career Development Center in Krasa 010, and meet with a career adviser, a Career Peer Educator (CPE) or our Graduate Assistant for help with resumes, cover letters, LinkedIn profiles, and more:
The Career Development Center, in partnership with Campus Ministry, Study Abroad Program, and Student Engagement and Leadership Development will host a Fall Internship and Experiential Learning Fair from 11:30 -2:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 29, 2015 on the 2nd floor of the Krasa Center. This is an excellent opportunity to meet qualified candidates.
The Fall Internship and Experiential Learning Fair will provide you the opportunity to meet traditional and adult undergraduate and graduate students, who are interested in internship and experiential learning opportunities. In order to reserve your table, please submit your registration request by Friday, October 2, 2015. There is no registration fee to attend this event.
Current Employers already using the Benedictine Virtual Career Center (BVCC), please select your “Career Events, Workshops, & Webinars” tab in your account and then select “Search” option. You will see the event and registration listed in your account.
New to the BVCC? Registration is free and fast! Fill out your company profile in the new registration section, and once we approve your profile, you can register for the event.
REGISTRATION is fast, free and all online in the Benedictine Virtual Career Center (BVCC). Once registration is complete, you will receive a confirmation email with additional information.
New schedule for appointments & daily workshops!
WORKSHOPS THIS SEMESTER! (schedule will be posted soon)
Are you looking for a job on campus or need help with your resume or cover letter? Attend any of our workshops during the lunch hour in Krasa 012 - Career Development Library and Technology Center. Bring a copy of your resume/cover letter (not mandatory). We'll also cover a wide range of topics in these EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING WORKSHOPS such as:
Through these opportunities you will develop knowledge, skills, and experiences to complement and enhance your academic experience, and prepare you for your next professional step! Workshops are over for the Spring semester and will continue in the Fall. See "Coming Events" for special upcoming events and programs.
Workshops and Walk-In schedules are subject to change. Please visit career Development in Krasa-012 for updated schedules.
ADDITIONAL VIRTUAL CAREER CENTER THAT IS EXCLUSIVE FOR BENEDICTINE STUDENTS AND ALUMNI!
Starting Spring 2014 semester, Career Development is offering a new Benedictine University Virtual Career Center to all students and alumni! Upload your resumes for feedback, post your documents in the virtual career center, and apply for jobs & internships within the system. Employers and alumni are looking to provide opportunities JUST FOR BENEDICTINE STUDENTS! Be sure to register for this new, FREE service. Visit our Virtual Career Center page for more information.
Please keep in mind that since this is a new resource, it will take some time to populate job and internship opportunities. In the coming weeks, there may also be some user interface changes both on the student/alumni and employer sites. If you have any questions, please contact our office for assistance.
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