Drop-In Sessions

Drop by our office, Building #54 (North of Rozanski Hall) during the following times to meet with a Career Advisor or Peer Helper

Drop-in schedule for the 2019 Winter Semester 

Effective from Monday, February 4-Thursday, April 5, 2019

Drop-ins are cancelled on Wednesday, February 6 as our Career Advisors will be attending the P4E Job Fair. Peer Helpers will be available.

Mondays            1:00-4:00pm

Tuesdays           1:00-4:00pm

Wednesdays     1:00-4:00pm

Thursdays         1:00-4:00pm

Fridays              No drop-in appointments available with a Career Advisor. No drop-in appointments are available with a Career Advisor. Please see the Peer Helper drop-in schedule below for assistance with resumes and cover letters.

Peer Helpers are available to assist undergraduate students with resumes and cover letters on a drop-in basis Monday to Friday from 9am-12pm and 1-4pm. Undergraduate students can also book a mock interview with a Peer Helper by logging into Experience Guelph. These drop-ins will continue until Friday, April 5.

Accessibility Services Drop-in Sessions - Wednesdays, 1:30-3:30pm. 

NEW - Engineering Drop-in Sessions, Wednesdays 1:00 - 3:00pm in THRN 1412 
These drop-ins will continue until Wednesday, April 17.

Please note that the drop-in schedule is subject to change. For a list of schedule changes, please visit our "Featured News" section of our website, or click here.

Note to Alumni:  All alumni need to register for services through the Co-op & Career Services website in order to be able to access CECS services. Click here to register for an account. Drop-in sessions are not available for alumni that have graduated more than 12 months ago. These alumni are invited to phone our reception desk at x 52323 to book an appointment with a Career Advisor.


Career Advising

Career Services offers students individual sessions with one of our professional Career Advisors. They meet with individuals for a wide variety of career-related concerns such as career indecision, self-assessment and further education planning.  

  • Career Advising appointments are free for registered students
  • Appointments are 30 minutes 
  • Each appointment is catered to the individual student's needs
  • Appointments with Career Advisors are available during the drop-in times listed below
  • Educational requirements for various careers

Accessibility Services - Career Advising Drop-in

Karolina Rachtan from Career Services will be available at the Student Accessibility Services (SAS) Main Office in Level 3 of the University Centre on Wednesdays from 1:30-3:30pm, in person or by email (krachtan@uoguelph.ca), as a resource to help with job search strategies, talk about disclosure in the employment process, and explore career direction.  No appointment needed, just check-in at the SAS front desk.


Peer Helpers

Our fully trained and supervised Peer Helpers can assist students with the following:

  • Resume critiques
  • Cover letter critiques
  • Mock Interviews (interview bookings require 48 hours notice) 

To book a mock interview with a Peer Helper, login to your account, click on "Career" and select "Peer Appointments". If you require assistance with booking a Peer Helper mock interview in Experience Guelph, please email cecspeer@uoguelph.ca 

Please note: Mock interviews with a Peer Helper are for undergraduate students in preparation for job interviews. Graduate students and those looking for help preparing for interviews related to further education can attend a drop-in session with a Career Advisor to request a scheduled mock interview. 


Drop-in session FAQ