Drop-In Sessions

Drop-in sessions are 30 minutes in length and free for all registered students on the main U of G campus. If you are an alum that convocated less than a year ago services are also provided free of charge. Drop-ins are on a first come first served basis.

If you are an alum that graduated more than a year ago, you are not eligible for drop-ins, but you can book a one-hour appointment with a Career Advisor. Please register for an account and contact our office at 519.824.4120 ext. 52323 to schedule. Please note: Service fees will apply.


Drop-In FAQ’s 

Before attending a drop-in, check out our FAQs to see if your question has already been answered.


 

Fall & Winter Drop-In Schedule

*Effective September 9th - December 19th 2019 & January 6th - April 30th 2020

Please note that the drop-in schedule is subject to change. For a current list of schedule changes, please visit the “News” section on our website.

Peer Helper Drop-in Schedule

(resume/cover letter review and booked mock job interviews; undergraduate students only)

Monday – Friday: 9:00am – 12:00pm and 1:00 – 4:00pm

NB: Mock job interviews must be scheduled 48 hours in advance. To book a mock job 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

Career Advisor Drop-In Schedule

Drop-ins are on a first come first served basis and are held in the Experiential Learning Hub building off Trent Lane.

(career indecision, self-assessment, labour market information, further education planning for all registered students and ‘new’ alumni, as well as resume/cover letter/cv review and mock interviews for graduate students and ‘new’ alumni) 

Tuesday – Thursday: 1:00 – 4:00pm 

Drop-In Schedule @ College of Arts

NEW!!!! Drop-in’s are now available every Monday from 8:30 – 11:30 am & 1:30 – 4:30 pm in Mackinnon 132 (beside the BACO office) for College of Arts students. Meet with Nicola Edwards to discuss topics such as career indecision, labour market information, further education and more! 

Drop-In Schedule @ Summerlee Science Complex

NEW!!!! 30-minute appointments are now available Mondays 9:00am - 12:00pm and Tuesdays 9:00am - 12:00pm for Bachelor of Science students in the BSc Program Counselling Office (book and check in at front desk). Meet with Julia Leary to discuss career planning and decision making, further education planning and applications, and job search advising including resumes, cover letters and interview skills. 

Drop-In Schedule @ Reynolds

NEW!!!! Drop-in’s are now available Tuesdays 9:00am - 12:00pm and  1:00 - 4:00pm for College of Engineering and Physical Science Students in the Reynolds Building Room 0010. Meet with Jill Ferguson to discuss career planning and decision making, further education planning and applications, and job search advising including resumes, cover letters and interview skills. 

 

Drop-in Schedule @ Accessibility Services

Thursdays 9:30am-12:00pm

LAST day for Fall 2019 is November 28.

Karolina Rachtan is avaliable at the Student Accessibility Services (SAS) Main Office in the J.T. Powell Building in person or by email (krachtan@uoguelph.ca). She can assist with career indecision, job search strategies, disclosure in the employment process, and exploring career/ further education direction. No appointment needed, just check-in at the SAS front desk, on the main floor.