Career Services

Welcome to UPEI Career Services!

Whether you are just beginning to think about a career path, or you already have something in mind, staff in Career Services can help you design a realistic career action plan and prepare effectively for the world of work. Select a link in the side bar to begin exploring!

Career Services is located in Dalton Hall, in the Department of Experiential Education and Work-Integrated Learning, reception room 209.

Hours of operation are Monday-Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm. 

 


New Career Studio Drop-in Hours

Starting on January 14th, students can drop in to the Career Studio, Dalton Hall room 209, to meet with a Career Peer Mentor for one-on-one help with:

  • Resume and cover letter reviews
  • Interview preparation
  • Social media check-ups
  • Job search strategies

Drop-in hours are every week:
Monday & Tuesday 10:00am - 1:00pm
Wednesday & Thursday 1:00pm-4:00pm


Winter 2019 Workshop Schedule

Join us in the Career Studio in Dalton Hall 209 for weekly drop-in, skill-building workshops as part of the Professionalization badge program!

Why: The world of work is changing. These interactive workshops will help you develop the communication skills employers are looking for and labour market literacies that will help you achieve your goals. Complete all of the workshops to participate in a 10-hour job shadow experience.

Weekly topics:

January 24: Conflict Resolution
January 31: Digital Presence
February 7: Job Skills & Pathways
February 14: Networking
February 28: Resume Writing
March 7: Interview Preparation
March 14: Work Futures


Upcoming Career and Summer Job Fair

UPEI's annual Career Fair will be held on Wednesday, March 13th, 2019 10:30am - 3:00pm (storm date Thursday, March 14th). Click here for more information on the fair. 

Looking for Work?

Check out our job posting board here. Sign up here to receive job ads directly in your email inbox. 

Great Online Resources

Looking for some help but can't come into the office? Check out the Career Services moodle page, and the newly-launched Career Exploration library subject guide - both have tons of great resources for all things career!

Book an Appointment

Visit us in Dalton Hall room 209, open 8:30am - 4:30pm Monday- Friday. You can also book an appointment to meet with our career counsellor or student advisor - just click on the "Book an Appointment" tab on the left. 

Career Services Newsletter

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