Get the Tools You Need
Alumni may request an initial 30 minute individual appointment, to be held either in person or by phone.We are open: Monday through Friday during the hours of 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. We are not open on Saturday or Sunday.
Please call (814) 865-5465 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org to set up an appointment.
Alumni may join us virtually every Tuesday from 11 am to 1 pm EST for Virtual Drop-In Hours. To join:
You may log in as a guest or join with your FPS ID.
Alumni may request a resume review at no cost. Our turn around is 72 hours during business days. Please email your resume as an attachment to: email@example.com.
Penn State Career Services Guide to Résumé Writing
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Penn State Career Services Guide to Cover Letter Writing (requires Acrobat Reader )
Social Media Consults
Alumni Career Services manages the Penn State Alumni Association group on LinkedIn and can work with alumni to review LinkedIn profiles. We also have additional resources for other social media avenues:
NACE Guide to Facebook:
NACE Guide to LinkedIn:
NACE Guide to Twitter:
NACE Guide to Blogging:
Alumni interested in having their social media reviewed, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Our office can help you prepare for an upcoming interview by scheduling a mock interview either over the phone or in person to help you practice difficult questions and answers. Please email email@example.com or call 814-865-5465.
Alumni can also take advantage of InterviewStream which is to be used for independent self-review and critiquing of interviewing skills. Alumni Career Services encourages alumni to use this software as a tool for practicing and improving interviewing skills. You must be a Penn State alumnus to use InterviewStream.
For additional information: