Currently we offer in-person, virtual (WebEx), and phone (WebEx) appointments for the following types:
(click links for details)
|Express Appointments||Quick Résumé Critiques||15||Visit us during Drop‑In Hours or Schedule now|
|Quick Job Search Q & A||15|
|Cover Letter Review||15|
|Making Career Decisions||Choosing a Major||60||Schedule now|
|Career Decision Making||60|
|Career Assessment: Review FOCUS 2 Results||60|
|Career Assessment: Review MBTI Results||60|
|Internships, Co‑ops, and Research||Resumé Review for Internship/Co-op/Research||30||Schedule now|
|Internship/Job Search Strategies||30|
|Intern Practicum Registration (Transcript Recognition/Credit)||30|
|Intern Practicum Mid-Semester Review||30|
|Personal Statements (for Internships/Research)||30|
|CPT for F‑1 Visa (International Students)||30|
|Full‑Time and Part‑Time Jobs||Resumé Review for Full‑Time & Part‑Time Jobs||30||Schedule now|
|Search Process for Full‑Time or Part‑Time Jobs||30|
|Job Search Strategies (advanced)||60|
|Resumé Review Extended||60|
|Cover Letter Review||30|
|Interviewing||Interview Preparation and/or Evaluating Offers (Brief)||30||Schedule now|
|Interview Preparation and/or Evaluating Offers (Full Session)||60|
|Practice Interview (must schedule by phone or in-person)||60|
|Graduate School||Graduate School Application Process||60||Schedule now|
|Graduate School Personal Statement Review||60|
|Social Media/Technology||LinkedIn Profile||30||Schedule now|
|LinkedIn Advanced Strategies||60|
Schedule an Appointment
Appointments may be scheduled online (via UMBCworks), or by phone (410-455-2216). All appointments must be scheduled at least 24 hours in advance. Face coverings or masks are required to be worn for all in-person appointments.
Students attending SHADY GROVE can use the Career Center on the Catonsville campus OR the Career and Internship Services Center at Shady Grove by contacting 301-738-6338 or email@example.com to schedule an appointment, or ONLINE via USG’s Career Connector.
Counseling Appointments: In-Person & Virtual
Monday-Friday, 9AM – 5PM and select evening virtual appointments available
Career Center professionals are available for in-person, virtual (WebEx), and phone (WebEx) appointments. Students and alumni may schedule individual 30- or 60-minute appointments by phone (410-455-2216) or through UMBCworks. Simply click on “Counseling Appt” from the UMBCworks homepage menu.
Begin by selecting an appointment length, you will then see available staff members listed with an option for virtual only or in-person and virtual – be sure to select the name with the type of appointment you are seeking. After selecting the date/time of your choice, you will be given the option to select the mode of appointment and must choose in-person, virtual (via WebEx) or phone.
Drop-Ins: In-Person, No appointment needed (starting 8/23)
Monday-Friday: 2PM – 4PM
15-minute in-person sessions at the Career Center (Math/Psych 201), for resumé and cover letter critiques or an overview of services. Last appointment taken at 3:45PM. No appointment needed. Simply stop by the Career Center.
Express Evening Appointments: Virtual
Tuesday: 5PM – 7PM
15-minute remote sessions, for cover letter and resumé critiques, or an overview of services can be scheduled through UMBCworks. Simply click on “Counseling Appt” from the UMBCworks homepage menu and select 15 minutes for the appointment length.
A minimum of 24-hours notice is required to cancel a scheduled appointment. This can be done through UMBCworks or by calling the Career Center (410-455-2216). For more information on late cancellations and counseling appointment no-shows see our Terms of Professional Conduct for Students.