Career Connection advising appointments are available to you virtually and in-person (often by request). Easily schedule your appointments via Handshake, or submit your Resume/Cover Letter/Statement for digital review.

Career Connection’s mission is to help all OWU students develop and implement the tools and tenacity to navigate the path from college into the professional world.

Career Connection will challenge and inspire students to explore their passions and values and combine them to create a fulfilling and successful future.

Our vision is that 100% of OWU students are impacted by Career Connection, and because of this impact, are ready to succeed in life after OWU.

How We Can Help

Career Connection provides a wide variety of services for students, including:

  • Resume & Cover Letter Critiques
  • Career Exploration
  • Job/Internship Search Strategies
  • Employer Connections
  • Graduate/Professional School Preparation
  • Personal Statement Reviews
  • Mock Interviews
  • Professional Networking
  • Salary Negotiation
  • Job Offer Evaluation
  • Career Fair Preparation
  • Personal Branding & LinkedIn

Location and Hours

Career Connection is located in room #324 of Hamilton-Williams Campus Center.

*Note: Career Catalyst Janelle Valdinger is located at the DEC in room 110 and Career Catalyst Carolyn Lammert is located in Corns 230.

Appointments
Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. – Contact us through Handshake for a virtual or in-person appointment or email careers@owu.edu.

Drop-In Hours
Monday-Thursday, Noon - 4:30 p.m. – No appointment is necessary. Drop-ins are still occurring in person. 

Digital Reviews 
Submit your Resume/Cover Letter/Statement for review with a 72 hour business-day turnaround: digital review

What are OWU graduates doing?

Our graduates leave with knowledge, experience, and a hunger to change the world—a combination that excites employers and graduate schools. Graduates of OWU are all over the world, and form a network of support for current and future OWU students.

Graduate Outcomes

Leah Crawford ’19

Leah is a Production Assistant at Grey Matter Productions in Los Angeles and Artists First in Beverly Hills

Pathway to a career