Career Connection advising appointments are available to you via video, phone or email. ALL students, regardless of where you're located, are invited to schedule virtual career appointments with us. Easily schedule your appointments via Handshake.

Career Connection has cultivated many exceptional resources that can help you explore careers, find opportunities, and prepare your resume, cover letter, and interview. As an OWU student, you have special access to paid resources and career guides that were created just for you. Please download the career guides and follow the links below!

For guidance or assistance on using these resources, we are happy to work with you individually. Please come in for drop-ins Monday-Thursday from noon-4:30 p.m., or schedule an appointment through Handshake.

Career Connection Appointment & Resource Diagram

Curious about resources available and who you may see when you stop into Career Connection? Check out our Career Connection Appointment & Resource Diagram here!

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Resume Template

Looking to start a resume, or reformat the one you have? Check out our Resume Template here that you can use to get started!

Resume Template (DOCX)

Candid Career

Access the new video library of 6,000 clips that feature “get hired” videos and day-in-the-life experiences of numerous occupations.

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Parker Dewey

Apply to paid-micro-internship (typically virtual 2-5 week experiences) through this new system!

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Off-Campus Internships & Full-Time Employment (Handshake)

Handshake – Landing a job or internship can be stressful and time-consuming. Career Connection is here to ease that process. Log in today to complete your profile and put your best self forward to employers. And, be sure to download Handshake Mobile (iOS-only) to discover jobs on the go and to stay on track with reminders for application deadlines and direct messages from employers.

Instructions for Alumni access found HERE.

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OWU Alumni Network

Connect with fellow Bishops from around the world. Alumni are active on the Alumni Network to provide free connections, networking, advice and mentorship to YOU!

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LinkedIn – OWU Alumni

Join our LinkedIn group to engage with (and search for) OWU Alumni!

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GoinGlobal (Premier site found in your myOWU Quick Links)

Find international jobs and internships for 30 countries, updated daily. Includes expert advice on CVs, resumes, work permits and visas.

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Focus Assessments

Interactive career and education planning system combining self-assessment, career exploration, and career decision-making. Contact Career Connection for the access code.

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Opportunities & Resources for OWU Majors

Have you wondered what jobs, internships, or websites may be helpful within majors of interest? Look no further! Check out our full directory of helpful links that are tied to each major at OWU!

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What Can I Do With My Major?

Check out this resource to explore the job titles, employers and strategies that will be useful with your major.

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Employers by Major

Researching employers is key to the job search process! Use this tool to find employers based on your major and location of interest.

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External Career Resources

Review helpful outside career resources and links here.

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