• Career Center

The Career Center is Far More Than Resume Help

If you haven't been in to the Career Center or online with Handshake to see all we offer, you're missing out.

Career Lab: Mon-Fridays, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm in 484 Rauch Business Center

This is one of the easiest ways to get help with your resume or ask career questions! Bring your laptop and join a working group session led by career center staff.


Career Lab is for:

  • Resume help

  • Cover letter reviews

  • Job or internship searching questions

  • Career Expo Prep

  • Handshake demos

  • LinkedIn profile review & networking steps

  • Using the mentor program Lehigh Connects

  • Interview questions or On campus Interview basics

No appointment needed, come and go anytime during Career Lab



Career Skills Workshops, every Wednesday at 4:10 p.m. in Williams Hall 070

Every student will need to develop essential career skills before beginning an internship or job search. Join our career team on one of many rotating topics every Wednesday to learn more about various career skills and resources.  Topics and employer guest speakers will be noted on Handshake.

Topics included:

  • Navigating Handshake

  • Expo Prep

  • Elevator Pitch

  • Interviewing

  • Resume/Cover Letter

  • Networking

  • + More

Join us and expand your career skills knowledge!


Undeclared?

Many students start their time at Lehigh without an academic major. Connect with the Career Center to begin exploring your career options.


Explore Careers on Vault: Here you can watch videos and read industry guides from professionals in a wide range of positions.


STRONG assessment - Be matched with career pathways, jobs and industries that align with your skills and interests. This assessment is a great way to start exploring career options that might be a good fit for you.


Strengths assessment - Use this assessment to better understand your natural talents and how you can apply them to a career path, job, skill or industry.


Handshake Resource page, Explore Career Tile: Review online tools like Buzzfile (matching employers by state to academic majors) and What Can I do with this major website that lets you see job paths and job titles that connect to academic majors.



Job and Internship Searching



Network

Lehigh Connects, alum to student Mentor program. Review over 1,000 mentor profiles with options to meet, message to request long term mentors.


LinkedIn Career insights page for Lehigh University. Sort from over 50,000 Lehigh alum and student profiles where you can learn academic and career details and message members.


Students page on Handshake: sort student profiles by major, previous employers, student organizations and more to see the experience Lehigh students are gaining on and off campus



Attend on campus Events

Review event options, dates, times, locations and RSVP on the Handshake Event page

Register for the career expo and see a list of participating recruiters who plan to attend

Meet employers who visit campus for information sessions



Career Coaching

Meet 1-on-1 with a Career Coach by scheduling an appointment on Handshake



Center for Career & Professional Development

Maginnes Suite 500

(610) 758-3710

careercenter@lehigh.edu

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