Virtual Career Lounge - No appointment required

Our Career Peer Educators will be available at the virtual career lounge to help with any career-related questions!
No appointment required. Let our Career Peers help you!

Fall 2020 schedule

Mon ● Wed - 2:30PM to 4:30PM

Tue - 12:00PM to 2:00PM

Thu - 12:00PM to 4:00PM

Fri - 1:00PM - 4:00PM

Meeting password is required to join this zoom meeting!
 Access the meeting password from the Career Centre's welcome page or
your student/new grad dashboard page on Experience York 

What is the Career Lounge?

What to expect at the Career Lounge

What to expect at the Career Lounge?

Our Career Peer Educators will be on hand to help with:

  • Resumé & Cover Letters
  • Job Searching & Networking
  • Interview Skills & Preparation
  • Navigating the Career Centre Website
  • LinkedIn: Building a Profile & Job Searching
  • Exploring What You Can do With Your Degree
  • Resources at the Career Centre and on Campus
  • Any other career questions you have!

Upcoming Drop by Sessions

Nov
2
Mon
Virtual Career Lounge @ Online Zoom
Nov 2 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Virtual Career Lounge @ Online Zoom

Meeting password is required to join this zoom meeting! Access the meeting password from the Career Centre's welcome page or your student/new grad dashboard on Experience York 

No registration or time limit!

Our Career Peer Educator will be online on zoom to help with:

  • Resumé & Cover Letters
  • Job Searching & Networking
  • Interview Skills & Preparation
  • LinkedIn: Building a Profile & Job Searching
  • Exploring What You Can do With Your Degree
  • Resources at the Career Centre and on Campus
  • Navigating the Career Centre Website
  • Any other career questions you have!
Nov
3
Tue
Virtual Career Lounge @ Online Zoom
Nov 3 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Virtual Career Lounge @ Online Zoom

Meeting password is required to join this zoom meeting! Access the meeting password from the Career Centre's welcome page or your student/new grad dashboard on Experience York 

No registration or time limit!

Our Career Peer Educator will be online on zoom to help with:

  • Resumé & Cover Letters
  • Job Searching & Networking
  • Interview Skills & Preparation
  • LinkedIn: Building a Profile & Job Searching
  • Exploring What You Can do With Your Degree
  • Resources at the Career Centre and on Campus
  • Navigating the Career Centre Website
  • Any other career questions you have!
Nov
4
Wed
Virtual Career Lounge @ Online Zoom
Nov 4 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Virtual Career Lounge @ Online Zoom

Meeting password is required to join this zoom meeting! Access the meeting password from the Career Centre's welcome page or your student/new grad dashboard on Experience York 

No registration or time limit!

Our Career Peer Educator will be online on zoom to help with:

  • Resumé & Cover Letters
  • Job Searching & Networking
  • Interview Skills & Preparation
  • LinkedIn: Building a Profile & Job Searching
  • Exploring What You Can do With Your Degree
  • Resources at the Career Centre and on Campus
  • Navigating the Career Centre Website
  • Any other career questions you have!
Nov
5
Thu
Virtual Career Lounge @ Online Zoom
Nov 5 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Virtual Career Lounge @ Online Zoom

Meeting password is required to join this zoom meeting! Access the meeting password from the Career Centre's welcome page or your student/new grad dashboard on Experience York 

No registration or time limit!

Our Career Peer Educator will be online on zoom to help with:

  • Resumé & Cover Letters
  • Job Searching & Networking
  • Interview Skills & Preparation
  • LinkedIn: Building a Profile & Job Searching
  • Exploring What You Can do With Your Degree
  • Resources at the Career Centre and on Campus
  • Navigating the Career Centre Website
  • Any other career questions you have!
Nov
6
Fri
Virtual Career Lounge @ Online Zoom
Nov 6 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Virtual Career Lounge @ Online Zoom

Meeting password is required to join this zoom meeting! Access the meeting password from the Career Centre's welcome page or your student/new grad dashboard on Experience York 

No registration or time limit!

Our Career Peer Educator will be online on zoom to help with:

  • Resumé & Cover Letters
  • Job Searching & Networking
  • Interview Skills & Preparation
  • LinkedIn: Building a Profile & Job Searching
  • Exploring What You Can do With Your Degree
  • Resources at the Career Centre and on Campus
  • Navigating the Career Centre Website
  • Any other career questions you have!
Nov
9
Mon
Virtual Career Lounge @ Online Zoom
Nov 9 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Virtual Career Lounge @ Online Zoom

Meeting password is required to join this zoom meeting! Access the meeting password from the Career Centre's welcome page or your student/new grad dashboard on Experience York 

No registration or time limit!

Our Career Peer Educator will be online on zoom to help with:

  • Resumé & Cover Letters
  • Job Searching & Networking
  • Interview Skills & Preparation
  • LinkedIn: Building a Profile & Job Searching
  • Exploring What You Can do With Your Degree
  • Resources at the Career Centre and on Campus
  • Navigating the Career Centre Website
  • Any other career questions you have!

Student Testimonials

Student Testimonial 8 “I was looking for a job and found helpful tips and resources through the Career Lounge.”
- 1st Year Engineering Student
Student Testimonial 7 “I came to the Career Lounge with questions about career planning and job search. Amazing opportunity for networking.”
- Khatia, 3rd Year Liberal Arts & Professional Studies Student
Student Testimonial 6 “I learned how to build my resumé at the Career Lounge. Definitely useful and helpful.”
- Ritwik Dev, 2nd Year Environmental Studies Student
Student Testimonial 5 “I visited the Career Lounge and improved my resumé and cover letter. I liked the layout of the room; warm and lots of natural light, bright paint. If you are thinking about visiting, go for it.”
- 4th Year Liberal Arts & Professional Studies Student
Student Testimonial 4 “The Career Lounge is a fantastic resource with extremely friendly and knowledgeable staff who are committed to helping both current students and alumni. The ability to drop-by during Lounge hours meant I could choose a time to visit that worked around my busy schedule.”
- 2017 Education Alum
Student Testimonial 3 “The peers helped me to ease my anxiety about a job interview, learn how to prepare good answers to questions, and practice answering using the STAR technique. Go see the peers!”
- 4th Year Science Student
Student Testimonial 2 “I came to the Career Lounge to look for an on-campus job and enjoyed learning about pursuing my career path in addition to learning about job searching. At the Career Lounge, they will assist you in what you want in a relatable way, it doesn't feel stiff and formal, you can be yourself.”
- Zachary Stewart, 1st Year Liberal Arts & Professional Studies Student
Student Testimonial 1 “I visited the Lounge to learn how to write a resumé and cover letter and now I have a fully developed resumé and cover letter and know how to update my documents. The staff were friendly and there were many valuable resources available. If you have any doubts or issues about your career, resumé, cover letter, or finding a job, you should come by the Career Lounge.”
- Denise Amanda Atton, 3rd Year Science Student