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Scheduling a Resumé Review Session

  • Students/alumni may schedule an in-person or telephone appointment with a Career Development Center staff member to have a rough draft of a resumé reviewed.  We encourage you to make an appointment at least two weeks prior to the date that you need your resume.
  • Call our office at 814-393-2323 to schedule an appointment.
  • E-mail a draft of your resume, as an attachment, to and receive feedback from our review team.

Steps to Take Prior to Your Appointment

  • Learn the basics of resumé writing by watching our YouTube Tutorial 
  • Prepare a rough draft of your resumé.
  • E-mail your resumé draft as a Microsoft Word attachment to
    Please allow 3-5 business days for a review when classes are in session and 7 - 10 business days during periods of high-volume submissions, during the summer session, and over breaks.
  • Bring your laptop or an electronic version of your resume to your appointment so you can easily make revisions to your rough draft during your consultation.


  • Curious as to what belongs in a career portfolio? Watch our YouTube video to find out!
  • Use the Career Portfolio Guide to begin developing your portfolio. Don't forget to schedule an appointment with our office for help unpacking what should be included and how to effectively utilize a portfolio.


Last Updated 11/11/18