Career Services Virtual Assistance
Providing you with compassionate and quality services continues to be our top priority. Our services are available to you remotely and we are working closely with our employer partners to keep you informed of their plans. We encourage you to review the following resources.
Career Advising Appointments
Our advisors are taking appointments each week. You can choose to make an appointment by phone or Zoom meeting. Schedule your appointment in Navigate South or email your appointment request to careerservices@southalabama.
Drop-In Career Advising Hours
NOTE: Please drop-in again beginning Monday, August 3rd! This service will not be offered in July.
- Monday, Wednesday and Friday - 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
- Tuesday and Thursday - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
You can drop-in for a 15-minute virtual session. The Zoom drop-in schedule is located at the bottom of this page under 'Upcoming Events Calendar'. The advisor's contact details are available on the calendar to connect by video or phone during drop-in hours.
Career Services has a variety of digital resources to assist you with exploring careers and majors, researching specific industries and companies and developing professional skills and competencies.
For those of you seeking a job or internship right now, don't be discouraged. We recommend you review the articles and resources on the current job market to assist you in your search.
Career Services is hosting a weekly virtual workshop summertime series featuring Career Chats with an Employer. Make plans to join in on one or more of these live Zoom sessions!
Career Services remains dedicated to you and your career development. If we can be of any assistance to you, please take advantage of the above resources or reach out to us directly at (251) 460-6188 or firstname.lastname@example.org!
Handshake is the university's platform to connect students, alumni, and employers. Discover information on jobs, internships, co-ops, events, and on-campus recruiting opportunities.
Getting Started with Handshake
Students and alumni access the Handshake - Students page for detailed instructions on the following:
- Logging into your account
- Creating your profile
- Document review
- Uploading your resume
- Searching for a job, internship, or co-op opportunities
- Applying for a job/internship
- Career Fairs and Events
IMPORTANT: We highly encourage you to update your resume prior to uploading to Handshake to ensure you have a quality document that is competitive for employment purposes. For information on perfecting your resume, view our Resume Writing page. To request a resume critique contact our office at (251) 460-6188 or email@example.com.
Employers access the Handshake - Employers page for detailed instructions on the following:
- Registering your account
- Registering USA Campus Departments
- Posting a job opportunity
- Career Fairs and Events