How to Make an Appointment

Handshake logoLog in to Handshake and click the "Career Center" tab and then select "Appointments" from the drop-down menu.  

Peer Career Advisers

Can't make it in to the office but still looking to get help? Meet with a Peer Career Adviser to review your resume or cover letter, or to get help on your Whitman Internship Grant application! The Spring 2019 Peer Career Advisers are Malia Brooks '20Katie Davie '19, and Grant Traynor '19, and can be found in the following locations:

  • Cleveland Cafe-- Monday 10am-12pm, 1:30pm-3:30pm; Saturday & Sunday 1pm-3pm.
  • Jewett Cafe-- Wednesday 1pm-4pm; Friday 3pm-5pm.
  • SEC Office (Reid 219)-- Wednesday 1pm-4pm; Friday 3pm-5pm.
  • Reid Cafe-- Thursday 2:30pm-5:30pm.

  • Also Peer Career Advisors will be at the Colville Street Patisserie on March 30th and April 27th (the last Saturday of the month)! They can buy you coffee or pastries and look over your resume. 

Calendar with locations and times for Peer Career Advisers

Appointment Types

We offer appointments for many topics, skills, and programs. Below are the categories of appointments we offer and the types that fall within them. 

I don't know what I'm doing with my life.

  • Getting Started with a Career Assessment
  • Career Coaching - 30 minutes
  • Career Coaching - 60 minutes

I'd like to volunteer in Walla Walla and connect to the community.

  • Getting Started with Community Service
  • America Reads/America Counts Information Session
  • Getting Involved with Local Schools
  • Getting Invovled with Community Programs
  • Community Service Leadership Opportunities
  • Brainstorm a New Service Program for Students
  • Community Fellow Program

I'm looking for a Work Study job.

I want to work on my resume and/or cover letter.

  • Getting Started with a Resume
  • Resume Review - 30 minutes
  • Business Resume Review - 30 minutes
  • Resume Full Assessment - 60 minutes
  • Getting Started with a Cover Letter
  • General Cover Letter Review - 30 minutes
  • Business Cover Letter Review - 30 minutes
  • Getting Started with a Curriculum Vitae
  • Curriculum Vitae Review - 30 minutes

I'm looking for employment.

  • Getting Started with Handshake
  • Getting Started with a Career Assessment
  • Job Search Resources
  • Career Coaching - 30 minutes
  • Career Coaching - 60 minutes

I'm looking for an internship.

  • Internship Search Resources
  • Whitman Internship Grant - Information
  • Whitman Internship Grant - Application Review
  • Create - Develop - Pitch an Internship
  • Community Fellows Program
  • Community Service Leadership Opportunities
  • Career Coaching - 30 minutes

I want to create or update my LinkedIn profile.

  • LinkedIn Profile Set-Up
  • LinkedIn Profile Review
  • LinkedIn/Handshake Profile Headshot

I'm preparing for an interview.

  • General Practice Interview Prep
  • General Practice Interview
  • Business Practice Interview Prep
  • Business Practice Interview

I'm interested in connecting with alumni.

  • Alumni Networks

I'm thinking about graduate school or a post-graduate degree. 

  • Graduate School - Where should I start?
  • Graduate School Application Review
  • Getting Started with a Curriculum Vitae
  • Curriculum Vitae Review - 30 minutes
  • Full Curriculum Vitae Assessment - 60 minutes
  • General Practice Interview Prep
  • General Practice Interview