Kim Rolfe and Daniel Sheppard '18 work through a sample interview problem on a white board.

Drop-Ins

Drop-in hours are for questions that take 15 minutes or less. Not sure to whom you want to talk? Visit the About the Staff page.

  Monday Tuesday Friday
Gayle Townsend '80
Career Counseling
3-5 PM  
Kimberly Rolfe
Business Engagement
2-4:30 PM
Victoria Wolff '12 
Internship Programs
3-5 PM

If you want to schedule a session ahead of time or have a more substantial request, consider making an appointment.  Appointments create time to really dig into a topic, whether it's a resume overhaul or the existential job vs. career debate.

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.  

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