Career Centre

Career Services

If you are looking for career planning assistance or choosing career goals, please contact Counseling in Student Services.

Career Coaching

A 30-minute career coaching appointment can help students and alumni with any of the following areas: 

  • Resume writing
  • Cover letter writing
  • Job search skills
  • Interview skills 

If you would like to book an appointment please visit CareerLink and follow these easy steps:

  1. Login to CareerLink (if you have never logged in before, check your student email for password re-set instructions).
  2. Click on "Meet with a Career Coach" located under "Career Coaching" on the right hand side of the homepage.
  3. Select your desired type of appointment, date range, time range and desired day(s). 
  4. Press "Check Availability" and then choose an available appointment from the list on the right.
  5. Fill out the requested fields and then submit your request.

Once you have booked an appointment, the Career Centre will review the appointment and either send you a confirmation e-mail or a cancellation e-mail. If you should receive a cancellation e-mail, please schedule another appointment during a different date and/or time.

Please bring your resume, cover letter and any relevant job postings and/or recent applications to the respected appointments.

Career Resources

The Career Centre Resource Room is located in room S3123g and is available Monday through Friday from 9:30 am–4:30 pm on a drop-in basis. Here students and alumni can make use of computers and office equipment for career related tasks.

Are you looking for information to help you with your career development? See below for links to handouts, labour market information, employment with BC Public Service and cultural information in the workplace.

Handouts

What Can I Do With This Major

CPA Recruitment Information 

Labour Market Information

Employment with BC Public Service

Cultural Information

Student Business Cards

‌‌‌‌‌Contact the UFV Career Centre today to order personalized UFV student business cards. Business cards are an essential tool sure to impress during job interviews and at networking events.  UFV student business cards are professional and designed specifically for UFV students.

Business cards are 48 for $5.00.

In order to receive your business cards, you will need to drop off the $5.00 cash deposit before the order is completed. You will receive a confirmation email once the business cards are available for pickup. Please allow one week for processing. For Alumni business cards, please contact the Alumni Association.

Order student business cards

Career Peer Program

Are you looking for an opportunity to develop and enhance your leadership, communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills? Do you enjoy working with your peers? Would you be interested in further developing your résumé and cover letter writing skills? Then you should apply to be a career peer. The career peer job postings are posted before the start of the fall and winter semesters on CareerLink. Note that the career peer position is a work-study position.

Career peers provide one-on-one assistance to students on résumés and cover letters, as well as promote the peer coaching program and other Career Centre services and programs to students.

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