Career Center in Becker Hall

Career Center in Becker Hall

At the Career Center, you will:

  • Align your personal passions with your academic and professional pursuits.
  • Connect with alumni in all fields through the Union Career Advisory Network (UCAN)
  • Write effective cover letters and resumes.
  • Power up your business etiquette, interviewing, and job search skills.
  • Meet potential employers at campus career and internship fairs and other employer alumni events.

DROP-IN APPOINTMENTS
New for the Fall 2022 Term, drop-in to the Career Center with a quick question. Drop-In Appointments are 15-minute appointments that are great for quick questions about Career Center resources, LinkedIn/Networking questions, or Handshake. Additionally Drop-In Appointments are available to assist with brief critiques/advising regarding first/second drafts of resumes and cover letters. No need to schedule ahead of time, just drop-in during the times below:

Fall Term 2022 Drop-In Schedule
Mondays
2:00pm -4:00pm

Wednesdays
1:00pm - 3:00pm

Fridays
12:00pm - 2:00pm

**30-minute scheduled appointments for more involved assistance are still available. Schedule these appointments through Handshake.**

APPOINTMENTS
Schedule appointments with Career Advisors through Handshake.

ALUMNI APPOINTMENTS
Union College Alumni who graduated between June 2015 - June 2022 are eligible to schedule appointments via Handshake. Alumni appointment availability opens September 28, 2022. If you have questions about accessing Handshake or appointment availability please email careercenter@union.edu.

BOOK A QUIET SPACE FOR AN INTERVIEW OR NETWORKING CALL
Students can reserve a room for an interview or networking call during business hours. Email careercenter@union.edu to book a room for use during business hours. Or, schedule a space on campus through 25Live: RCC 204, 301 or 410 in Reamer Campus Center, and if available, Minerva seminar rooms and Karp classrooms. We encourage you to place a "Do not disturb" sign on the door.

EMPLOYER/ALUMNI INFO SESSIONS & RECRUITING EVENTS IN HANDSHAKE
Employer/Graduate School representatives and Alumni will be presenting both virtual and in-person sessions to engage with students, share recruiting techniques, and tips about their hiring processes.

WORKSHOPS & PROGRAMS
Take advantage of Career Education and Professional Development workshops happening in our office. See the schedule in Handshake.

CAMPUS WIDE PROGRAM REQUEST FORM
Request Career Center staff to present a workshop/event for your group- Program Request Form Link

BIG INTERVIEW
Big Interview is our free, virtual training tool that helps you learn and practice your interviewing skill

UPCOMING EVENT SPOTLIGHT

CRCC STEM/Healthcare Job & Internship Fair
Thursday, November 3, 2022
11:00am- 2:00pm
IN PERSON!

LinkedIn FREE Photo Booth

Over 35 Participating Employers

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Career Center in Becker Hall

Career Center in Becker Hall

Career Center in Becker Hall

Stanley R. Becker Hall
807 Union St.
Schenectady, NY 12308

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Fax: (518) 388-6544

Office Hours

Mon - Fri: 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Sat - Sun: closed

-Appointments and workshops are scheduled through Handshake.