Career Education Center Programs and Services

First-Year Students

Drop-In Appointments
Come to a 15-minute drop-in Monday-Friday, 1 to 3 p.m., to discuss Cawley Career Education Center resources, review resumes, cover letters or other documents, or start planning your internship or job search.

Career Exploration Seminars
Build your career story and strategy in community with students from your class year.  Sign up in the events tab in Handshake.

Industry Hours
If you are interested in a specific industry, but you're not sure where to start, join one of our advisors for industry hours. They'll answer your questions about getting into the industry, what the hiring timelines are, and how to apply. Sign-up for industry exploration seminars in the events tab in Handshake.

Industry areas include:

  • consulting; creative: arts, media, and communication
  • finance
  • general business
  • government, nonprofit, and education
  • health, science, and technology
  • pre-law and legal.

Mock Interview Appointments
If you would like to practice for an interview, please attend drop-ins (Monday-Friday, 1-3 p.m.) to meet with a staff member or stop by to pick up our interviewing guide.

To learn more about our resources, download our Undergraduate Programs and Services guide (PDF).

Sophomores

Drop-In Appointments
Come to a 15-minute drop-in Monday-Friday, 1 to 3 p.m., to discuss Cawley Career Education Center resources, review resumes, cover letters or other documents, or start planning your internship or job search.

Career Exploration Appointments
Clarify your career story, explore options, and develop a general strategy for moving forward. Career counselors can talk with you about:

  • choosing your major
  • exploring values, interests, and skills
  • strategizing your job and internship search
  • graduate or professional school
  • the intersectionality of career and identity
  • connecting and integrating your Georgetown experiences.

Sign up for an appointment in Handshake

Career Exploration Seminars
Build your career story and strategy in community with students from your class year. Sign up in the events tab in Handshake.

Industry Advising Appointments
Explore a particular industry, discuss internship or job search strategies, and understand recruiting processes and timelines. Visit Handshake to schedule appointments in areas including:

  • consulting
  • creative: arts, media, and communication
  • finance
  • general business
  • government, nonprofit, and education
  • health, science, and technology
  • pre-law and legal.

Mock Interview Appointments
If you would like to practice for an interview, please attend drop-ins or stop by to pick up our interviewing guide. After October, sign up in Handshake for a practice behavioral interview with a staff member. 

To learn more about our resources, download our Undergraduate Programs and Services (PDF).

Juniors and Seniors

Drop-In Appointments
Come to a 15-minute drop-in Monday-Friday, 1 to 3 p.m., to discuss Cawley Career Education Center resources, review documents, or start planning an internship or job search.

Career Exploration Appointments
Clarify your career story, explore options, and develop a general strategy for moving forward. Career counselors can talk with you about:

  • choosing your major
  • exploring values, interests, and skills
  • strategizing your job and internship search
  • graduate or professional school
  • the intersectionality of career and identity
  • connecting and integrating your Georgetown experiences. 

Sign up for an appointment in Handshake

Industry Advising Appointments and Hours
Explore a particular industry, discuss internship or job search strategies, and understand recruiting processes and timelines.

Visit Handshake to schedule appointments in areas including:

  • consulting
  • creative: arts, media, and communication
  • finance
  • general business
  • government, nonprofit, and education
  • health, science, and technology
  • pre-law and legal.

Mock Interview Appointments
Sign up in Handshake for a practice behavioral interview with a staff member. We can review the interview and review your responses with you. 

To learn more about our resources, download our Undergraduate Programs and Services guide (PDF).

Graduate Students

Drop-In Appointments
Come to a 15-minute drop-in Monday-Friday, 1 to 3 p.m., to discuss Cawley Career Education Center resources, review documents, or start planning an internship or job search.

Events and Programs
Attend events, ranging from employer presentations to educational seminars. Visit the events tab in Handshake for listings. Of particular note are the Health, Science, and Technology Career Fair, Fall Career Fair, and career seminars for grad students.

Handshake
Our job and internship database, contains thousands of listings throughout the year.  Visit Handshake, create your profile, and check out our upcoming events and most recent postings.

For information specific to your program, download the appropriate guide below:

Alumni

Hoya Saxa! The Cawley Career Education Center provides a number of career development resources and programs to support alumni after they leave the Hilltop. Additionally, Georgetown’s Alumni Career Services works to provide alumni with lifelong career development and networking opportunities at all stages of career development.

For information on how we support alumni, download our Alumni Programs and Services guide (PDF).