Resources for Students & Alumni

*Despite the restraints put in place by Covid-19, Grand View’s Career Center remains committed helping students and employers. We have utilized many virtual tools including Handshake (online job platform), virtual drop-ins for students, and much more. We are still allowing in-person appointments to be scheduled. If you have any questions please contact careers@grandview.edu.

As part of our comprehensive commitment to career development, we strive to provide students and alumni with the quality training and tools necessary to find meaningful life work.

Check out these handy resources and services below to start charting your future success!

Schedule An Appointment / Virtual Drop-in

Getting in touch with the Career Center is easy! There are two options for students to ask questions or receive help with any of the following:

  • Work Study & On Campus Employment
  • Interview Prep & Mock Interviews
  • Resume & Cover Letters
  • Applications
  • Finding A Job or Internship
  • Preparing For Graduate School

In-Person Appointment

Career Center encourages students to schedule an in-person appointment through myView's Navigate.

Virtual Drop-in

Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 12 p.m. – 1 p.m. the Career Center will be available virtually via Zoom. Students may click the button below to enter a Zoom waiting room and a Career Center staff member will greet you as they become available.

Virtual Drop-in

Additional Assistance

The Career Center will also assist students in finding their vocation, including the following areas: 

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to reach us at careers @ grandview.edu.

Resume & Cover Letter

The Career Center will assist in the following areas: 

  • Handouts and guides
  • Resume and cover letter critique
  • Workshops

Further student resources are available at myView > Career Center.

Contact the Career Center to schedule a time to get the resources you need.

Internships

The Career Center will assist in the following areas:

  • Internship Planning - Search Handshake for Opportunities
  • Researching Opportunities
  • Helping With Application Materials (resume, cover letter)
  • Mock Interviews

Learn About Internship Programming

Employment Opportunities

The Career Center will assist in the following areas: 

Contact the Career Center to get your questions answered.

Career Resources

The Career Center will assist in the following areas: 

  • Job handouts
  • Employer information
  • Occupational information
  • Salary surveys
  • Career planning books
  • Supply/demand information

Further student resources are available at myView > Career Center.

Contact the Career Center to schedule a time to meet with them to get the help you need.

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Teacher Employment

The Career Center will assist in the following areas: 

  • Job search planning
  • School district mock interviews
  • Education job fairs

Contact the Career Center to get your questions answered.

Graduate School

The Career Center will assist in the following areas: 

  • Entrance exam information, including online resources for Graduate School Admissions Exam Practice (GMAT, GRE, LSAT, MAT, MCAT, PCAT) and updated study guides / practice tests in the GV Library.
  • Counsel on developing a Statement of Purpose.
  • Information on timeline & planning using Centralized Application Services.
  • Kuder® Journey - a comprehensive information for graduate and professional school options.

Further student resources are available at myView > Career Center.

Prepare for Graduate School

Virtual and On-Campus Interviews & Events

The Career Center will assist in the following areas: 

  • Employers interview each fall and spring semester
  • Interview for full-time, intern, and summer opportunities

Scheduled events can be found within the Career Center Programming section above or by checking the campus calendar below.

Check Out Upcoming Events