Career Center

Career Fair

Providing opportunities for students to discover their career interests, articulate their skills, and locate internships and employment.

  • Career Planning, otherwise known as the Career Development Process is a life-long process of self assessment, exploring options, developing skills, marketing yourself, and performing on the job.

    Faculty, staff, advisors, educational counselors, and the Center for Leadership, Activities, and Career Services are all to help you.

    • Career Planning
      We will help you create a road map to reach your career goals.

    • Skills Development
      We will help you find opportunities to practice and enhance your skills.

    • Employment Opportunities
      We maintain employment and internship listings with potential employers.

    • Marketing yourself
      We will help you market your skills and feel comfortable talking about yourself.

    • Job Performance
      We can help you evaluate your value to your current employer, strategize and learn to negotiate.
  • Type of Service Dates/Times Location
    Alumni in Residence Go to Handshake under events to register for an appointment UCB 121
    Career Planning or Consulting Please schedule an appointment through Handshake or call 231-591-2685. UCB 121

    Career and Internship Fair - All Majors

    Go to Handshake to find out more information.

    February 20th, 2020 Ewigleben Sports Complex
    Career Prep Workshops Refer to the University Calendar or Handshake events.  Variety of Locations
    Certificate Programs

    Essential Skills

    Career Experience

    Entrepreneurship Institute

    Sign up through Handshake appointments to receive details.

    For assistance contact [email protected] or call 231-591-2685
    Document Review - resume, portfolio, cover letter, co-curricular transcript

    1. Submit your resume through Resume Worded or JobScan.

    2. Schedule an appointment through Handshake.

    3. Attend a review session.

    Appointments may be scheduled as:

    - Video

    - Phone Calls

    - Emails

    - In Person

    Faculty/Staff Services To request a classroom presentation or resources email career center staff at least 2 weeks in advance.   
    Handshake University Recruitment Platform - Schedule appointments, build your profile,  search employers, career event info, peer to peer messaging apply to jobs, and career resources.

    Access Handshake here

    Handshake is also located in MyFSU. Single sign on for students. Faculty/Staff should access through MyFSU employee workplace dashboard. Use Ferris Email.

    Alumni may request access to log on at Handshake. 

    The First Lady's Attic - Professional Clothing Dates and times listed here

    UCB 134

    Contact CLACS during non - operating hours

    Practice Interviews

    Scheduled through Handshake for in person, video chat, or virtual interviews. 

    Big Interview provides virtual practice here

    UCB 121

    Handshake Tutorials:

    1. Learn to search for a job here

    2. Learn to apply for a job here.