Individual counseling is available to enrolled students, alumni, faculty and staff by appointment or on a walk-in basis. Community members are also welcome to use our services, please call our office for rates. Appointments are available Monday through Friday 8 - 5 p.m. in Bouillon 206 on the Ellensburg campus. For scheduling please call 509-963-1921.
A career counselor can assist in the following areas:
- Selecting a major or graduate program
- Personal career inventories
- On-line assessments
- Resumes and cover letters
- Interviewing skills and preparation
- Successful job search strategies
- Graduate school process and application
- Employer research
- Career direction and career transition
- Alumni mentoring
- Informational interviews
CWU - Lynnwood:
Merridy Rennick, firstname.lastname@example.org, 425-640-1574 x3878
CWU - Des Moines:
Angela Engel, email@example.com, 206-439-3800 x3841
Online Career CounselingOnline career guidance is a service for Central Washington University students and alumni. This service is designed to assist individuals who are not able to meet individually with a career counselor. We will attempt to respond to questions within two business days of CWU normal working hours. Please submit your questions to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will also review resumes and cover letters via email. Please allow at least 5 business days for revisions.
Career EmploymentCareer Employment, located in Bouillon 206, assists faculty and staff in locating jobs. Career Employment provides: subscriptions to newspapers, magazines & other periodicals that profile job vacancies; industry information that includes a variety of directories that help job and internship seekers uncover potential employers in particular industries or in specific areas of the country; graduate school and entrance exam information; workshops are offered on resume writing, interviewing skills, placement file preparation, internships and finding jobs in a competitive market; many books, videos and handouts are available from our extensive Career Library; and several computers for job search use.