The Career Development Centre is here to support all programs and prepare their students for employment. Assistance is available for:
Lunchtime workshops which are open to all Capilano University students and alumni are scheduled throughout the Fall and Spring semesters. The schedule for the current semester can be found on the
Career Development Workshops page.
If your course/program would benefit from a class-based workshop, the Career Development Centre is happy to arrange this with you. Please email
firstname.lastname@example.org to set this up. The workshop content can be customized to your specific student group.
To make your students aware of the services available from the Career Development Centre, we are available to give a short 5-10 minute introduction within your class. Please email
email@example.com to schedule this.
Up-to-date resume, cover letter, interview and networking guides are available on the
Student Resources page. These can be downloaded in PDF format (no hard copies are available).
Capilano University online job board has full-time, part-time, summer and volunteer opportunities for all student groups. Please refer any employers who contact you wishing to post an employment opportunity to the
Post a Job page of our website.
The Career Development Centre office is located in Birch 270A. Students can make appointments by emailing
firstname.lastname@example.org or dropping by the office.
The Career Development Centre also offers drop-in sessions for students to meet our advisors for a quick 15-minute chat on Mondays and Thursdays 11:30am-12:30pm at Birch 271 (Career Resource Centre).
Career Services Resume Guide 2015 (pdf)
Career Services Cover Letter Guide 2015 (pdf)
Career Services Interview Guide 2015 (pdf)
Career Services Networking Guide 2015 (pdf)
Developing your Value Proposition (pdf)
Action Verb List (pdf)
Dress for Success (pdf)
Christine Hoppenrath, Instructor, School of Communication
Maja -- and her team-- were phenomenal. Maja has visited three of my classes explaining cover letters and resumes to them. Then she met students individually to go over their workplace documents. Students told me this was SO useful as they were....more
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