Frequently Asked Questions

    • Do you work with faculty members to support career education in the classroom?

      Yes! We welcome any faculty member who would like to discuss how they can incorporate career engagement activities into their courses. We also work closely with faculty to deliver career-related presentations or workshops in their classes. We look forward to collaborating with faculty members to determine how we can best support the learning outcomes of the course.

      Please contact our team for more information:

      Career Services Advisor supporting students and alumni of the Faculty of Business & Professional Studies:

      Maja Horgas
      604.990.7872
      majahorgas@capilanou.ca

      Career Services Advisor supporting students and alumni of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences; Faculty of Education, Health and Human Development; Faculty of Fine and Applied Arts; and the Faculty of Global and Community Studies: 

      Asel Temirova
      604.986.1911 ext. 7254
      aseltemirova@capilanou.ca

      Manager, Career Services:

      Nancy Ng
      604.990.7922
      nng@capilanou.ca

      What types of services do you offer?

      We help students develop career awareness, preparation and management skills. These are some of the ways we can support you:

      • One-to-one advising and coaching: self-assessment and reflection, career exploration and selection, job search and employment skills, and strategies to succeed on the job.
      • Workshops: we offer a comprehensive series of workshops every semester. Make sure you register to save a spot.
      • Events: stay connected with us through our website and Facebook page to learn more about upcoming events connecting you with industries and employers
      • Career Resources and Programs: visit us in BR 270, CE 338 or access resources and learn more about our existing and emerging programs online by visiting our website or liking our Facebook page.

      I graduated from Capilano University a few years ago. Can I use your services?

      Yes.  Our grads are welcome back at anytime.  Please call us to book an appointment at 604.984.4965 or email us careerservices@capilanou.ca

      Do you help students from all programs on campus?

      Yes! We have two Career Services Advisor specializing in different areas of study:

      Career Services Advisor supporting students and alumni of the Faculty of Business & Professional Studies:

      Maja Horgas
      604.990.7872
      majahorgas@capilanou.ca

      Career Services Advisor supporting students and alumni of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences; Faculty of Education, Health and Human Development; Faculty of Fine and Applied Arts; and the Faculty of Global and Community Studies: 

      Asel Temirova
      604.986.1911 ext. 7254
      aseltemirova@capilanou.ca

      Where are you located?

      We are in the BIRCH building, Room 270 A (Sane Vatougios), C (Asel Temirova) & D (Nancy Ng) and Cedar 338 (Maja Horgas)

      I am an International Student, can I still use the services provided by Student Employment Services?

      Yes, but keep in mind that we cannot help you with obtaining a work permit.  Please contact the Centre for International Experience for more information about working in Canada.

      Where can I find a tutor, or become a tutor?

      Please contact the CSU - Capilano Student Union for more information. You can also access our job board to find tutoring opportunities.