Our helpful team of academic and career advisors can help students get the most out of their college experience during an individual appointment or during Drop-In Hours. Our academic advisors are primary academic advisors for all 1st and 2nd year students. Our staffis dedicated to advancing and supporting campus-wide academic and career advising. We are available to attend department meetings, visit classes, and coordinate with clubs, organizations and residence hall staff to offer assistance. If you want to promote student success and think we can help, let us know and count us in! Click for a guide to Advisor/Mentor Roles.
Career Curriculum Integration Program (CCI) actively prepares students for their future careers by integrating career development into their major courses and teaches them how to market those skills. Visit acac.humboldt.edu/curriculum for more information.
ZOOM Virtual Drop-In hours: Quick academic and career advice, and drop-in resume and cover letter review. Monday through Friday, 10 am to 1 pm on ZOOM: https://humboldtstate.zoom.us/j/88296161353 (passcode 111777). Peer Advisors, as well as our professional staff, are available during drop-in hours for quick advice regarding: Job Search Basics; Basic DARS Review; Quick Resume Review; Declaring a Major/Major Change; Adding a Minor; Navigating HSU Handshake; How to Use DARS Degree Planner; Cover Letter Review.
HSU Handshake: Search for summer jobs, internships, campus jobs, community service work-study. Sign up to participate in on-campus events and workshops. Call 826-3341 for access and assistance.
Events and Skillshops: Visit Handshake to register for signature career events or sign up for skillshops through the ACAC skillshops calendar.
Career Advising Services for Staff and Faculty
Class or club presentations on resume writing, interview techniques, job and internship search, career options for majors, and other topics
Collaboration on incorporating career development into academic coursework
Assistance hiring students for your department or research projects
Guidelines for writing letters of recommendation
Academic and Career Advising Center tours
Academic Advising Services for Staff and Faculty
Offer training and workshops on developmental advising, general education, academic policies and procedures for faculty advisors and department coordinators
Attend department meetings
Coordinate with residence hall staff to offer schedule-building sessions