Career Advising: 2021-2022


Fall 2021 Hours:

Monday - Thursday| 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM (PST)
Friday| 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (PST)

Schedule an Advising Appointment

Fall 2021 sessions will be in-person and virtual. 


Fall 2021 Hours: August 23 - December 10

HOLIDAY/WINTER BREAK: Drop-ins are unavailable 11/24-11/28 for the Thanksgiving holiday and 12/13-1/10 for the winter break. Scheduled appointments are available 12/13-12/22 and 1/3-1/7.

Check-in at Ronald Tutor Hall (RTH) 218. The career advising meeting will continue to be held outdoors on the 2nd-floor patio; dress for your comfort. 

Monday - Wednesday | 2:00 PM - 6:30 PM (PST) | In-Person
Thursday | 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM (PST) | In-Person
Thursday | 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM (PST) | Zoom 
Friday | 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM (PST) | In-Person


Drop-In Waitlist Information

  • The waitlist is available starting at 1:55 PM PST Monday - Friday and will close 20 minutes before the end of each session.
  • Waitlist requests may be limited based on the number of slots available each day.
  • You will receive a text message when it is your turn. Please arrive at check-in within 5 minutes to avoid being removed from the waitlist.
  • Drop-ins are first-come, first-served.
  • If you are unable to attend a drop-in session, please remove yourself from the waitlist.

Viterbi Career Connections encourages all students to make career advising appointments or stop by our drop-in hours! Our Career Advisors provide advising sessions tailored to meet individual student needs and goals.

Common topics can include:

  • On-Campus Recruitment Agreement
  • Your internship or job search  search
  • Career exploration
  • Informational interviewing
  • Developing professional goals
  • Building and maintaining a professional network
  • Building your LinkedIn
  • Interviewing
  • How to communicate with a supervisors at an internship
  • Negotiating and evaluating job or internship offers
  • Managing multiple offers
  • Resume and cover letter review (only available during drop-in hours or in advising appointments during the summer semester).

Meet Your Viterbi Career Advising Team!


Kaitlin Harada, Director


M. Lilian Barajas, Associate Director


Maggie Cutler Young, Employer Relations


Patty Dang, Assistant Director


Brittany Chu, Assistant Director

Published on December 8th, 2016

Last updated on November 19th, 2021