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Cornell Career Services 

  • Located in 103 Barnes Hall
  • Offers several valuable resources on their website, among them are:
    • The Cornell Career Guide is an excellent resource for tips on creating resumes and writing cover letters. 

    • Optimal Resume is an online Cornell service which provides a set of tools for crafting a high-impact, targeted resumes and cover letters and manage your career documents all from one central source.

    • Calendar of Career related events 

Engineering Career Center

  • Located in 201 Carpenter Hall

  • Offers many resources directed for engineering students in all fields.

    • Career workbooks on searching for employment, preparing for recruiting, interviewing, negotiating job offers and much more. (log in required)

    • Resume guides learn the preferred resume style for engineers, how to write an objective statement and a cover letter.

    • Events Calendar listing engineering career relevant recruiting events, workshops and campus networking events

    • MEng Job Search Orientation - start your career at Cornell by learning about effective job hunt strategies and how to prepare for on campus recruiting

    • Summer career webinars jump start your career search by participating in the summer career webinars on such topics as on campus recruiting, job search timeline and jb search for international students.


Career Beam  A terrific service for career development encompassing all aspects from resume writing, interview tips, and job search resources. Sign up for a free account through Cornell for access to all it has to offer.