Southwestern University

Office of Career Services

Our team approach combines personalized career advising with a wide variety of innovative programs, resources and opportunities to assist you in finding a career direction while enhancing the skills and abilities you need for both personal and professional success. 

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Office of Career Services

Phone

512.863.1346

Office of Career Services

Career Services
Career Services

We provide opportunities for you to explore a variety of occupations, gain valuable experience, and make connections to employers, grad schools, and other resources. We help you develop an individualized job search strategy for post graduation and lifelong career decision making. Together we enhance your personal experience through internships, work study, and student life opportunities design create the skills and abilities top employers and graduate schools are looking for.

Please stop by our office or call 512.863.1346 to schedule an appointment. 

Making good career decisions starts with exploration - looking inward at who you are and looking outward at the world of work and all its opportunities.

- Daniel Orozco, Director of Career Services



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