Virtual Resources

Announcement from Career & Personal Development

For the health and safety of our students, staff, and community, in-person appointments and programs have been temporarily suspended. Appointments and programs are being conducted virtually.

Schedule a virtual appointment for resume, cover letter, personal statement, and job/internship search assistance on Handshake. 

Connect with the Alma College Professional Network on LinkedIn. 

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Career Planning Toolkits

First Year Toolkit

Sophomore Year Toolkit

Junior & Senior Toolkit

Resources for Graduates during Covid-19

The Washington Center’s Guide for Graduating during Covid-19

Handshake’s Tools for Getting Hired Remotely 

Learn About & Apply for Remote Internships with the Virtual Student Federal Service

Handshake’s Tips for Making a Good Impression in a Virtual Job Interview

500 Companies Hiring on Handshake Right Now

Job Market Insights & Job Search Strategies from Experts

Resources for a Virtual World

Online Learning Tips from the Center for Student Opportunity

Virtual Internship Tips from Career & Personal Development

Online Interviewing Tips from Career & Personal Development

Complete Remote Volunteer Projects with

Build Skills and Prepare for Your Career

Resume Building

Cover Letter & Personal Statement Building

Focus 2: Free Career Exploration for Alma College Students

Free Courses from Coursera during Covid-19

One Month Free Trial from LinkedIn Learning