Career Center Resources

At the HSU Academic and Career Advising Center, advisors are available to help students connect their campus experience to future careers while guiding them through timely degree completion. The office is located on the lower level of Gist Hall in room 114, Monday – Friday 9:00AM – 4:00 PM.

Individual appointments with advisors are available by calling 707-826-3341 to discuss:

  • Career Guidance and Exploration
  • Resume/Cover Letter Assistance
  • Interviewing Tips
  • Job/Internship Search Assistance
  • DARS Questions
  • Transfer or Withdrawal from the University
  • Academic Struggles
  • Graduate/Professional School Application Assistance

Walk-ins are available Monday – Friday 10:00AM – 1:00PM to discuss

  • Quick Resume Review
  • Cover Letter Review
  • Basic DARS Review
  • Transferring Courses for Credit at HSU



The Academic and Career Advising Center offers a plethora of resources related to local part-time jobs as well as Federal Work Study positions for students.

The advising center also provides information and support for graduates to locate positions tailored to their interests. These include:

Resumes and Cover Letters

Find tips on what should be included on a resume and select from different formats and layout ideas that fit your education and experience.  Examples of CVs and cover letters.

Interviewing Tips

Prepare yourself for interviews by reviewing possible questions and scenarios. Career counselors also offer mock interviews for practice that can be video taped for your review.

Job Search
General job search engines.
Local and regional job search resources.

Career Specific Search: Explore career options categorized by interest.

Specific Population Job Search: Interested in working with a specific population? Find resources that serve the populations you are interested in serving.

Salary and Relocation Guides

Internship Success Stories

Hear about different internship duties, how internships were found, how HSU prepared students for their internships, and advice to current HSU students.

Written by: Carly Strand
Last Updated: 17 December 2015