Centre for Student Involvement & Careers

What the Centre for Student Involvement & Careers can help with

The Centre for Student Involvement & Careers is here to support students from their first day on campus until after they graduate.

Orientation and peer mentoring

Through orientation and peer mentoring, the Centre supports new students to become successful university learners. It is a central point for all graduate and undergraduate students and employers on the UBC Vancouver campus to meet, connect, network, and build relationships; as well as to research and find career options.

Building your career

The Centre provides all UBC students with access and connection to workplace learning, mentoring, volunteer and leadership opportunities. The Centre also offers career- and employment-related services to students, academic departments, employers, parents, and alumni.

Top reasons to visit

  • Get started with career advising 
  • Learn about UBC work or volunteer opportunities
  • Review your job application, resume, or cover letter with a Career Peer Coach
  • Attend a career-building workshop
  • Connect with employers and alumni

Contact us

The Centre for Student Involvement & Careers is offering hybrid ( in-person and virtual) programs and services for the 2021/22 academic year.

Career advising

Whether you want to chat about how your discipline connects to your career goals, how to pick the right involvement and experiential opportunities to match your learning goals, or what makes a resume stand out, career advising is available virtually, by phone, or in-person.

Booking an advising appointment

  1. Log into CareersOnline as a student with your CWL. 
  2. Select “Advising Appt” on the left menu. 
  3. Choose “Request New Appointment”.
  4. If you have a specific date, time, or advisor in mind, fill out the fields. Otherwise, leave the fields empty and click “Check availability”.
  5. Select your desired appointment time and complete the information requested.

Undergraduate students

Same-day appointments between 1 to 3 pm are released each weekday morning. If you cannot find the time you want for a certain date, check back that day in the morning for same-day appointments.

Graduate students

Advising appointments for Masters and PhD students are Fridays, from 10 am to 12 pm. Same-day appointments are released on Friday mornings at 9 am.

Programs offered