Coronavirus

March 18, 2020

Due to the University’s response to COVID-19, the Career Development Center services will be delivered in a virtual format. Please review the information below.


Student Appointments

Career Counselors will conduct career counseling appointments via Zoom. Students can continue to schedule an appointment through ePACK. If there are any problems trying to schedule your virtual appointment in ePACK, please contact your career counselor via email.

Drop-in Hours

Effective immediately, the Career Development Center has cancelled drop-in hours. We ask that students schedule a virtual appointment with their career counselor in ePACK.

Virtual Career Resources

  • ePACK – continue to search and apply to jobs and internships and schedule appointments with your career counselor.
  • PackPros OnlineFREE professional development and career readiness series led by career ambassadors and leading employers from around the region. From LinkedIn to cover letters, students share their most useful job-seeking tips.
  • Career Guide – is a comprehensive resource with advice, strategies, information, examples, activities and tips to help you be career ready.
  • Career Assessments – take assessments to explore career interests, skills and preferences. Make an appointment with your career counselor to discuss the results.
  • Video Tutorials – job search tutorials and tips

Co-op Program

Students interested in co-op should attend a Co-op Information Session. Sessions will be held virtually via Zoom.

For students who are currently out working or have an offer to start working in future terms please contact your Co-op Coordinator for questions or concerns.

Curricular Practical Training (CPT)

Completed CPT application materials can be submitted to the Career Development Center through the Virtual CPT Application Submission Center.

We will begin accepting CPT applications for Summer 2020 on March 30, 2020.

Before submitting any materials, make sure you have reviewed all of the information on the Office of International Services website at:  https://internationalservices.ncsu.edu/curricular-practical-training/

Career Development Center Events & Programming

The Career Development Center has cancelled campus events for the remainder of March 2020 and likely through May 2020. These events include face-to-face PackPros sessions, as well as any other Career Ambassador led workshops. In addition, the Wolfpack Styled Professional Clothing Closet is closed until further notice.

Employers

The Career Development Center will be temporarily suspending in-person recruiting events. Employers may still post their jobs and internships in ePACK. In addition, please consider hosting virtual options for campus talent, including interviews, information sessions, and career conversations. If we can assist you with any virtual recruitment activities, please contact us at career-development@ncsu.edu

Questions?

For general questions regarding the Career Development Center please send an email to career-development@ncsu.edu

For questions regarding ePACK please send an email to ncstate-epack@ncsu.edu