Career Development

Planning for Your Future

Answer the following with either a T or F for True or False.

T F I am apprehensive about choosing a major.
T F I am not sure how my interests relate to career options.
T F I understand the importance and value of internships.
T F I need help finding an internship or summer job.
T F I want to know that my academic major will relate to my future career.
T F I need help writing a resume or cover letter.
T F I want to network with William & Mary alumni.

If you have circled any T's, it's time to visit the Career Center!

Getting Started
Individual Counseling

Sometimes, all you need to relieve stress and anxiety is someone to talk to about your future plans. From your freshman year through senior year and beyond as an alum, the Cohen Career Center is here to assist you with your career development and planning needs. You can make an appointment with trained career professionals to explore possibilities or to get very specific help on the job search process. Career counseling appointments may also be used for: resume and cover letter reviews, graduate school preparation, mock interviews, major selection, internship searching, and more! Call 757-221-3231 to schedule an appointment.


The Cohen Career Center offers a wide selection of core career development workshops every semester on topics such as: resume and cover letter writing, interviewing, job and internship search strategies, graduate school admissions, and using social media in your career search. Attending workshops will help you build skills to use at William & Mary and throughout your career.

Programs and Services