The more you know: COVID-19 college information

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Career Services



  • Because your health is our priority, we have canceled all career service events for spring semester, including the Job Fair.  Students can access Handshake, which is the university’s online job search platform.    The Career Services Office is available for online appointments, including resume and cover letter reviews, job search, negotiating salary, career planning and more.   To schedule an online appointment CLICK HERE

  • CANCELED: Lunch & Learn, Drop-In Interviews with Clintonville Beechwold Community Resources Center. RSVP to Thursday, March 19,1-2 p.m. Presentation, 115 Stillman Hall. 2-4 p.m. Drop-In Interviews, 305 Stillman Hall.
  • CANCELED: Caffeinate Your Career Path! A Presentation with OhioGuidestone. No RSVP necessary. Wednesday, March 25, 1-3 p.m., 115 Stillman Hall.
  • CANCELED: College of Social Work Job Fair – Wednesday, April 1, 2020, 10am-2pm. Ohio Union Great Hall Meeting Room. No RSVP necessary.
  • CANCELED: Student and Alumni Mix & Mingle – Wednesday, April 8, 4-7pm. Woody’s at the Ohio Union. RSVP via email to

Career Closet

The Bill and Susan Lhota Office of Alumni Career Management offers job search tools and services to alumni.
Access their website for information about their services.

Ohio State also utilizes Alumnifire as a networking tool for alumni of the university.
Access Alumnifire and create profile. 

Guides and Tips

Action Verb List

Cover Letter Checklist

Resume Checklist


Resume and Cover Letter Examples

Example Resume for Field Placement

Example Resume for Social Work Jobs

Cover letter

Reference page

Ohio Social Work Licensure

Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage & Family Therapist Board


National Employment Resources


NASW JobLink


Contact Career Services and Alumni Affairs:

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Katie Justice, MSW, LISW, Director of Career Services

email: or

ph:  614/292-8780