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Apply to be a peer career advisor with Career and Professional Development

Apply to be a Peer Career Advisor

From: Career and Professional Development

Are you looking for a way to make a meaningful impact on campus? Career and Professional Development (CPD) is looking for first- and second-year students to join the spring 2022 cohort of the Peer Career Advisor (PCA) Program.

Peer career advisors are undergraduate students who are trained to assist with a variety of areas in the career planning process, to have a strong understanding of the available CPD resources, and to help guide students based on individual needs. Main responsibilities include advising, outreach and education, and project work. PCAs are highly valued members of the CPD team.

Want to learn more? Check out our website for more details and qualifications to apply. Register via Handshake to attend one of our Information Sessions on Wednesday, Oct. 20 (virtual) from 6-7 p.m. or Friday, Oct. 22 (in-person) from 2:30-3:30 p.m. at the Smith Career Center. Peer career advisor applications are due on Friday, Oct. 29, by 11:59 p.m. Click here to apply.

Contact PCA Program Coordinator Alyssa Henderson at or 540-231-6241 if you have additional questions or need accommodations to apply or to attend an information session.

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