Students are encouraged to visit and take advantage of the center beginning in their first year.
We provide services, programs and opportunities that allow you to explore how your academic and personal interests relate to future professional opportunities. entrance into employment, internships, fellowships and graduate school programs; and success through on- and off-campus interview opportunities, employer information sessions and job and graduate school fairs. Students are encouraged to visit and take advantage of the center beginning in their first year.
How-to-Guides & Diversity Resources
We offer students a variety of how-to guides and resources to help them prepare for their career journey, such as guides to writing resumes/cvs, cover letters and personal statements, assessing job offers, networking and multicultural resources. Industry-specific tools and resources are available to aid in your search for experiential learning, full-time jobs and fellowships and graduate or professional school. Our guides and resources can be found on Handshake (login required).
In addition to the how-to guides and resources mentioned above, Handshake is the access point to additional online resources including Vault, Davidson Career Advisor Network (DCAN) and industry-specific resources created with Davidson student interests in mind. Access these resources through Handshake (login required).
Meet with a Career Adviser One-on-One Career Advising
Benefit from an array of in-depth and personalized sessions with our career advisers, available from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday-Friday.
Walk-in Advising Hours
Stop in any weekday between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. for a walk-in meeting with a career adviser for a brief session. Get your resume or application materials reviewed, ask questions or seek advice. No appointment required, we look forward to welcoming you.
Law School and Medical School
The Center for Career Development is an excellent campus resource for students interested in pursuing law school or medical school after Davidson. Students can request an advising appointment with a CCD adviser through Handshake (login required). Learn more about Law School and Medical School.