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Office of Student and Academic Services

College of Veterinary Medicine
Cornell University
S2009 Schurman Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853

phone: 607-253-3700
fax: 607-253-3709

Career Services

Whether helping students create an individualized career plan or prepare to successfully compete for the professional path of their choice, the Office of Student and Academic Services is an active partner in students' career development. The office maintains placement and professional development resources for students.

Career Resource Center
The Career Resource Center houses a computer for students to access the Career Services website, the Internet and utilize programs such as ResumeMaker.

The Career Resource Center contains an expanding library of professional and personal development materials in written, audio and electronic formats.

Personal Coaching

Resume CV and cover letter critique available on an individual basis.
Mock interviews, salary negotiations and contract reviews also available upon request.
Employment contract legal council is available for a reduced fee through a local attorney.

Professional development workshops are offered throughout the year. Past topics have included Negotiation Skills, Panel Discussions on Internships, Externships and Practice Ownership.

Electronic Newsflashes
Short communications tailored to the career development needs of the veterinary students throughout their studies are electronically distributed in timely intervals.