The Office of Career Engagement and Industry Relations assists undergraduate and graduate students prepare for their internship, career and vocational searches, while connecting employers with current students. The vision of CEIR guides our missional efforts to develop and engage our students in purposeful growth, enhanced academic service and experiential learning opportunities.

Walk-in appointments welcome

When you visit the Career Engagement Studio, located in the Student Service Building in central campus, you’ll be greeted by our Career Ambassadors. The Career Engagement Ambassadors are undergraduate and graduate students who have undergone formal training program to assist other students with:
  • Developing resumes and cover letters
  • Identifying useful career resources
  • Utilizing Handshake, our online career engagement platform
  • Exploring your major
  • Internship and career opportunities

Meet the Career Engagement Ambassadors

  • Kenton Smith
  • Alisha Anderson
  • Mackenzie Schill

Join Handshake

Handshake is Concordia University’s online career engagement platform used to view or post opportunities including; part-time or full-time jobs, internships, and on-campus employment.

Handshake offers you:
  • Rich student profiles to help you stand out to employers
  • Ability to connect with over 180,000 recruiters
  • Resources specifically matching student and alumni interests
Once Students and Alumni have registered and logged in, you will be able to:
  • Search for jobs and internships
  • Upload career documents
  • Contact employers directly
  • View career related resources
  • Receive announcements for upcoming Career Services programs and events
Access your Handshake account today! (Use your CUAA email/single sign-on criteria to login.) 

Snapshot Series

Are you in need of resume or cover letter assistance, looking for an internship, helpful interview tips? Find what you are looking for here. Browse through our snapshot series to gain helpful information and tools to get started.
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