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Students and Alumni

The Career and Talent Development department is open and hosting virtual programming and events for FIU students and alumni.

Virtual Drop In Hours

Career and Talent Development features a Drop In Program, where students and alumni can quickly and conveniently get expert:

  • Career guidance
  • Resume and cover letter critique (You must bring your own printed copy)
  • General job search strategies
  • Answers about Handshake

A digital copy of your resume and/or cover letter is required for critique. 

During the summer 2021 semester Virtual Drop In Sessions will take place through zoom, as follows:

  • Mondays 1pm - 3pm
  • Tuesdays 10am - 12pm
  • Wednesday 5pm - 7pm
  • Thursday 1pm - 3pm

To access the Zoom link please visit and search for Virtual Drop In Sessions. 

Virtual Career Coach Appointments

From resume critiques, mock interviews, and more, Career and Talent Development is here to help! Students and Alumni can access resources and make appointments through FIU Handshake.

Schedule an appointment

To request an appointment with a Career Coach, follow these steps:

  1. Log into Handshake
  2. Go to the “Career Center” drop down menu located at the top right-hand of your profile
  3. Click on “Appointments”
  4. Click on “Schedule A New Appointment” and select your preferred campus or virtual outlet with the topic of “General Career Counseling”

Virtual Professional Development Workshops and Career Events

For the summer semester CTD will be hosting a variety of virtual professional development workshops and career events. To register and access the virtual environment link for each virtual career workshop and/or event, please visit and/or for a complete and updated listing of all available workshops and career events.


Handshake is FIU's one stop shop for students to launch their careers. Get started today and search for your next career opportunity. 

Search for Full-time and part-time job opportunities, as well as internship and micro-internship opportunities.

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VMock Smart Resume Platform

VMock is a virtual resume review platform that provides instant feedback and scoring of your resume. VMock is not meant to replace your resume critique session with your career coach, but rather serves as the first step in the process, helping you to edit and improve your resume.

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