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Career Counseling and Advising

Career advisors are available to meet with students and alumni regarding career-related issues. Students must be currently registered for at least one credited class at FIT in order to utilize the career counseling services.

Career counseling is available through the walk-in service or by appointment. In addition, separate walk-in hours for social media guidance are also available. (scroll to the bottom of page)

CAREER COUNSELING WALK-IN SERVICE

We invite you to walk in and meet with a career advisor on a first-come, first-serve basis to have quick questions answered or to receive guidance on the following:

  • resume and cover letter writing
  • job opportunities
  • interviewing preparation
  • freelance opportunities
  • salary negotiation
  • career and job exploration
  • labor market information
  • career decision making

NO APPOINTMENT IS NECESSARY for WALK-INS. Please arrive at least half an hour before the counseling period ends. Please bring pen and paper and a draft of your resume, if needed.

SPRING 2015 WALK-IN SCHEDULE**

Mondays: 9:30am - 12:30pm, 1 - 5 pm
Tuesdays: 3 - 5 pm

**NOTE: There is no walk-in counseling on Wednesdays, Thursdays, or Fridays. FIT is closed on the following days during the spring semester: Monday, February 16; Friday, April 3; Monday, May 25. Walk in hours are valid through Monday, May 18. Summer 1 session begins Friday, May 22. Counseling services end promptly at stated times. Hours are subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances. We recommend that you call 212 217.3000 before you arrive to confirm hours for that day.

CAREER COUNSELING BY APPOINTMENT

To work with a career counselor in a more in depth manner, you are encouraged to make an appointment to discuss your needs.

TO SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT

Please call or email a counselor directly for available hours and to make an appointment. If you need an appointment outside regular office hours (M-F, 9am - 5pm), you will need to make special arrangements with your counselor.

SPRING 2015 COUNSELORS AVAILABLE BY APPOINTMENT

Art & Design Majors
Pam Zuckerman, 212 217.3017, pam_zuckerman@fitnyc.edu
Linda Turner, 212 217.3552, linda_turner@fitnyc.edu

Business & Technology Majors
Connie Passarella, 212 217.3011, concetta_passarella@fitnyc.edu

SOCIAL MEDIA WALK-IN HOURS

LinkedIn LogoFor guidance using LinkedIn, stop by during our Social Media Walk In Hours:
Monday, 5 - 6 pm and Wednesday, 2 - 3 pm

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