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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.

SUMMER 2015 WALK-IN SCHEDULE**

Mondays: 10:30am - 12:30pm
Wednesdays 1:30pm - 3:30pm

**NOTE: Summer session begins Friday, May 22. There is no walk-in counseling on Tuesdays, Thursdays, or Fridays. FIT is closed on the following days during the Summer: Monday, May 25 and all Fridays starting June 5 through Friday, August 14. Our office will resume Friday hours on Friday, August 21.

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
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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. Career counseling is available to F.I.T. Students and Alumni.

To Schedule an Appointment
Please schedule directly through the Career Services Job Bank (CSJB). If you need an appointment outside of regular office hours (M-F, 9am - 5pm), you will also need to make special arrangements with your counselor in order to be admitted into B-202 after office hours. To schedule an appointment, please log into your CSJB account, go to your Calendar or Shortcut Link entitled, "Request a Counseling Appointment," and select a counselor according to your school:
https://career-fit-csm.symplicity.com/students

COUNSELORS AVAILABLE BY APPOINTMENT

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

School of  Business & Technology
Connie Passarella, 212 217.3011, concetta_passarella@fitnyc.edu
Thandekile Shange, 212 217.3010, thandekile_shange@fitnyc.edu


SOCIAL MEDIA WALK-IN HOURS

LinkedIn LogoFor guidance using LinkedIn, stop by during our Social Media Walk In Hours:
Will resume in the Fall

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