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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. Alumni: Please bring a valid ID when visiting on campus.

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.

**Note: FIT is closed on the following days: Monday, May 28 for Memorial Day, Wednesday, July 4 for Independence Day and Fridays from June 1 to August 10, except for Friday, July 6.  

**SPRING / SUMMER 2018 WALK-IN SCHEDULE


MAY 14 - 25:

Monday 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm 
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm 
Wednesday 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm 
Friday (NA subject to change)  


MAY 29 - JULY 2:

Monday 11:00 am - 1:00 pm 
Tuesday 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm 
Wednesday 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
 Thursday  (NA subject to change) 
 Friday College Closed starting Friday June 1 through Friday August 10, except Open Friday July 6


JULY 9 - AUGUST 24:

Monday 11:00 am - 1:00 pm 
Tuesday 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm 
 Wednesday  (NA subject to change) 
 Thursday  (NA subject to change) 
 Friday College Closed through August 10 and Open Fridays starting August 17

Counseling services end promptly at stated times. Hours and counselors are subject to change. We recommend that you call 212 217.3000 before you arrive to confirm hours and counselors 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. Career counseling is available to FIT students and alumni.

To Schedule an Appointment

Please schedule directly through the Career Services Job Bank (CSJB). To schedule an appointment:

  • Log into your CSJB account
  • Go to your Home Page or the link titled "Request a Counseling Appointment"
  • Select a counselor according to your need and click "Check Availability"

If you need an appointment outside of regular office hours (M-F, 9am - 5pm and during Summer M-TH 9am - 5pm), please make special arrangements with your counselor in order to be admitted into B-202 after office hours.

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
Jennifer Peters, 212 217.3009, jennifer_peters1@fitnyc.edu 

SOCIAL MEDIA WALK-IN HOURS

(available during fall and spring semesters)

LinkedIn LogoFor guidance using LinkedIn, stop by during our Social Media Walk In Hours:
Monday  5:00 pm - 6:00 pm  Myrna Weiss & Bonnie Recca
 

 

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