Launch Your Professional Journey
The Weigand Center for Professional Excellence supports students and alumni as they identify their strengths, explore career possibilities and prepare for the job search.
Follow these steps to schedule an appointment with the Career Education staff:
- Log in to ECCONNECT
- Go to “Career Center”
- Select “Appointments” from the drop-down menu
Learn How We Can Help
Explore the links below to learn more about the online and in-person resources the WCPE offers.
Career Education staff will help you set career goals, craft a strong résumé and conduct effective interviews. You can attend seminars on different aspects of the workplace and enroll in career-planning classes and workshops. We also invite you to browse the career resource library, located in our office.
Job shadowing gives you the chance to accompany professionals through their workday to explore whether a particular career is a good fit for you. Mentoring establishes a longer-term relationship with a professional who can offer guidance in your career planning.
If you plan to pursue postgraduate professional or academic study, we’ll help you navigate the process.
This four-day program is designed for first-year students interested in early career exploration. First Leap combines classroom lessons with visits to businesses and nonprofit organizations.
Explore majors and focus on your academic strengths in this five-hour program for second-year students.
Raise Your Profile
Check Out 13 LinkedIn Profile Tips for College Students