Whether students are gearing for graduate school or the workplace, they will benefit from the partnerships that are forged between Career and Leadership Development Services and your department. Several resources are available for faculty and staff that can be incorporated into course assignments or priority passes. Below are some assignments ideas and templates that you can download and provide to your students. We want to support your efforts to help students use the resources we provide, please submit a request through our online request form.

Suggested Assignments

  • Resume/ Cover Letter review
  • Conduct a mock interview with CLD staff
  • Conduct a virtual mock interview on Dolphin Career Link
  • Conduct an informational interview within a career interest
  • Visit the Career and Leadership Development Center during Drop-In Career Counseling
  • Job/Internship search
  • Create/Update LinkedIn profile
  • Attend a CLD event or workshop
  • Volunteer at the Career and Internship Fair

Assignment Templates

How to get started

  1. Select an assignment from above and submit your assignment request .
  2. A CLD staff member will be in contact within 48 hours to confirm your request.
  3. You can download the assignments above, or direct your students to this page to download the documents directly.

Classroom Presentations

We highly recommend you incorporate a quick 15-minute presentation in your classroom or group meeting to educate your students about Career and Leadership Development Services and the critical role these assignments play in their educational and career goals. To request a classroom presentation to prepare your students for your assignment, please complete the classroom presentation request form.

Customized Assignment Requests

If you would like to develop a more collaborative or customized assignment with Career and Leadership Development Services, please complete the assignment request form and our Senior Career Counselor, Jessica Muth, will be in contact.

Samples of Custom Assignments/Presentations

If you have any questions regarding the assignments or have issues accessing the above documents, please contact jessica.muth@csuci.edu or 805-437-3544.