Virtual Drop-In Hours

Whether you are just starting in your program, or planning for your next steps, we are here to help. For assistance with professional development activities, including identifying resources to help you succeed during graduate school, you may join our OGPD drop-in hours. For assistance with job search and preparation of job materials, the Career Connections Center offers office hours dedicated to graduate students. More information below. 

Office of Graduate Professional Development Student Virtual Drop-In Hours

Our office can help you explore resources to build research and writing skills, find funding, start networking, revise your individual development plan (IDP), and more. No appointment necessary. The meetings are private; only one student is admitted at a time during Zoom sessions. 

Tuesdays 11 a.m. to 12 noon 

Zoom link for Tuesdays

Wednesdays 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. 

Zoom link for Wednesdays

Questions? Contact Amanda Catron, Program Coordinator, Office of Graduate Professional Development, at

Online Career Connections Center (C3) Graduate Student Career Planning Appointments  

The Career Connections Center (C3) provides Career Planning Appointments available for graduate students. Hosted by the Graduate School, this is a weekly opportunity for MA, PhD, and other graduate and professional degree students to seek feedback and advice on career development. A trained specialist from the C3 is available at the Graduate School to meet with students virtually on Zoom. Graduate students are welcome to stop by to have curricula vitae or industry résumés reviewed, discuss academic and non-academic job searches, hone networking skills, or receive personalized help with other career-related questions.

Tuesdays 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. 

Zoom link for Fridays

Wednesdays 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. 

Zoom link for Wednesdays

Busy during drop-in hours? Need more in-depth support? Please visit C3's Gator Careerlink and make an appointment with Jaime Harsell, Senior Assistant Director for Career Engagement, Career Connections Center.

How-to Guide for Accessing Gator Careerlink

C3 Resource Library