The Centre for Career Action (CCA) front desk in the Tatham Centre is open. Workshops and same-day drop-ins with career leaders continue to be virtual. 

Questions about CCA's services? Live chat or call us at 519-888-4047 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. ET, Monday to Friday.

Centre for Career Action

Your career is yours to decide, but we're here to help.

The Centre for Career Action (CCA) supports all students, alumni and employees. Career advisors can help with career planning, career management strategies, graduate and professional school preparation, work search methods and setting meaningful career goals.

Go to WaterlooWorks to book:

  • A one-on-one virtual or in-person career appointment on a range of employment topics
  • A virtual or in-person co-op consult for pre-first work term students (students who are currently on or have completed a work term should contact their student advisor for support)
  • same-day drop-in for help with résumé, cover letter, or interview topics (undergraduate and Master's students)
  • An virtual online career consult drop-in to start the career planning conversation (undergraduate and Master's students)

See How to Book an Appointment for details, live chat between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday, or contact for further support.

  1. Mar. 15, 2023In-person co-op consultations

    There are no in-person co-op consultations on Thursday March 16, 2023. 

  2. Feb. 27, 2023Hiring for career leader workshop facilitators

    The Centre for Career Action is currently hiring two career leader workshop facilitators for the spring 2023 term!

  3. Feb. 23, 2023Virtual services

    The Centre for Career Action will be working remotely on February 23. Have questions? Connect with us on Live chat between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.

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