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)
  • virtual 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. Jan. 25, 2023Live chat

    Connect with the Centre for Career Action through our live chat, available today until 4:30 p.m.

  2. Jan. 5, 2023Career consultations

    There are no career consultations or work search drop-ins happening from Thursday January 5 to Friday January 6, 2023. 

  3. Jan. 3, 2023Co-op consultations

    There are no co-op consultations happening from Tuesday January 3 to Friday January 6, 2023. 

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  1. Jan. 30, 2023Skills to Build Your Career On
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    Want to know what it's like to work in Canada after graduation? Attend this panel session to hear from previous UWaterloo international students as they share their career stories.

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