WCNR CAREER SERVICES

Welcome! 
CSU Career CenterWCNR Career Services is a satellite office of the CSU Career Center. Our mission is to assist WCNR students and alumni in all aspects of their career development process.

Drop-in Hours
WCNR Career Services Drop-In Hours: Mondays, 9 am -12 pm, NR 107C
CSU Career Services Drop-in Hours: M, W, Th, F 8:30 am - 4:30 pm, Tues 1:00pm-4:30pm, LSC West

Need to schedule an appointment with Wendy?
Please call the Career Center at 970-491-5707 to schedule an appointment.  Please note that Wendy does not typically schedule appointments through email.  

Wondering what you can do to ensure your career success?
 


FIRST YEAR STUDENTS
→To Do
Explore career options for your major by scheduling an appointment with WCNR Career Services.
Create a resume and learn how to write a cover letter.
Log in and check out your CareerRam account at: www.career.colostate.edu
Sign up for WCNR jobs listserv  http://bit.ly/16UNtOM by choosing NRCC or NRCC_GRAD (for Graduate students) mail lists
 
→Resume Builders
 
Join a student organization
Volunteer with a nonprofit or government agency
 
→WCNR Events
 
Attend the Ag/NR Career Fair - See who’s recruiting
 

SECOND YEAR STUDENTS    
 
→To Do

Update your resume with WCNR Career Services
Discuss career goals with WCNR Career Services and get career development tips
 
→Resume Builders

Take a leadership role in a student organization
Volunteer in service or research projects
Look for a summer field work or internships. Use all your resources: CareerRam, the WCNR job lists, the Ag/NR Career Fair, and faculty and advisors
 
→WCNR Events
 
Attend the AG/NR Career Fair
Attend the WCNR Networking Dinner



THIRD YEAR STUDENTS

→To Do

Update your resume
Begin to explore graduate school options ( See Grad School Checklist)
Schedule two informational interviews with alumni or employers in your field
Learn how  to apply for federal jobs/internships, if applicable
Get to know your faculty in your areas of interest
      
→Resume Builders

Look for a summer field work or internships. Use all your resources: CareerRam, the WCNR job lists, the Ag/NR Career Fair, and       faculty and advisors
Take a leadership role in a student organization
Volunteer in service or research projects
Take certification/ courses  like Outdoor Field Skills or Red Cross Certification
 
→WCNR Events

CSU and Ag/NR Career Fairs – Network both events!
Attend WCNR Networking Dinner



FOURTH YEAR STUDENTS
 
→To Do

Finalize graduate school applications
Begin your job search 9 months before graduation
Learn how to successfully  apply for federal jobs, if applicable
Polish your resume and cover letter/ Have them reviewed by WCNR Career Services
Review interviewing skills and schedule a mock interview
Update CareerRam job search options and join the WCNR Listserve, if not already
Discuss other job search strategies with WCNR Career Services
 
→Resume Builders

Develop and secure professional references
Finalize your leadership role in a student organization
Volunteer in service or research projects
Look for opportunities to attend professional conferences
 
→WCNR Events

CSU and Ag/NR Career Fairs – Apply!
Attend WCNR Networking Dinner


Wendy Rose, Career Center Liaison
Warner College of Natural Resources
Career Services Office
 107C Natural Resources
Fort Collins, CO 80923-1401 
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