The view of the new Career Services office space.

You can schedule a Career Counseling appointment through Bullseye powered by Handshake. Or stop by 259 Capen Hall during drop-in hours for a quick review.

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Career Services

Student Life

University at Buffalo
259 Capen Hall, North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260

Phone: (716) 645-2231

Office Hours

Monday - Friday  |  8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.


Career Counseling Appointments

Talk with a career counselor or a peer about:

  • Your major choice
  • How your interests link to a potential job
  • Jobs connected to your major
  • Graduate/professional school
  • Resume, Cover Letter and CV tips
  • Job searching tips and strategies
  • Interviewing
  • How to connect with professionals 
  • Plus, any other career-related questions

You must sign in to Bullseye powered by Handshake to make your appointment with your UBIT name.

Career Counseling Appointment Hours:

259 Capen Hall (North Campus)
Monday - Friday  |  9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

1 Diefendorf (South Campus)
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday by appointment only.
View available appointment times in Bullseye powered by Handshake.


15-minute Appointments

Talk with a career counselor or peer about:

  • Resume
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Cover letters
  • Online profiles
  • Job and internship searching
  • Interview questions
  • Graduate school questions
  • Salary negotiation tips
  • Job offers
  • Finding and switching majors

Pop-in 259 Capen Hall for a quick 15-minute drop-in.

Drop-in Hours:

259 Capen Hall (North Campus)
Monday - Friday  |  11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Career Counselors

Lauren Johnson

Manager of Counseling

Ed Brodka

Career Counselor

Holly Justice

Career Counselor

Jennifer Kellington

Career Counselor / Finish in 4 Coordinator

Michael McDowell

Career Counselor

Wayne Porterfield

Career Counselor

Career Peer Coaches

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Sociology & English  '21

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Want to become a Career Peer Coach?

We're accepting applications now for spring 2020 Career Peer Coaches. Learn more about becoming a Career Peer Coach and how to apply.

Application deadline is Friday, April 3, 2020.