Appointments/Drop-ins

Drop-ins/Appointments

Career Services

Drop-ins

After the Fall Career Fair, Drop-ins will begin their regular schedule for the semester on Monday, September 23rd and will run from 11am-4pm Monday-Friday until Friday, December 13th.

Drop-ins are for quick career planning or job search questions, as well as for resume, cover letter and CV reviews. Drop-ins last approximately 15-20 minutes in length.  For topics that require more than 20 minutes, please make an appointment.  Please note, Drop-ins are offered on a first come, first served basis.  As such, during busy periods, extended wait times may occur.

Career Services Appointments

Career Services appointments are available year-round.  There are three appointment types:

  • Career Appointment- 50 minutes in length. This appointment is for any career related questions.
  • Mock Interview- 50 minutes in length. This appointment is a practice interview session.
  • Resume/Cover Letter Critique- 30 Minutes in length. This provides a critique of a resume or cover letter or CV.

To make an appointment:

  • Book online by logging into your CareerBridge account, Login and find the link "Make an appointment" on the left side of the welcome page.
  • Book in person at the reception desk in 12-170.
  • Book by phone at 617-253-4733.

Alumni Career Services

Our alumni career services vary by time of graduation and availability.  We provide MIT alumni with initial guidance and encourage further career self-management through support from the alumni association and/or external career counselors. Please visit Services and Policies for Alumni for more information.

Prehealth Advising

Appointments, Room 12-185

To schedule an in-person, phone or skype prehealth advising appointment please call 617-715-5328. 

Appointments are generally 30 - 60 minutes in length and can be used for general prehealth needs, essay critiques, or practice interviews. Please call in advance to cancel or reschedule an appointment. If you are 15 minutes late for an appointment, you will need to reschedule for another time.

Prehealth Essay Critiques

The following are ways you can have your medical/health profession school application essay critiqued:

  • Option #1: Appointments
    Please call 617-715-5328 to make an in-person, phone, or skype appointment. Front desk staff will assist you with making an appointment. Please send your essay 24 hours prior to your scheduled appointment to your assigned counselor.
  • Option #2: Email Critiques
    Please send a Word (no PDFs) document copy of your essay to prehealthessaycrits@mit.edu.  Critiqued essays are typically returned via email within 3-4 days of the request.

Prehealth Drop-ins, Room 12-185

Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 11 a.m.-noon.
Drop-ins are approximately 15 minutes in length best used for quick questions. Last drop-in taken at 11:45 a.m.
 

Global Education

Global Education Appointments

For general information or questions, e-mail globalmit@mit.edu. Our team offers individual advising appointments to help you identify and explore the global opportunities that best fit your needs, academic plans, and professional goals. Schedule an appointment through in 12-189 or e-mail.

Quick Global Education Questions—Global Education, 12-189

Quick questions can be answered from 9 a.m.-4 p.m., depending upon staff availability; however, individuals are invited and encouraged to schedule an appointment via e-mail at globalmit@mit.edu or by visiting 12-189.