University Career Center
Interview Preparation and Practice
“I have an interview coming up and I need help”
ü Attend the Mastering the Interview workshop as an orientation to get helpful tips and introductory information on how to ace your interview.
→ Log-in to your Job Mine account, click the Career Event tab, search for the Mastering the Interview workshop to see upcoming presentations.
→ Register for a Mastering the Interview workshop that fits into your schedule.
“I think I need help practicing my answers”
ü Set an appointment with a Peer Career Advisor from your respective college for a one-on-one Coaching Session.
→ Email firstname.lastname@example.org with your name, student ID, and availability to inquire about scheduling an appointment.
→ Complete the required exercises before your fist coaching session and send us a copy of your resume, cover letter and job description.
→ Get the hands-on practice you need to successfully answer tough interview questions.
→ Get constructive feedback on how you can improve your answers and performance.
“I feel confident about my answers and interview skills,
but I’d like to see how I would do in a practice interview”
ü Sign-up to do a Mock Interview with peer career advisors or professional staff at the Career Center
→ Mock interviews are facilitated by your Peer Career Advisors and are designed to replicate the type of interview that you may expect from a recruiter.
→ Put your interview skills and abilities to the test.
→ Receive constructive feedback on your interview.
→ Scheduling a mock interview is an excellent way to develop and enhance your interviewing skills. Practice is the key to success!