Resources and Support

Career Support

Whether you are seeking volunteer roles, trying to land a job, looking at further education and training, or just starting out in your career thinking, these resources can help.

Appointments & Drop-Ins

SFU’s Career Education Specialists are available in person or over zoom. Services are available for free for SFU students and graduate students, and to new grads for one year after graduation.  

We can talk about anything career-related, and help you make a plan. Our topics include career exploration, resumes, cover letters, mock interviews, work search strategies, ways to volunteer, or build an online presence.

Private Career Consultations:

We offer confidential 50 minutes 1-on-1 appointments in-person and online via Zoom. You can select appointment slots by date, topics and Career Educators.

Book and manage your appointments at myExperience.

Drop-In Sessions:

Short 15 minutes 1-on-1 or group sessions are available on a first come, first served basis at the following times:

  • Burnaby MBC 0300: Mon, Wed & Fri, 1:30-2:30PM
  • Surrey Rm 2538:  Thu, 1:30 - 2:30PM
  • Virtually on Zoom: Thu, 9:30 - 10:30AM  (group session) 

* Schedule may change. Refer to the Career Event Calendar on myExperience for updates.

Career Ready Changemaker Program

Do you have a passion and desire to make positive social and environmental change? This online co-curricular program will support you through exploring and taking action in your academic journey, post-SFU career or in the middle of your degree and questioning your direction. For more information on the program, click here.

Online Career Tools


This tool uses narrative assessment and meaningful conversation to connect the dots in your professional and personal life.

One-Life Tools

Access through a Career Education Specialist


SparkPath Challenge Cards enable you to discover career paths based on exciting challenges... not job titles.

Challenge Cards

Access through a Career Education Specialist

Career Cruising

Information on occupations and possible career paths, along with videos and interviews of people currently working in those fields.

To access Career Cruising, please send an email from your SFU email account to with the subject line "Career Cruising". You will promptly receive login information.


Get a real-world snapshot of the industry demand in careers you're pursuing and identify future employers.

What can I do with a degree in...?

This is your first step to exploring opportunities in your area of study and beyond. Expand your career ideas and see where different majors could lead you.

Work BC

A Government of BC resource where you can explore the qualifications, earnings and projected demand of over 500 careers.


 See the additional resources below to support you in your research and career exploration: 


Interview Prep

Enhance your interview skills and confidence - practice interviews online (24/7) and receive immediate feedback and insights with SFU InterviewPrep.  Create an account and get started.

LinkedIn Learning

LinkedIn Learning is a place where you can build your skills on all kinds of work and career-related topics. Available for free at most public libraries (not SFU Library). Log on using your public library ID.

LinkedIn Guys Online Course

LinkedIn Guys course will guide you to build and optimize a profile page, and start interacting and networking with an audience, alumni and other leads. Learning how to use LinkedIn, may even lead to landing a great job!

To sign up for this course, please send an email with the subject line "LinkedIn Guys" to from your SFU email account. You will promptly receive login information to complete your registration.