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The Office of Career and Professional Development is eager to assist you in your job search. The best way to get started is to schedule an appointment with a career counselor by calling 336.758.5902 or stopping by our office in Reynolda Hall, suite 230.

Register for DeaconSource
Start your job search by registering for DeaconSource, Wake Forest’s job and internship website. Registering will help us keep track of your interests so you will be up-to-date on relevant career events and opportunities.

Prepare for Your Job Search

  • Make sure your resume or CV is in top shape at our daily walk-in resume reviews or by scheduling an appointment with a counselor.
  • Prepare for job interviews by scheduling a mock interview with us.
  • Build your professional network by creating a LinkedIn profile and set up informational interviews with people in your targeted careers, industries, and organizations.

Apply for Jobs
Once you’ve done your research and honed your job search skills and materials, it’s time to start applying for jobs. Opportunities are posted throughout the year on DeaconSource. Networking is the top source of jobs. Attend career events, such as our career fairs in September and January, and schedule an appointment with a career counselor to hone your networking skills and identify unique opportunities.