Trying to decide on a career path that's right for you? Career advising can assist you with the career planning process. You will have the chance to learn more about opportunities that are available.
Online Job Board
Online Student Job Board
After logging in, click on the student job board link on the left-hand side.
We support your career development by answering questions such as:
- What can I do with my degree?
- What are my career, work and educational options?
- How do I find a job?
- How do I write a résumé, prepare for interviews, and connect with employers?
- Should I continue my education beyond Trent?
Book an Appointment
1) Go to Trent Website
2) Login using your MyTrent username and password
3) Click on “Book Appointments-Durham Campus” on the left side of the screen.
Not sure who to call or what you might need? Call the Front Desk at 905-435-5100
A peer support where students can bring their resumes for editing and review. Drop by in the library hallway and ask questions to start moving your resume in the right direction.
Resume and Cover Letters
Tuesday, October 1st
11am - 12pm
This 50 minute workshop will provide information on how to build a strong resume and write a professional cover letter. Tips related to layout, content, and relevance will be provided, and samples will be shown. Information learned in this workshop can be applied to job applications for summer jobs, part-time jobs, internships, volunteer, or jobs following graduation. 10 minutes will be provided at the end of the workshop for questions to be answered by the Career Strategist.
Job Search and Networking Workshop
Monday, October 7th
11am - 12pm
This 50 minute workshop will provide you with general information on job search strategies and an introduction on how to use Trent University’s student job board.
Interview Prep and Professionalism Workshop
Tuesday, November 5th
11am - 12pm
This 50 minute workshop will provide you with information related to how to prepare for an interview, what to do during an interview, and what to do after an interview. Common interview questions will be explored, with the goal of increasing your confidence when it comes to your answers. 10 minutes will be provided at the end of the workshop for questions to be answered by the Career Strategist. his workshop will also talk about professionalism and how it can affect your career success.
What Can I Do With My Degree?
- Business Administration
- Child and Youth Studies
- Computing and Information Systems
- English Literature
- Gender and Women Studies
- Media Studies
- Social Work