Office of Field Services (OFS)

CSU Students

Preparing to Job Search

OFS is here to support you as you plan & prepare for your job search! Below you will find a few steps to get started:

  1. RESUME: Send your resume and get feedback in 72 hours.  Click to learn about the Resume Dropbox
  2. MOCK INTERVIEWS: Practice your Interview skills. To meet with a Peer Advisor, contact or 216-687-2233
  3. RESEARCH: Get to know the Districts.  Explore their websites, schedule a shadow day*, and attend Career Fairs.  
  4. NETWORK: Attend as many Career Fairs as you can!! Practice networking and interviewing.  
  5. APPLY: Visit the District's websites for direct access to open positions. 


  • Students need to create a Handshake profile: CLICK HERE
  • Use your CSU ID and campusnet password to log in 
  • Once you have completed your profile, set your profile and resume to Public so that employers can view your profile   
Getting Ready for a Virtual Career Fair in HANDSHAKE:
Preparing for the CSU Career Fair on March 6, 2024

CSU Career Day is a campus-wide event that is held in the Student Center.  Registration will be through Career Development & Exploration.  To prepare for the fair, Click Here.


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How should I prepare for Career Events?  

  • All CSU students and graduates are welcome at all OFS planned Career Events. 
  • We encourage you to have your resume and cover letter ready in case a district would like you to email it to them.  District Contact Sheets will be sent out prior to Career Day.  Please dress for an interview and come prepared.  See Career Services website below for reasources. 

CAREER SERVICES: Click for resume, interview and networking resources

For an appointment, contact Karen Lieske, Assistant Director, Career Services,

General Career Questions, CONTACT: A.FURIO15@CSUOHIO.EDU