The Career corner gives you the tools to prepare and launch your career providing career development resources and networking opportunities.

Equip yourself with the Horizons program

Equip yourself with increased self-awareness, personal and professional skills, tools, strategies and resources, to give you the confidence to transition to the workforce and thrive in your career. Follow our career modulesat your own pace during your studies.

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Prepare your career

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Expand your skill set

Throughout your university experience, you’ll develop personal, professional and academic skills that will help you in future job searches. 

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Find a job

The following resources will help you in your job search. 

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Leave your mark

Get help so you can “wow” employers with your: 

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Weekly drop-in sessions at the Career Corner

Receive personalized support during weekly in-person and virtual sessions at the Career Corner. These sessions are a great way to gain immediate, tangible, and personalized career advice from a Career Specialist.

Meet us at the Career Corner Resume Bar (UCU 216)
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Job search scams and phishing emails

The University of Ottawa uses secured portals such as uOZone to post job opportunities for students. The recruitment and formal hiring processes would never be initiated by email.
The Career Corner promotes employment events, information sessions and career development workshops to students. Please note that no jobs will be shared via email.
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Contact us

Career Corner

University Centre
(2nd Floor – Room 216)
Ottawa ON Canada
K1N 6N5
Email: [email protected]

June 1 - August 31 
Hours : 8:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
September 1 - May 30 
Hours : 8:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Book an appointment

The Career Corner offers a variety of career development services both virtually and in-person.