Career Education for Parents

We are happy that you've helped your son choose a strong liberal arts education at Hampden-Sydney College, but you might be wondering what he's going to do with his degree. That's why our motto is, "You can do anything with a degree from Hampden-Sydney." We view career exploration and career education as a lifelong process and know that it is vital to begin his quest for a fulfilling life during his first year at H-SC.

Our Services

The Career Education and Vocational Reflection Office offers our students:

Career Assessments - StrengthsQuest & Strong Interest Inventory  

One-on-One Career Counseling

Career Library with free resources Alumni Networking
The Etiquette Dinner Full calendar of events each semester
The Career Planning Guide (large PDF file) TigerConnections
Internship Opportunities Graduate/Professional School Information
Local and Regional Job Fairs Tiger Track Live events & Alumni speakers
Extensive Web Resources Assistance with choosing a major
Networking Resume and Cover Letters
Job Shadowing Volunteer Opportunities
Job Hunting Tips Mock Interviews

Your son can make an appointment with our office by visiting the 2nd Floor of Bagby Hall (209), calling (434) 223-6106 or e-mailing Jennifer Allen at jallen@hsc.edu.