Welcome Back to Campus and to our New Monthly Newsletter

Welcome back to campus and to The Student Success Centre: Careers, Leadership & Experience's first monthly newsletter. This is your one stop shop for Student Success Centre events, news and programming for September. We're here to help, in person in the University Community Centre (room 210) or online at Our services include career development, experiential learning, new student programming, leadership programs and more.

Alternative Spring Break

Alternative Spring Break

Applications for the Alternative Spring Break program, a hands-on Community Engaged Learning opportunity that connects students to local and global communities, are due October 25.

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information session

Recruiter Information Sessions

Every Fall, employers and educational recruiters visit campus to meet and network with Western students.

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Group Career Counselling

Group Career Counselling

Group career counselling for international students close to graduation looking for non-academic employment in Canada. Register on CareerCentral for the information session on September 28th to sign up for the program

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Student Athletes

Student Athlete Academic Mentoring Program

A brand new program supporting new student athletes at Western to make a successful academic and social transition to Western University.

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Hirewesternu Career Fair

Hirewesternu Career Fair: Thursday, September 29th

Over 70 recruiters will be on campus, drop by the Western Student Recreation Centre between 11-4pm on Thursday, September 29th.

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The Student Success Centre Events in September



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Career Counselling Intake Appointments

A quick, 15 minute appointment, which serves as the prerequisite for accessing further career counselling services. Available to be booked online, by phone 519-661-3559, or in person in UCC 210 on the day the appointment is being offered.

Career Services for Graduate Students

We offer a number of services and programs specifically for graduate students, to meet your unique needs.

Western's Employment Resource Centre (WERC)

WERC opens for resume and cover letter review September 19th. Drop-in anytime between 9am-4pm, Monday to Friday in UCC210 with your resume.

Western Serves Day of Service

This event allows you to go out into the community and support the great work our partner organizations do. This includes cleaning and painting, cooking and more. Volunteers spend an afternoon helping non-profit organizations.

Community Engaged Learning Courses

Interested in getting applied experience while earning course credit? Check out the Community Engaged Learning courses offered this year and register today.

Faculty-Led Study Abroad Course Applications

Applications are live for several faculty-led study abroad courses.

Out of Province Student's Association Kickoff

The Out of Province Student's Association is hosting it's annual kickoff for new and upper year students on September 13th at the Wave from 4:30-6:30pm. Meet students from your home province and from across the country. Connect with your OPSA mentor and hear more about plans for the 2016-2017 year.

First Year Leadership Committee Application

Interested in promoting LAMP events, running leadership initiatives, and endorsing volunteering opportunities on and off-campus? Apply for the First Year Committee through CareerCentral.

SAGE Mentorship Program

Are you a mature student? We are currently looking to recruit mature and transfer student mentors for the 2016-2017 school year. Apply through CareerCentral.

Western's Co-Curricular Record

Keep track of the co-curricular activities you’re participating in and explore other possibilities on campus. Learn more about Western’s co-curricular record at

Western Scholars and LEP Kickoff

A combination kickoff of Western Scholars and the Leadership Education Program will bring together some of the highest achieving students Western University has to offer, while a special message from President Amit Chakma sets the tone for the coming year. 




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