The College of Visual and Performing Arts (VPA) at Syracuse University is one of the few in the nation that has in-house career development for students.

The Office of Academic and Career Advising supports undergraduate and graduate students in all stages of their professional journey. Offerings include resume/cover letter reviews, developing an outstanding LinkedIn profile, finding an internship or job, networking tips, preparing for interviews, and guidance on career discernment.

Meet Your Career Advisor

In-house career advisors assist making your dreams a reality. Career advisors maintain close partnerships with industry leaders and alumni, connecting them to students through classroom presentations, information sessions, networking events, career fairs, on-campus interviewing, and more.

Patti Bevans portrait.

Patti Bevans
Assistant Director of Career Services (Design, Art, Transmedia)

Office Hours:
Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

 

 

Jackie Flores portrait.

Jackie Flores
Career Advisor (Drama, Music, CRS)

Office Hours:
Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Available for Virtual Drop-Ins:
Monday – Friday
9 – 10 a.m. and 1- 2 p.m.
(Via Microsoft Teams)

 

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Career Counseling During COVID-19

Check out our most up-to-date virtual resources and links to remote jobs and internships available to students.

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