Harvard College

The Office of Career Services welcomes students from all Harvard College concentrations, and offers a wide range of services and resources tailored specifically to internships, entry-level jobs, and summer opportunities for Harvard College students and recent alumni.

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Drop-in Advising (resumes in August)

OCS offers Harvard College undergraduates ten-minute “ask me anything” drop-in sessions both virtually and in person. This is the best way to get started with OCS or to have your resume or cover letter reviewed.

Thirty-Minute Scheduled Appointments (in person, phone, or Zoom):

Discuss career decisions, summer planning, making connections, interviewing, applying to graduate school, or other questions. Log in to Crimson Careers and click on “advising appointment” on the left to view adviser availability and reserve a time.

Check out our video tutorial on how to schedule appointments:

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Contact & Location

Phone
617-495-2595
Address

Harvard University
54 Dunster Street
Cambridge, MA

OCS Hours

M 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
T 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
W 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
TH 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
F 9:00 am - 5:00 pm