Center for

Career Design & Development

The Center for Career Design & Development is a team of professionals who put students first. We achieve our vision of empowering all Hofstra students toward meaningful careers and lives through one-on-one appointments for career counseling available in person, via Zoom, and telephone anytime the University is open.

Take a Look Around

Take a guided tour of the Center for Career Design & Development.

Weller Hall

Inside Career Design & Development

The Center provides a number of services for Hofstra students and alumni.

Career Counseling

Career counseling covers a range of valuable topics, including:

  • Uncovering your strengths
  • Best-fit majors and career paths
  • Internship and study-abroad opportunities
  • Searching for a job
  • Applying for graduate school
  • Interview preparation
  • Polishing résumés and cover letters

Career Resources

Download the Hofstra
Career Guide

Programming & Events

We also partner to provide programming for the entire campus, which empowers Hofstra students to uncover their strengths, determine their path, and tell their story. If your student-run organization would like to partner with the Center for Career Design & Development to host a workshop or program, call us or submit a program request.

Submit a Program Request


Once you are ready to share your strengths and tell your story, the Center for Career Design & Development facilitates connections with employers both online via Handshake and in person at Career Fairs, On Campus Recruiting, Information Sessions, Service Networking, and other creative events.

About the Center

Learn about our mission and services and meet the staff of the Center for Career Design & Development.

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Career Design & Development Events

View Upcoming Center for Career Design & Development Events
Please Note: Use the mini-calendar in the event system to see more upcoming events.

Taking the Next Step

Hofstra graduates are confident, prepared, and fully ready to make a difference in the future.

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We’ll help you connect with Hofstra students who will fit your professional needs.


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Get the information you need to support your student throughout their college journey.

Contact the Center

Our Office

110 Weller Hall
Hempstead, NY 11549

Office Hours:
Mon: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Tues: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Wed: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Thurs: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Fri: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

"Quick Question" Drop-in Hours:
Wed: 10 a.m.-Noon
Thu: 10 a.m.-Noon

Make an Appointment

Students can schedule appointments through NAVIGATE; Alumni should call 516-463-6060.

No-Show Policy