FAQs

How do I get my free career consulting session?
Simply complete the Free Consultation Form. Alumni Career Services  will contact you within 48 hours to schedule your consult. If you have specific questions or would prefer to talk to Alumni Career Services directly before filling out the form,  call 785-532-3392 or 800-600-2586, or email alumnicareerservices@k-state.com.
*You must be a member of the K-State Alumni Association in order to use this member benefit.

What do we cover in my consultation?
This depends on your needs. We'll create the agenda together based upon what you've identified as being important on the Free Consultation Form. A typical session might involve working on a resume and cover letter, going over job search strategies and talking through interview skills.

What if I want to set up additional sessions?

Let your consultant know that you would like to schedule more sessions. You can do this by calling 785-532-3392 or 800-600-2586 or emailing alumnicareerservices@k-state.com. You can schedule one session at the rate of $50 or a package of four sessions for $180.

What topics could be covered in additional consultations?
Additional consultations might be used, for example, by someone who wishes to change careers, is considering going back to school, is considering some other big change or would just like more assistance in their job search. Like the free consultation, the agenda can be set by your communicated priorities.

Do I need to be a member of the Alumni Association to use these services?
Both the free consult and the additional consults are benefits of being an Alumni Association member, but nonmembers can purchase paid consultations at the prices indicated.

Do I have to be an alumnus of K-State to join the Alumni Association and utilize these benefits?
No. Anyone can join the K-State Alumni Association. Once you are a member, you can utilize all Alumni Association benefits. Learn more more about K-State Alumni Association membership.

How do I search for jobs?
Use the online the K-State Career Center system. Jobs posted in the system are placed by employers interested in hiring K-State alumni. Once you have created an online account, you also can upload your resume to be viewed by employers.