Frequently Asked Questions

Where is SHA's Career Services Office located?

You can find us at 928 Commonwealth Avenue in the Dean’s Suite on the 3rd floor. Please see the interactive map and directions for more details about our location.

How do I make an appointment with a counselor at the Career Services Office?

Marta McManus is the Director of Career Services at SHA. Please email Marta with three available dates and times when you can meet.

What workshops are offered and when do they take place?

You may access our schedule of events on our Recruitment, Workshops and Events webpage.  To register for a workshop or event, log into BU CareerLink and click on the ‘workshops’ tab in the Events section.

Where can I find a listing of companies coming to recruit on campus?

Visit BU CareerLink and look under Events and then Info Sessions or visit our Corporate Recruitment page.

How do I write a résumé?

Visit, HF140/240 eportfolio or download the SHA Job Hunting Strategies Guide, which has sample résumés and tips for creating your own.

What should I say in a cover letter?

Visit, HF140/240 eportfolio. Sample cover letters and other professional correspondence can be found by downloading the SHA Job Hunting Strategies Guide or BU Center for Career Development Cover Letter Guide.

How do I prepare for interviews?

You can participate in mock interviews, or access InterviewStream through BU CareerLink. You may also consult the SHA Job Hunting Strategies Guide, HF140/240 eportfolio, or visit the SHA Career Services Office.

How do I apply for an internship or a job on BU CareerLink?

Review HF140/240 eportfolio section on Job/Internship search. Then search BU CareerLink for the desired job or internship, upload your résumé and cover letter if required, and click “apply.” If you’re selected for an interview, the employer will contact you.

You may also find our Resources page useful.