Skill Building

Building professional skills is helpful whether you are seeking to build your resume or to grow your career. To help support your goals at any phase of your professional journey, explore the resources below and schedule an appointment  to meet with the Syracuse University Career Services team!

Free to Syracuse University students, VMock is a 24-hour resume review platform that provides personalized feedback, based on criteria gathered from employers and global best practices. VMock is designed to work with resumes from many different fields across various industries. Learn more about VMock today!

  • Access VMock.
  • Create an account.
  • Your account will be verified by the Career Services team.
  • Following, upload your resume.
  • Review feedback, update your resume and contact the Career Services team with questions.

Digital and In-Person Practice Interviews

Practice interviewing, so you’ll know when you’re hitting your mark and can identify areas of improvement. Schedule an appointment to meet with the Syracuse University Career Services team to experience a practice interview today!

Big Interview

The Big Interview platform allows current students and alumni to learn about interviewing by watching instructional videos. After learning about interviewing, individuals can then practice by recording themselves answering questions. These recordings will help in learning where interview skills can be improved.


Free to all Syracuse University students, staff and faculty, LinkedIn Learning offers video courses taught by industry experts in business, technology, creative fields and more.

Learn how to access LinkedIn Learning today!

With over 300 recognized student organizations and growing, Syracuse University offers a wide variety of involvement opportunities. Joining clubs and organizations is a valuable way to gain leadership and professional experience, meet new people and grow your resume.

Learn more about Syracuse University Student Activities today!

A part-time job and/or internship allows for the opportunity to earn experience and potentially income. Explore opportunities on Handshake and ’Cuse Works today!

Available starting your first year, internships are a great way to explore career fields, develop new skills, link coursework to careers and build your resume. Explore opportunities on Handshake and ’Cuse Works today!

Meeting your unique interests and schedule, explore a variety of volunteer opportunities on the Office of Leadership Volunteer Engagement website.