Career Resources

The Jack Holland Student Success Center provides resources, tools and insights to assist and prepare students for lifelong success. 

Blueprint for Success

Larissa Bates

Larissa Bates, M.A.
Career Counselor – Business, Financial Services & Logistics




Undergraduate students can receive virtual assistance with their resume, interviewing skills, exploring careers, job search strategies, and more in a 30 min appointment.

Students may connect with Larissa from January 28, 2020 to May 7, 2020 by requesting a Zoom (video or phone conferencing) appointment for advising/career counseling. Available days/times are below. Sign-up for Tuesday/Thursday appointments here.

Tuesdays: 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Thursdays: 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM

Additional hours on Mondays/Wednesdays are available through SJSU Handshake.  

Mondays: 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Wednesdays: 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM


If none of the above times work for your schedule, appointments are available outside of the times listed above and some services can be accommodated via email upon request to


Check out our virtual career readiness tools (Handshake, Vmock, and many more) at the Career Center Apps webpage and review our suite of PDF guides to help you Launch Your Career:  

Job/Internship Search Guide

Resume/Cover Letter Guide

Interviewing Guide, and Applying to Graduate School


Apply for jobs & internships targeted to SJSU students.  Thousands of new opportunities are posted each month!

Make appointments for help on career exploration, resume/cover letters, interview preparation, and more.

Join events to gain strategies for building your career.

Attend job fairs & info sessions to network with employers.

                                           Stay updated with opportunities in our weekly newsletters.