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Minnesota State University, Mankato
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Drop-in appointments (Career QuickStop)

QuickStop participant

10-15 minute drop-in appointments during the Fall and Spring Semesters, a great way to get started on:

  • Resumes/Cover Letters
  • Grad School Applications
  • Job Searching
  • Interview Prep
  • Choosing/Changing your Major
  • Other career-related questions!

Monday - Thursday 12pm-3pm

Career Development Center

209 Wigley Administration Center 


Schedule an appointment

Appointment participant

Need more time? 1 hour appointment times are available from 8:00am-3:00pm.

3 easy ways to schedule an appointment

Types of appointments

Client Obligations and Principles





3 easy options to  schedule:

1) Use online request form

  • Login to your Account*
  • Click on "Appointments" from the left navigation bar
  • Click on “Schedule A New Appointment”
  • Select appointment category, type, date, and time
  • Fill in the “What can we help you with?” section and click “Request”
  • You will receive an automatic email stating that you have an appointment; you will also receive a follow up email that will approve or decline your request
    *Alumni may register here

2) Call 507-389-6061 to set up an in-person or telephone appointment

3) Stop in to Wigley Administration room 209 to select a date/time



  • Exploring Careers/Job Change
  • Choosing or Changing Majors
  • Resume or Cover Letter
  • Part-time/Seasonal Job Search
  • Internship Search
  • Job Search
  • Interviewing Tips & Strategies
  • Practice Interview
  • Grad School Planning
  • Other Career-related Issues

 CDC Services Overview for Students & Alumni



Client Obligations
  • Arrive on time for your appointment.  Students/alumni who arrive over 15 minutes late for an appointment may be asked to reschedule.
  • If you need to cancel, 24 hour notice is requested.
  • Work with your career counselor to set goals for your career development. Be prepared to spend time and effort to achieve your career development goals.  Our assistance is most effective when you are committed to defining and achieving your career planning goals.
  • The CDC will keep all of your personal information private.  If you would like the CDC to share information with others, you must give permission.  An exception to this privacy can be made due to health and/or safety considerations necessitating emergency disclosure of such information.
  • The CDC is a member of the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) and follows the Principles for Professional Practice for Career Services and Employment Professionals or upon request at the MSU Career Development Center. The CDC also complies with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) and the [PDF] Minnesota Government Data Practices Act (MCSPA) (157 KiB).
  • CDC staff members are committed to treat all clients with respect, regardless of race, sex, color, creed, religion, age, national origin, disability, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, sexual orientation or membership or activity in a local commission as defined by law.  CDC staff members demonstrate this respect and fair treatment by keeping appointments, by making every effort to notify you if a change in time is necessary, and by giving you their complete attention and avoiding interruptions during appointments.