Careers advice

All of our students and graduates can access careers advice, even if you are not on campus.

Lancaster Answers

This is a good starting point for self-help solutions and information about the services and resources we offer.

Search Lancaster Answers to find the answer to your question.

Ask Careers

This online query service is a good option if you have a more specific question.

Or if you are not on campus or do not have time to see an adviser.

You can submit your query online using Ask Careers.

You can attach files to your query such as a copy of your CVs, letters of application etc.

Careers staff will respond to you within five working days.

Careers in The Base

Careers staff are available Monday to Friday from 10:00 to 16:30.

Staff can help answer general enquiries regarding career options, vacancy sources, applications, the Lancaster Award etc.

Just drop-in to see us.

Careers interviews

These are available Monday to Friday and the full schedule is advertised on TARGETconnect.

These 30 minute interviews must be booked in advance through TARGETconnect or with Careers staff in the Base.

These longer sessions will help with applications, personal statements, exploring careers options etc.

You may need to undertake some preparatory work to get most benefit from these sessions.

Mock interviews

Availability is shown in TARGETconnect.

NB - These mock interviews may be restricted to final year students, depending on time of the year.

Skype interviews

Please Ask Careers online to request a Careers Interview using Skype.

At the same time you should log-in to your Skype Account, search for 'Careers Lancaster' and request a connection.

We will email you to arrange a suitable date and time.