Advice clinics and careers counselling

Do you need help with your CV, application form or covering letter? Have you got a query about psychometric tests, interviews, assessment centres or any other part of the job-hunting process?

‌But it’s not just about job-hunting – the LUMS Careers Team is here to help with any aspect of your career, including:

  • finding placements or internships
  • taking time out or doing a gap year
  • becoming self-employed
  • getting involved in volunteering
  • options for further study or research careers

Drop-in clinics

Bring your queries along to one of our weekly careers advice clinics (term-time only) where you can talk things through with us. No need to book – just drop in.

You'll find us in the LUMS Career Zone (A112), by LT4.

Undergraduate drop-in clinic
Undergraduate students please contact Louise Briggs.
Tuesdays 10am - 12 noon
Thursdays 3pm - 5pm

Placement students drop-in clinic
Placement students please contact Rory Daly.
Tuesdays 2.30pm - 4.30pm
Wednesdays 11am - 1pm

Postgraduate drop-in clinic
Wednesdays 4pm - 6pm
Fridays 3pm - 5pm

Alternatively, you can arrange to meet for one-to-one advice by emailing a member of the team and stating your availability.

Other sources of advice

Lancaster university Careers

The University's main Careers Service is located on Alexandra Square and offers lots of help to all students – from your arrival on campus until after you graduate. You can also book an appointment to see a careers counsellor in Careers by ringing 92767.

For study advice at LUMS email: studyadvice.lums@lancaster.ac.uk

For English language support email: p.watt1@lancaster.ac.uk