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How to Take Advantage of DelVal’s Resources in the New Year

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Posted on January 20, 2016 by Delaware Valley University .

Delaware Valley University has numerous resources aimed at assisting students achieve their goals and navigate through the semester seamlessly. However, not all students are aware of these outstanding resources that DelVal has to offer.

Find out more about DelVal’s resources and how they can benefit you in the New Year. 

The Writing Center

Located in Miller Hall 103, the Writing Center offers free, personalized help by DelVal students. They’ll encourage you to learn more about writing, understand your own work from a new perspective and appreciate the writing process. 

At the Writing Center, this process includes planning, reading, drafting, revising and editing. You’ll also work on brainstorming, sharing your ideas and writing, as well as getting a lot of constructive criticism and feedback. 

Whether you’re in need of assistance with choosing a topic, working through writer’s block, organizing paragraphs, finalizing a thesis, citing correctly or editing for grammar, the Writing Center will help you polish your piece. Make sure your papers and projects are solid this year. No appointment necessary.

The Center for Student Professional Development

The Center for Student Professional Development (CSPD) provides you with the tools that will help you find and obtain an internship or career. The Center helps you design a path to your career and works with you to ensure you stay on this path. 

The Center will help you every step of the way when it comes to finding an internship or career. Career assessment and counseling will help you determine what it is you’d like to do for a living, while job search strategies will help you nail down available positions and resume reviews and interview preparation will help you achieve the position you’re working towards. 

You’ll benefit from major and career information resources, job search strategies, professional development and communication training and graduate/professional school preparation. The Center will also make you aware of recruiting events such as career and internship fairs that will provide opportunities for available positions. 

With ExperienceLink, students can create a personal profile where they’ll upload resumes, research companies and apply to jobs. Whether you’re in your first year or final year at DelVal, The Center for Student Professional Development will help you get on the right career track. 

Help Desk and Technology

We live in a digital world, that’s why DelVal makes its Technology Services easily accessible for all students to rely on in a pinch. We provide computer, network and application services from almost all areas of the University communication with information about classroom listings, lab schedules, forms, policies and other information. 

Technology Services provide students with access to many University systems as well as basic computer troubleshooting issues. There is also hardware and software support for PCs, Macs and printers in lounges and common areas.

This year, take advantage of the endless number of resources that DelVal offers all students. These resources are meant to provide students with the information that they need to successfully complete their courses. To learn more about all that DelVal has to offer, click here to check out more offices and services.