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Academic and Career Planning

STUDENTS: To schedule an in person, phone or virtual meeting, please email us at or call us at 563-333-6339.

We've created some helpful resources on the portal. Check them out here!

Meet with an advisor for assistance with:

  • Building Your Schedule
  • Choosing Your Classes
  • Career Coaching/Choosing a major
  • YouScience assessment
  • Resume/Cover Letter/LinkedIn
  • Mock interviews and interview prep

The SAU Academic and Career Planning Office will help you identify and develop career goals, and show you how to apply your education and academic achievements to your professional goals.

We challenge all students and alumni to engage in a journey of personal awareness, and we offer many developmental, networking, and employment opportunities to support your growth and goals.

See the 2023 1st Destination Survey results (pdf)

See even more career help in the Academic and Career Planning Portal For Current Students

1st Destination Survey Results


offered employment as a result of their internship

Nearly 40% of employed students from this survey said they were offered full-time employment as a result of their internship.

Learn About Internships

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Academic and Career Planning Office

Career Fairs and Events

Looking for ways to connect with employers? We provide you with so many opportunities to do just that.

Our two signature events – The Quad Cities College Career Fair and the Health Sciences Career and Networking Fair – allow students to network with 80+ employers, a number that grows every year. 

See our calendar of events to learn more about these and other Career Center programs.

Learn more about our events


Lindsay Adolphs, Executive Director

Jill Beinborn, Director of Advising and Orientation
Laurie Harrison, Academic Advisor


Academic and Career Planning Office
Rogalski Center, 2nd floor
518 W. Locust St., Davenport, IA 52803

So, what's next?

Are you ready to take the next step? Click on the visit button below to learn more about our virtual and in-person visit options.