COVID-19 Updates for Law School

Career Development Office

CDO will be open this fall, although individual schedules may vary.  Currently, our in-person schedule is as follows:

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday mornings: Katie

Wednesday afternoon, Thursday, Friday: Carole

Please schedule your meeting in advance whenever possible through Symplicity or e-mail (for same-day appointments). But you can always reach us directly/remotely as well:  

Katie: (515) 271-2982   Carole:  (515) 271-4974

We can meet virtually via Microsoft Teams or Zoom—contact us for details!


Stay current on Jobs and OCI/Resume Collect through Symplicity and also look at all the resources, job search subscription tools, as well as other tips and resources on the CDO Student Resources page as well.

If you have any questions or concerns about your job search or career planning, please reach out to Carole or Katie.

Unemployment Resources

Iowa Workforce Development has listed information about seeking unemployment for people impacted by COVID-19 to their website.

Electronic Signatures

To avoid the necessity of printing, signing, scanning and emailing documents that require signatures, you are encouraged to try an online tool such as PandaDoc at to create an electronic signature. The Career Development Office has been encouraging use of this tool for the past year and includes it on their Tips webpage at

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