Welcome to Southern States University’s Career Services


SSU Career Services provides students with the services and resources necessary to obtain appropriate job placement in positions integrally related to the curriculum of their academic programs.

Career Services supports students in:


  • Writing Resumes and Cover Letters
  • LinkedIn Profiles
  • Interview Techniques
  • Job Hunting
  • Career Guidance


Schedule a one-on-one appointment today by emailing Stefan Calvaruso (scalvaruso@ssu.edu). Please remember to add the reason for meeting and times you are available. For updates on jobs and business skills please like the Career Services Page on Facebook at Southern States University-Career Services.


Remember career development is an adventure. To quote former British Prime Minister Winston Churchill-

“Never, never, never give up.”



         San Diego (Fashion Valley)       Newport Beach
  • Monday to Thursday 1:00pm-4:30pm
  • Friday 9:00am-4:00pm

  • January 28th
  •       February 10th         February 25th
  • March 3rd
Email scalvaruso@ssu.edu to schedule an appointment. Please include your student ID number.

“If you would like to set up a Skype appointment please contact the Career Services Department at 619-298-1829 or email us at scalvaruso@ ssu.edu “


Important Links:

Career Tools: Resume templates and blog posts.

Workshop Schedules:  Career information sessions.

Career Search Links:  Sites to help your job search.

Internship Guidelines: Internship information.

Career Assessment Tools: Match your personality to a career.

Online Career Resources: Here you will find links to outside sources that will also aid in your search for the career that is right for you and your program major.

Working in the U.S. (F-1 Visa)Employment eligibility of foreign nationals.

Note: Only F-1 students who have received work authorization through their DSO are eligible for employment in the US.  Students in English language training programs are ineligible for practical training.