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Interviewing Practice

There are two options Career Services offers for practicing for an interview:

Virtual Mock Interviews - By InterviewStream

InterviewStream is an interactive online video-based practice interviewing tool which uses a webcam to video your practice interview. This tool provides feedback and tips of non-verbal behavior and communication missteps. If you don't have a webcam you can stop by Career Services or sign up ahead of time by calling 541-737-4085 to schedule a time to practice your interviewing skills in the Career Services office. Have a webcam? You can even conduct an interview right now!  

  • Log in to Beaver JobNet using your ONID username and password. First time users: you will be asked to fill in a short profile. When your profile is completed, your personal Beaver JobNet home page will appear on the screen.
  • On your Beaver JobNet homepage, click on "Log-In to InterviewStream" located on the right side under RESOURCES. If this is your first time using InterviewStream, you will need to create an account.
  • Once you log-in or create your account, you can conduct an interview and explore the other tools on the site.
  • Questions - contact Career Services at 541-737-4085.

InterviewStream Instructions Guide

*** Are you an instructor and interested in having InterviewStream as an assignment in your class? We can assist you with this...find out more.

Mock Interviews

Mock interviews with a career advisor are designed to replicate the type of interview that you may expect from a recruiter. Schedule a mock interview through our "request a counseling appointment" system.

The day of your mock interview:

  • Please arrive at Career Services early and dress for a formal interview. Bring a copy of your resume and a company/job description or graduate program description for the interviewer.
  • If you are unable to keep your appointment, please cancel the appointment through Beaver JobNet (same steps as requesting your appointment) or call Career Services at 541-737-4085 to cancel or reschedule.

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Contact Info

Career Services
B008 Kerr Administration Building, Corvallis, OR 97331-2127
Phone: 541-737-4085 Fax: 541-737-0532

Hours: M-F, 8am-5pm

Drop-In Hours (resume, cover letter, Beaver JobNet): M-Th, 1pm-4pm

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