HiattChat: Virtual Drop-ins

The Hiatt Career Center is excited to offer an opportunity to get career advice from the comfort of your residence hall, whether you're on campus or studying abroad! HiattChat is an online drop-in appointment with a Hiatt Advisor. Students can access the service 4 nights per week using their Brandeis email or Gmail accounts.

hiattchatHiattChat is a quick and convenient way to get answers to your questions: from resume and LinkedIn profile reviews, to writing cover letters, to helping you navigate B.hired. Take advantage of this exciting new service tonight!

Logging into HiattChat for the first time

  1. Sign into your Brandeis email or a Gmail account.
  2. In the chat box at the bottom left of your inbox, type hiattchat@gmail.com and select “Invite to chat.” 
  3. Hit “Send invites.” Once your invite is accepted, hiattchat will appear in your chat list

HiattChat Schedule

HiattChat is available when classes are in session.  HiattChat will not be available over break.

Monday - Thursday, 8:00 - 10:00 p.m.


Q: Can I get my resume approved through HiattChat?
A: No, Hiatt Advisors cannot approve resumes, but if a HA reviews your resume and deems it ready for approval, she can refer you to a counselor who can approve it within 1-2 business days.

Q: Can I chat with HiattChat off the record?
A: No, chats are recorded for both tracking and training purposes.

If you have any additional questions about HiattChat, please contact Jackie Blesso, Assistant Director of Career Development at the Hiatt Career Center.