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Idaho Student Union Building, Vandal Success Center, 3rd Floor

Mailing Address:

875 Perimeter Drive MS 2534
Moscow, ID 83844-2534

Fall & Spring Semester Hours:
Monday through Friday
8 a.m.- 5 p.m.

Drop-in Hours: (Mon.-Fri. from 11 a.m-1 p.m.)
In-Person Drop-ins - Stop by the Vandal Success Center desk to get started (ISUB 3rd Floor)
Virtual Drop-ins - Zoom
(If the advisor is currently with another client when you join - you will temporarily be placed in a waiting room for a short time)

Summer Hours:
Monday through Friday
7:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.

For students: to schedule an appointment please visit VandalStar.  
For alumni: please call or email the office to schedule an appointment.  
Appointments currently are offered via Zoom or phone.

Phone: 208-885-6121

Fax: 208-885-2816

Email: careerservices@uidaho.edu

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About Rachel

Career Advising Liaison | Co-op Coordinator Serving the College of Engineering

Rachel Otto joined Career Services as an advisor in March 2016. As an undergraduate, she double majored in International Studies and Applied Music: Voice, then continued for her Master's in Teaching English as a Second Language all from the University of Idaho. Go Vandals! She brings over 7 years of student-focused, higher education experience in advising, teaching, and program development.

Specializing in career pathways for STEM students, Rachel loves supporting and walking with students through their career development at every stage. She especially enjoys when students share their experiences and hard-earned stories of success. A big advocate of experiential learning, Rachel also coordinates the U of I Cooperative Education Program, bringing classroom learning and industry experience together.

In her free time, you’ll often find Rachel exploring the gorgeous PNW with her husband and friends through paddle boarding, hiking, biking, and picnicking.

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208-885-1702
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Contact Us

Idaho Student Union Building, Vandal Success Center, 3rd Floor

Mailing Address:

875 Perimeter Drive MS 2534
Moscow, ID 83844-2534

Fall & Spring Semester Hours:
Monday through Friday
8 a.m.- 5 p.m.

Drop-in Hours: (Mon.-Fri. from 11 a.m-1 p.m.)
In-Person Drop-ins - Stop by the Vandal Success Center desk to get started (ISUB 3rd Floor)
Virtual Drop-ins - Zoom
(If the advisor is currently with another client when you join - you will temporarily be placed in a waiting room for a short time)

Summer Hours:
Monday through Friday
7:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.

For students: to schedule an appointment please visit VandalStar.  
For alumni: please call or email the office to schedule an appointment.  
Appointments currently are offered via Zoom or phone.

Phone: 208-885-6121

Fax: 208-885-2816

Email: careerservices@uidaho.edu

Meet the Team Map