The Penn State Beaver Office of Career Services is conducting a survey of 2009-2010 graduates in order to collect pertinent information about your campus experience as well as your career development before and after graduation. Your responses will help our office counsel students more effectively, plan appropriate programs, and encourage improvement of overall services.
In addition, your input will be useful to Career Services to help you with your current career needs.
The survey can be completed online. Just click on the link below, or copy and paste this URL into your browser: http://www.surveymonkey.com/s.aspx?sm=5CDzPDskmWXaC3eoTffs9A_3d_3d
We appreciate your time as well as your participation in this survey.Alumni Career Services
The Alumni Career Services Office provides career and life management assistance to more than 500,000 Penn State alumni in the country and around the world. Using a variety of tools, including individual counseling, networking events, and webinars, counselors in Alumni Career Services assist graduates of all ages in determining career paths, planning job searches, and developing ways to network with other Penn State alumni.
We also offer programs and services for companies that hope to hire Penn State alumni as well as connect with students who are interested in networking with Penn State alumni.
New Alumni Users - Register for Nittany Lion Alumni Career Network For alumni who have never held a Nittany Lion Alumni Career Network account, please visit the registration page to set up an account. You will receive a confirmation email once your account has been approved by a Alumni Career Services staff member. The process usually takes 2-3 business days.
Registered Alumni - Log-in to Nittany Lion Alumni Career Network For alumni who have previously registered for NLCN, you can continue to use the account established as an undergraduate. Click on the log-in link above and then on the Forgot Password tab. Enter your Penn State undergraduate e-mail address and a Password for Nittany Lion Alumni Career Network will be emailed to you. Please remember to update your email address since your @psu.edu address will expire six months after graduation.
OCI - Alumni are able to add On-Campus Interviewing to their Nittany Lion Alumni Career Network Accounts for a $45 fee. To access this feature, visit OCI for Alumni .
Employers - Employers seeking Penn State alumni with experience should log in or register with Nittany Lion Alumni Career Network to post jobs and view resumes of Penn State alumni.
Develop effective strategies to launch and manage a strategic job search.
- Online Posting and Job Board
- On-Campus Interviewing
- Networking Programs and Events
- Personal Job Search Plan Development and Coaching
It's who you know and who knows you! A diverse array of tools from high touch to high tech allows alumni to make connections, build relationships, and gain the inside stories from other alumni.
- LionLink Networking Database
- Nittany Networking Events
- LinkedIn Penn State Alumni Group and Related Subgroups
- City Lights and Other Regional Educational Events
- Connect with Alumni in More than 270 Alumni Groups and Chapters Around the World
- Online Alumni Directory – Penn State's Pride
- Arts Festival Reunions and Other Alumni Events
Changing Careers or Reentering the Job Market
We offer tailored services to meet the unique needs of those who are considering a change of career, returning to or leaving the marketplace, entering graduate school, or adapting a career path before and during retirement.
- Career Counseling Appointments for Job Search Training and Transferable Skills Assessment
- Interactive Webinars and Career Workshops, including Alumni JOBSearch and Alumni CareerShape
- Graduate and Professional School Assistance
Although Alumni Career Services is located at Penn State University Park, the office's services are available to all Penn State alumni, regardless of location. Events are held in geographically dispersed locations as well as online. Individual appointments and workshops are conducted by phone and in person. Small fees are associated with some services.
For more information, please contact Penn State Alumni Career Services at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 814-865-LINK.
Brenda Schultz, MA
Student Development Center
Student Union Building
- Career Services for Students
- Other Career Services