Career Services

Career Advising

The Office of Career Development provides career planning services that prepare students and alumni for successful transition from college to career or career transitioning. We provide career advising sessions, career-related programming, job search support, and employer engagement on and off campus. Additionally, we assist alumni with career transition or job re-entry. Contact us to schedule an appointment.

For Recent Alumni

The Office of Career Development offers career advising sessions to Carlow alumni for a period of two years following graduation. As a Carlow alum, you may schedule a maximum of three (3) personal career advising sessions within two years of your date of graduation (Sessions are 50 minutes in duration). Advising sessions may be scheduled by contacting our office at 412.578.6067.

Prior to your appointment, we recommend creating an alumni account on Handshake, our career services website. To create your Handshake alumni account, go to

For Alumni More Than Two Years From Graduation

The Carlow University Alumni Community provides many opportunities for networking. Login to the Alumni Portal today to create your profile, post a job opening or view jobs posted by fellow Alumni, search the Alumni Directory for networking opportunities with business colleagues and mentors, or look for a member's resume.

PA CareerLink offers career and skill building workshops, career counseling, and job search assistance to community members.

Alumni are encouraged to view or post job opportunities on Handshake, our career services website. Through Handshake, you may view and apply for jobs posted specifically for Carlow students/alumni, as well as jobs posted through To create your Handshake alumni account, go to

Many employers recruit using the social media site, LinkedIn - and many of our alumni can be found in the Carlow University Alumni Group as well. If you have not already done so, we encourage you to create a LinkedIn account in order to begin networking and making connections with employers, fellow alumni, and professional or university groups which may be of interest to you.

Job Fairs and Career Events

Alumni are welcome to participate in all on and off-campus career and networking events sponsored by the Office of Career Development. Upcoming events are posted on the Career Development Facebook page.

Contact Career Development
P: 412.578.6067