The Kevin S. and Sandra E. Delbridge Career Center offers many services to assist alumni in the job search. Whether you are seeking your first position, looking for a new position in the same field, looking for a new career, or re-entering the job market, the Career Center is a valuable resource. As an alumnus/a of Western New England University, you have access to all Career Center resources and there is no cost.
We're still here for you
- Discovering job search strategies, resources, and skills including access to Handshake, our career platform.
- Tailoring your résumé to highlight your education and work experience
- Creating a cover letter that will make you stand out among applicants
- Practice your interview skills based on your industry of choice
- Identifying new networking opportunities
- Discussing job offers, negotiation, and other career-related topics
Your Career Professional will coach you through the process so you are prepared and ready to go.
Log In and Search
Handshake is our interactive career management system which coordinates, organizes, and facilitates career programs, opportunities, and education at Western New England University.
As an alumnus/a of the University you have access to Handshake. Use the system to search for jobs, connect with employers, attend career events, workshops, and career fairs, to make an appointment to meet with your Career Professional.
Here is a helpful resource from Handshake on Getting Started in Handshake.
Networking is a crucial component to the job search process. Join the following LinkedIn groups to expand your network and learn about employment opportunities:
For more information on successful networking tips and techniques, make an appointment with your Career Professional.
Mentor the next generation of golden bears
Participate in Sophomore Career Connections, a career related panel or workshop, speak in a classroom, or attend a networking event. You have a wealth of knowledge our students need. As someone who was in their shoes, share your Golden Bear story!
If you are interested, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Post a Job or Internship
Hire a Golden Bear! Promote your internship, part-time, and/or full-time postings to our students and other alumni via WNEU’s Handshake platform. Interested students and alumni can apply directly to your posting. Visit the Employers Page for more details on Campus Recruiting.
Helpful Handshake Tips – How to Post a Job on Handshake: