Services for Alumni
|Join our Alumni Listserv!|
|Alumni Career Network - Contact Rutgers alumni about their fields of employment. Also, register to be a career mentor for others. The Alumni Career Network is located in the CareerKnight system.|
|Career Assessments - Assessments are available to help with career changing and decision making. Also available is our Rutgers Online Career Planning Site, which identifies your interests, skills, and values and relates them to occupations.|
Career Counseling- Discuss career issues with a professional career counselor.Drop-in sessions are designed for current Rutgers students only.
Scheduling a career counseling appointment
For currently enrolled students and alumni who graduated 6 months or less from today:
Request an appointment online via your CareerKnight account.
For alumni who graduated more than 6 months ago:
Create your CareerKnight account. After you receive an email confirmation that your account has been approved call 732-932-7997 or 848-445-6127 ext. 0 during the day, Monday through Friday. These appointments can only be made by calling one of our offices after your CareerKnight account has been activated. Do not use CareerKnight’s online appointment request system.
Fees for a 30 minute appointment are as follows:
|Time Beyond Graduation ||Fee|
May grads - Nov 30
Oct grads - April 30
Jan grads - June 30
|6 months - 2 years||$25 |
|2 - 5 years ||$50|
|5+ years ||$100|
Types of issues that can be addressed during alumni appointments include: resume writing, interview techniques, job search, and career planning.
|Career Days - Meet employers to discuss career opportunities. Events are free to alumni. Career days include: Business & Liberal Arts, Engineering & Computer Science, Government & Nonprofit, Internship, Math & Actuarial, Science, and two N.J. Collegiate Career Days. Also attend the Graduate and Professional School Day. The Big East Career Fair takes place every March in Madison Square Garden in New York.|
|CareerKnight - Register for CareerKnight to view job listings, register for upcoming workshops, and learn about career days and employer information sessions.|
|College Majors and Career Information - Review career information on over 75 Rutgers University majors to learn about related career options, types of employers that hire each major, and jobs obtained by Rutgers alumni for each major.|
|Credentials Service - Utilize our online credentials service to support your applications for teaching positions or graduate school. Set up and manage your own personal reference file at www.interfolio.com.|
|Rutgers University Alumni Library|
|Rutgers University Alumni Relations|
|Workshops and Panels - Topics include job search, interviewing, and career panels. Log in to your CareerKnight account to view and register for upcoming programs.|