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Welcome to the Office of Career Services!

The Office of Career Services provides career assistance free of charge to all Washington & Jefferson College alumni.

Individual Advising

Schedule an appointment to meet with a career counselor to discuss job search tips, interviewing, or graduate school. To schedule an appointment, call 724-229-5126 or e-mail Please indicate your year of graduation and the purpose of your appointment.

Online Resources

The Office of Career Services is pleased to provide an additional resource, College Central Network (CCN). CCN allows Alumni to access full-time, internship, part-time, and summer opportunities. CCN also provides extensive information on various career related topics. Alumni are able to connect with employers, post resumes and cover letters, and create portfolios. There are typically over 500,000 national postings and numerous postings specific to W&J. We are also a member of the Liberal Arts Recruiting Consortium (LARC), comprised of 6 Greater Pittsburgh area Colleges and Universities, who share local postings.

For alumni visiting the site for the first time: 

1. Go to
2. Click the "Alumni" icon
3. Click on the link "Create Account" – Create an Access ID and password.
4. After you log in, you will need to complete a short registration form and agree to a “Terms of Service” agreement.

If you have any questions or need assistance in accessing CCN, please contact the Office of Career Services at 724.229.5126 or

All alumni are also welcome to use any of the additional online resources available on the Career Services webssite.

Resume and Cover Letter Review

A career counselor will be happy to review your resume or cover letter.  Most reviews take place via e-mail.  If interested, you can e-mail your documents to

Career Fairs

Career Services is a member of the Western PA Career Services Consortium (WestPACS).  Each year there is a fall and spring internships and job fair.  We encourage you to attend.  Information and dates are posted on the College Central Network. If you have any questions regarding upcoming fairs, please contact us.

Get Involved

We encourage you to become involved through various means, including hiring a W&J intern or employee, or becoming a mentor. Our employers' page contains additional informationon how to post opportunities to W&J students and alumni. To become a mentor in College Central Network:

1. Go to
2. Select Alumni
3. Click on the Mentoring Network link
4. Choose Join Our Mentoring Network
5. Select Add My Mentoring Profile, fill in your information and create an individual login ID and password