The Alumni Education office partners with Career Services to offer a wide array of professional development seminars and workshops exclusively for alumni. Whether you're expanding your network and looking for your first job, preparing for a mid-career change, connecting with other executives, or building your professional skills, Penn Alumni Career Networking is your guide.
Penn Alumni LinkedIn Group
With over 30,000 members and growing, the University of Pennsylvania Alumni group on LinkedIn is a great resource for connecting with classmates, engaging in career-related discussion forums, learning about job opportunities, and joining industry-specific subgroups.
QuakerNet is a searchable database of alumni. Create your profile today and become a much-needed source of career-related advice for current students and fellow alumni. You can also search the QuakerNet database yourself for alumni contacts based upon industry, employer, job function, geography, undergraduate and/or graduate degree, and more.
Networking Programs & Events
Speed networking events, skill building workshops, expert panels: these are just a few examples of the career networking programs held on campus and regionally.
Career Services Resources
Penn Career Services offers a variety of resources and tools to Penn Alumni, including individual career counseling, graduate and professional school advising, and access to PennLink, the online job board for current students and alumni. In addition, Career Services has partnered with BlueSteps, a unique, online executive search community, to offer Penn Alumni an exclusive 30% discount on a lifetime BlueSteps Membership. Membership in BlueSteps ensures that your resume is accessible to over 300 retained executive search firms around the world, who handle over 50,000 top management assignments for leading organizations each year. For more information, visit www.bluesteps.com/partners/upenn.aspx. Use the code “UPenn” during registration to receive your discount.
Quaker Yellow Pages
Promote your business to other Penn alumni. Quaker Yellow Pages enable you to find the products and services advertised by fellow alumnae/i, and members from other communities.