What We Do

Micaela advising student in one-on-one appointmentTheCenter for Career Development works with undergraduate and graduate students throughout their time at Princeton to help them develop lifelong career management strategies, to integrate their curricular and co-curricular learning with the world of work outside of Princeton, and to discover opportunities for the exploration of and engagement in meaningful work.

We offer one-on-one advising and workshops to assist undergraduate and graduate students to:

  • Identify their values, interests, skills, and strengths 
  • Explore a diverse range of opportunities to build experience and clarity about their goals
  • Empower them to be successful in their pursuit of internships, jobs, further education and leadership experiences.

The Center for Career Development also provides multiple resources for students ready to search and apply for internships and jobs including an on-campus recruiting program and access to Handshake, an online career management system.

Students in all stages of career exploration are welcome to make an advising appointment. There are no prerequisites to make an appointment or come to an event, and students of all years in every stage of their career exploration are welcome.