Career Services is here to help you, we want to make sure you get hired, and we have everything you need to get your career on track. And, unlike many other schools, we are here to support you even after you graduate!

Career Services provides a wide range of services for students and alumni, including resume critiques, practice interviews, career counseling, and more.  

All Career Services appointments will take place via email, phone, or Zoom (a video conferencing tool) Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. We can assist with the following:

  • Career Counseling
  • Internship, employment, and graduate school search assistance
  • Practice Interviews
  • Resume/ Cover Letter Critiques
  • Networking Connections
  • Handshake: The Get Hired Portal

Zoom: Prior to your appointment, you will receive an email with Zoom meeting details. You do not need to have Zoom previously installed; the only requirement is a device with Internet access.  Schedule appointments b calling 716.286.8500.

To remain informed about the status of events and programs, students and alumni should check Handshake: The Get Hired Portal and the Career Services Events page regularly. Messaging will be shared with registered students and alumni including all details about how to attend virtually, if applicable.

Virtual Drop In Hours are available via Zoom on Tuesdays from 10:30 a.m. to Noon and Wednesdays from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.  To access drop in hours, please visit 

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/2358499459?pwd=WDlUQWVpOGlyNWJxcURiN0VSQ3ViQT09

Meeting ID: 235 849 9459
Passcode: 5tNU8a

Employers: We value your commitment to recruiting Niagara University students and understand that the uncertainty of today creates recruiting challenges. We have outlined below some opportunities to connect with candidates. However, we are open to additional strategies to connect you with NU students and welcome suggestions.

Job Postings: Post your internship/job opportunities on Handshake: The Get Hired Portal.

Employer Information Sessions: Reserve a day/time for a virtual “meet & greet” to engage students regarding career opportunities in your organization. For more information, please contact Stephanie Morris

Virtual Interviewing / On-Campus Recruiting: Facilitate phone/virtual initial screening interviews to create a talent pool that is easily and quickly accessible once hiring renews. To discuss this opportunity, please contact Mike Skowronski

Students: Check your NU email and Handshake: The Get Hired Portal regularly for new job postings and information for virtual recruiting events. Should you need assistance logging into Handshake and gaining a better understanding of how to market yourself on Handshake, please contact Tina Johnston at tmj@niagara.edu or Krista Massaro at kmassaro@niagara.edu

See the Niagara University COVID-19 webpage for the latest information pertaining to the entire Niagara University campus community.

Niagara Alumni Return to Campus for Career Expo

Niagara Alumni Return to Campus for Career Expo

Over 40 NU alumni recruited students for full-time, part-time, seasonal and internship opportunities

Student Success Stories: QBC Systems Inc.

Student Success Stories: QBC Systems Inc.

Deanna Sornberger, '19 earned her way to a full-time position at QBC Systems.

Student Success Stories: Arcara Zucarelli

Student Success Stories: Arcara Zucarelli

Cassie Siwy, '20, learned how to step outside her comfort zone at Lenda & Associates.

Student Success Stories: Brady Siwek

Student Success Stories: Brady Siwek

Brady Siwek, '19, interned with United Way of Greater Niagara, leading him to his first FT position.

Student Success Stories: Just for Kids

Student Success Stories: Just for Kids

2019 grad, Alexis Ziman, discovered her passion for PR while interning as a marking intern.

About

About

Our mission is simple: To provide you with the best possible assistance in developing and achieving your career objectives as you work toward the goal of lifelong career satisfaction.

Get Hired

Get Hired

Log in to the Get Hired Portal powered by Handshake as a student, alumni or employer to access job opportunities, interview sessions, career events and more.

Connect

Connect

Leverage NU's alumni network by connecting on LinkedIn. Search for alumni on Linkedin in the field you're interested in then message the alumni directly asking for an informational interview.

Thank You to Our Employer Partners