Spring Break (But We’re Still Open!)

Career Services hopes that you have a fun, restful and safe Spring Break.  As a reminder, our office continues to be open throughout spring break from 9am-5pm and counselors are available for in person or over-the-phone appointments.  The Career Services library will also operate during the same hours (extended library hours return on March 12th).

If you’re on campus, please feel free to drop in or schedule a phone appointment while you’re away!  We look forward to seeing you soon!  Enjoy the break!

Closed for Repairs

Due to emergency construction work being undertaken by the Philadelphia Water Department, the McNeil Building, including all Career Services and On Campus Recruiting offices, will be closed beginning at 5:00pm today, Thursday, January 5th and lasting through the weekend.

We are scheduled to re-open for business as normal at 9:00am on Monday, January 9th.

If you are in need of assistance during business hours on Friday, please contact your appropriate Career Services counselor or staff member.

We will try and respond to all urgent inquirer in a timely manner and looking forward to serving you again on Monday.

International Opportunities Fair Today!

Our annual International Opportunities Fair is today!  Join us from 11am-3pm in Bodek Lounge to explore various employment, volunteer and educational experiences abroad.  While you’re there, you can walk across to the Hall of Flags and check out the Penn Study Abroad Fair as well!

Please note: The International Opportunities Fair is open only to University of Pennsylvania students and alumni who are served by Career Services.

Here’s a list of organizations who are attending today:


A.T.Kearney Dubai
Contact Singapore
International SOS
Morgan Stanley
The TJX Companies, Inc.

Engineering & Science

German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
Johnson Matthey
SAP America

Nonprofit & Government

American India Foundation
Child Family Health International
Cross-Cultural Solutions
MASA Israel Journey
Peace Corps
Penn’s International Internship Program
Princeton in Asia
Projects Abroad
U.S. Department of State
Visions in Action
Volunteers For Peace



Teach For China
Winchester College

Study & Research

Embassy of Switzerland Office of Science, Technology and Education
German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
Hopkins-Nanjing Center
Penn Botswana-UPenn Partnership
Penn Center for East Asian Studies
Penn Center for the Advanced Study of India
Penn Center for Undergraduate Research and Fellowships
Penn GSE International Educational Development Program
Penn International Development Summer Institute – Africa Program

Multiple career fields

Abroad China
CIS – Center for International Studies
Cultural Vistas
Global Experiences
GlobaLinks Learning Abroad
ProWorld Service Corps

It’s Engineering Career Day!

Attention Engineering Students!



Head over to the University City Sheraton Hotel on Chestnut Street today for the 2011 Engineering Career Day!  Employers from across the country and around the globe have come to campus to recruit you!

Dress sharp and bring lots of copies of your resume!  Don’t forget to bring your PennCard so we can print you a name badge!

A full list of employers coming to the fair can be found here!

A career fair is a unique and exciting opportunity, with its own etiquette and rules.  Be sure to visit our website for tips about preparing for a career fair!

See you at the fair!