Our Mission

The office of Career and Post-Graduate Development (CPD) seeks to ensure that Ursinus graduates are strongly positioned to succeed. By using a customized approach that integrates the core curriculum, campus resources, and a holistic Ursinus experience, we aim to help all students and alumni envision and realize meaningful lives.





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Upcoming Events and Calendar


  • EACE Road Trips to the Real World - Registration opens October 29

    Road Trips to the Real World is an exclusive opportunity for college students to learn firsthand about a career field, network with top employers and their employees, and explore internship and job opportunities from Virginia to Maine. This is the perfect chance for students to get a head start on their careers! View employers and details.

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Class of 2018 Destinations Survey

Top Resources

  • Focus  Career and major Exploration.  Log in here if you have a FOCUS account.  Log into Handshake and the FOCUS resource to create an account.
  • CareerSpots Career Advice Videos  Job Search, Internship Search, Career Ready
  • GoinGlobal  Country specific career and employment information (found within Resources in Handshake)
  • Handshake  Resumes reviewed, job & internship search tool. Learn about Handshake
  • CareerShift  Job and internship search tool
  • LinkedIn Professional networking tool 
  • CashCourse  Real life money guide


Alumni Services

Add your education to your LinkedIn profile by clicking on the button below.  Members with education on their profile get 10x more views. Join the official Ursinus College Alumni Group on LinkedIn, which connects UC Bears around the world.

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Employer Advisory Board (EAB)

The board provides a forum for relevant discussions on career and employment issues.  These discussions help strengthen the services offered by Career and Post-Graduate Development.  Read about the members of the EAB.

Faculty and Staff Support Resources

Helpful resources and guides for faculty and staff on our services, programs, and resources.