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Linda E. McMahon Commons
2nd Floor
5151 Park Avenue
Fairfield, CT 06825

Semester Hours

Monday - Thursday: 9:00AM - 6:00PM

Friday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM

Walk-ins welcome

Contact Us

Tel: 203-371-7975

CURRENT STUDENTS: To make an appointment, find your assigned career coach below and click on the "Schedule an appointment" link.

ALUMNI: Request Information & Services

Please direct your general questions to Please include your major and class year. 

Patricia "Trish" Aquila Klauser
Executive Director of Career
Development & Placement
  • All College of Health Professions undergraduate majors except Health Science
  • All Graduate Health Professions students
  • General Studies students w/out business emphasis

Schedule an appointment

Rick DelVecchio
Director of 
Career Placement    
  • John F. Welch College of Business
  • Assigned undergraduate Business majors
  • College of Business Graduate Students

 Schedule an appointment


Aimee Piccin
Director of
Career Development
  • Freshmen/Sophomores deciding on a major
  • Psychology majors + health career interest
  • All Social Work majors
  • Education Graduate Students
  • Applied Psychology Graduate Students

Schedule an appointment

Patti Pasquariello
Patti Pasquariello

Director of
Career Development
  • All undergraduate College of Arts & Science majors except Social Work & Sports Communication
  • Psychology majors + teaching interest
  • Education Graduate Students
Rob Coloney

Associate Director
of Career Placement
  • Assigned undergraduate Business majors
  • Undergraduate Communication majors with sports concentration
  • Graduate Sports Communication students

Schedule an appointment

Mission Statement

The Sacred Heart University Career Development and Placement Center strives to facilitate the process of career choice by helping students and alumni focus on a personal sense of meaning and career direction in relation to their distinctive gifts, goals, and vision for living.

We are dedicated to teaching and inspiring life-long career management skills. By creating the connection between students, alumni and employers we empower students to identify and articulate their unique skills, interests and values. 

Parents of SHU Students