Alumni at SHU job fair

Career Development & Placement Services for Alumni

The Career Development & Placement Center provides self-directed career search assistance through online resources to Sacred Heart University alumni who have received an undergraduate or graduate degree. Please establish your PioneerLink account through the link provided below. 

Career services for Alumni include a free account on the online PioneerLink Career Management System with access to:

  • All internship and job openings are posted on the PioneerLink system.
  • Employer information about the approximately 7900 employers who have PioneerLink accounts. (Please note we do not give out employer contact information. Employer contact information is visible to users on the employer profile.) 
  • Resume, cover letter, interviewing & job search advice on your PioneerLink account under the Job Search section.
  • Self-directed online interview practice under the red Jobs & Internships Tab
  • University wide career events
  • In addition to the Jobs & Internships (exclusive to SHU) tab for job searching there is a national PioneerLink job search link under the Job Search section on your account. 
  • Your PioneerLink account also has career sites that include, industry, city, salary, and employer profiles on each alumni PioneerLink welcome page under the Job Search section as well as Career Development Skill Guides on resume/cover letter writing, interviewing and job search. 

Access Pioneerlink

Individual advisement is available to alumni through email or phone communication or an in-person meeting in conjunction with staff availability.

To request any of the services above alumni should contact the office at either or 203-371-7975.

Additional Resources

Conduct a job search, write a resume or review salary information
Learn about career center workshops, expositions, and resources for launching a job campaign.

Join the SHU Alumni Career Network
Volunteer as a mentor for current SHU students and engage your fellow alumni for career-oriented networking.

Join the SHU Alumni Online Community
Connect with other SHU alumni and learn about upcoming alumni events.

Find a Career Counselor
Identify certified professionals that provide assistance in career decision-making.