Alumni at SHU job fair

Career Development Services for Alumni

The Center for Career and Professional Development provides career search assistance through dedicated career staff and online resources to Sacred Heart University alumni who have received an undergraduate or graduate degree. Our new online career management system called Handshake will give you access to:

  • All job openings posted by employers interested in SHU students and alumni

  • Employer information for over 10,000 employers who have Handshake accounts. (Note: We do not give out employer contact information. Employer contact information is available to you on your Handshake account)

  • University wide career events 

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Individual advisement is available to alumni through email or phone communication. To request this service, email