CAREER SERVICES FOR ALUMNI
Welcome to the Office of Career Services. We are dedicated to meeting your needs by providing personalized career advising and the resources you need to plan and pursue the career you want.
Advisors are available to help you formulate your career plans, devise an effective job search strategy, and refine your application materials. Call 413-782-1416 to schedule an appointment.
Mock interviews with career advisors are a helpful way to prepare for the job search.
Career Services online recruiting system, Symplicity, contains jobs, fellowships, internships, and clerkships. It contains names, practice areas, and contact information for many firms. For assistance with access to Symplicity, please contact Career Services at 413-782-1416.
CAREER RESOURCE ROOM AND WEBSITE
The Career Services Resource Room and website, www.law.wne.edu/careerservices, contains a variety of reference materials for job seekers, including information on law firms, state and federal government agencies, corporations, public interest employers, various types of law practice, federal and state judicial clerkships, nonlegal career opportunities, fellowships, study abroad, summer study, graduate law programs, and links to many sites of interest.
CAREER SEARCH GUIDES
Career Services produces handouts on many aspects of career development. All are available on our website.
EMPLOYER PANELS AND INFORMATION SESSIONS
During the academic year, professionals from a variety of legal fields offer panel presentations and individual information sessions. Information about specific programs can be found in the “Weekly Publications and Events” section of the Career Services website.
The “Alumni Finder” is a resource for finding alumni for networking. The “Alumni Finder” is located at www.law.wne.edu/alumni on the School of Law's website.
BULLETIN EXCHANGE & THE INTERCOLLEGIATE JOB BANK
Career Services is part of the Intercollegiate Job Bank, a cooperative site that features job bulletins from law schools all over the country. It can be found at https://www.law2.byu.edu/Career_Services/jobbank/. Contact Career Services for the username and password.
Western New England University School of Law alumni may use Career Services at some other law schools. Requests for reciprocity can be made through Career Services. Reciprocity is not usually extended from August 15 through November 15.