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Nittany Lion Career Network

The Nittany Lion Career Network (NLCN) is available to Penn State students and alumni ONLY.

Use NLCN for:

  • Job and internship postings
  • Employer information sessions and presentations
  • Posting your resume in online resume books
  • Connecting with PSU alumni through LionLink

Student Login  To access NLCN, you must have a PSU user id (xyz1234).



Job Search Methods

Job Search Strategies Chart of Job Search Strategies (PDF)






Internet Job Search

Targeted Search Company/Employer Research

  • Vault  Vault Online Career Library has a searchable internship database, including profiles of top companies with internship programs (national companies). Link from www.libraries.psu.edu/psul/databases.html, click on “V” for “Vault.” You must click on “Vault” in the database list and use your PSU email to create your free account.
  • WetFeet  Downloadable career guides on internships in specific fields, and general internship search tips, as well as research company profiles. Create a free account.
  • CareerBeam  Comprehensive database with organization/company profiles. Use your psu.edu email address to create an account.
  • GlassDoor – Search jobs, research companies, and find out how employees rate their companies.
  • Going Global – Offers information about international opportunities as well as jobs/internships in major U.S. cities.
  • NACE Salary Calculator
  • Cost of Living Calculator



Job Posting/Company Verification Disclaimer:  Read the full disclaimer, which describes the shared responsibility among Penn State Career Services (including University Park and Commonwealth Campus career offices) and internship/job seekers in researching and identifying potential concerns about the legitimacy of employers and their respective postings.