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
- The Value of Networking (PDF)
- LionLink – Accessible through Nittany Lion Career Network, connect with Penn State alumni who can serve as "career coaches"
- LinkedIn – Create a professional profile and join the Penn State Career Connection group
- Attend career fairs and job and internship fairs – University Park Career Fair Information
For information about career fairs near Penn State Mont Alto, see Career Services. Local career fairs are advertised on campus.
Internet Job Search
- Government Jobs
- Local Web Resources:
PA Career Link
Best Places to Work in PA
PA Civil Service Commission
Franklin County Works
- Local Newspaper Links:
Waynesboro: The Record Herald
Chambersburg: The Public Opinion
Hagerstown: The Herald Mail
Harrisburg: Patriot News
Washington, D.C.: The Post
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.
- Student Resources