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Nittany Lion Career Network

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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 LoginTo access NLCN, you must have a PSU user id (xyz1234).



Job Search Methods

Job Search Strategies Click here to access the "Job Search" section of the Penn State Career Services Website.





The site includes information on your job search, including a Chart of Job Search Methods.



  • LionLinkAccessible through Nittany Lion Career Network, connect with Penn State alumni who can serve as "career coaches"
  • LinkedInCreate a professional profile and join the Penn State Career Connection group
  • Attend career fairs and job and internship fairsUniversity 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

Targeted SearchCompany/Employer Research

  • VaultVault 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.
  • WetFeetDownloadable career guides on internships in specific fields, and general internship search tips, as well as research company profiles. Create a free account.
  • CareerBeamComprehensive database with organization/company profiles. Use your psu.edu email address to create an account.
  • GlassDoorSearch jobs, research companies, and find out how employees rate their companies.
  • Going GlobalOffers 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.