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
To access NLCN as an alum, you must request an alumni account.
Alumni with existing accounts: Log in to NLCN here.
If you do NOT have an alumni account: Request an account at the New Alumni Link.
Job Search Methods:
- The Value of Networking (PDF)
- LionLink - Accessible through Nittany Lion Career Network, connect with other Penn State alumni who can serve as "career coaches"
- LinkedIn - Create a professional profile, and join the Penn State Career Connection group or the Penn State Alumni Association group
- Attend Career 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 DC: 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 is 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 US cities.
- NACE Salary Calculator
- Alumni Resources