Career Services Offers Employers Talent for the Future

UMass Amherst students bring employers mastery and experience. They are tested, talented, knowledgeable, and passionate.

For Recruiters

  • An extensive Field Experience Program (internships and cooperative education) to meet your temporary needs and to mentor future employees.
  • Over 4000 talented new graduates each year, from more than 90 fields, with fresh ideas, cutting-edge skills, and extensive real-world experience.
  • High-energy candidates, ready to meet project-based needs, on a full-time, part-time, or short-term basis.
  • Year-round electronic resume referral through UMass Amherst CareerConnect
  • Opportunities for on-campus recruiting with convenient interviewing facilities.
  • Access to candidates from Amherst, Hampshire, Mount Holyoke, and Smith Colleges, in addition to UMass Amherst.
  • Workforce diversity assistance.
  • They have extensive hands-on experience, developed through co-ops, internships, student organizations, and other career-related employment.
  • They participate in community service projects throughout their college careers.
  • They build research skills through extensive work in the lab and in the field.
  • They are culturally diverse, with foreign language skills, and overseas experience.
  • They are undergraduate and graduate students, including MBAs.
  • They have degrees in emerging fields such as environmental science/engineering, biotechnology, and robotics.
  • They graduate with excellent communication, critical thinking, and organizational skills, and a strong work ethic.