Undergraduate Career Resources
From your freshman year to graduation day, Lerner Career Services provides you with multiple opportunities to build a professional portfolio – on campus and all over the world. Each day, our students connect with leading executives and HR recruiters through networking events, internship and job postings, site visits, alumni panels, bus treks, on campus interviews and more.
Connect with our office to establish and execute your professional goals.
Internships and Mentoring Programs
Gain the skills and knowledge that will give you an edge as you find a job and start your career. The Lerner Executive Mentoring Program (pairs you with an executive mentor with 10+ years of experience in your field of interest. The “Road To” programs can help you secure a summer internship in finance or marketing.
"Lerner Career Services is a phenomenal resource to use to your advantage. They do a great job recruiting firms to come in from different fields to help show students what is out there. They helped me adjust my resume to appeal to the specific industry I wanted to enter and articulate my strengths and weaknesses the right way in an interview setting.”
After graduate in 2017, 95% of students were employed (earning a median starting salary of $55,000 and average bonus of $6,332) or pursing further education. The Career Outcomes website reports what our graduates do, where they work and the salaries they make.
Resources for Lerner Undergraduate Students
- Scheduling a 1:1 Career Coaching appointment online is simple and easy
- Handshake – UD’s career services tool for connecting students and employers
Search thousands of jobs and internships as well as upcoming networking events
- Career Resources (on MyLerner, the Lerner student intranet)
Learn how to stand out on your resume and cover letter, succeed in the interview or network your way to a job
- Professional Organizations (on MyLerner, the Lerner student intranet)
Build your network by attending local, regional and national conferences
Lerner Career Services Center
One South Main Street
Newark, DE 19716
Stop by Monday – Friday, 1–4 p.m. No appointment necessary. We’re located in One South Main (second floor).