Early Career Alumni

The University of Denver provides career support and professional development opportunities to our alumni community with special attention to the needs of young alumni who are just launching their careers.

Did you graduate within the last year?
As you begin your career, you still have access to the full suite of services offered by the campus career offices. This includes 1:1 appointments provided by our student facing team to help you find your first post-graduation job. To schedule an appointment, login to PCO using your DU ID and password or simply call 303.871.2150 for assistance. Forgot your DU ID? Email alumnicareers@du.edu and we can find it for you. To reset your password, call University Technology Services at 303.871.4700.

 

Did you graduate 1-5 years ago?
As a young alum, you are navigating the early stages of your 40-year work life. Whether you want to change jobs, careers, or simply need help figuring out how to succeed where you are, Alumni Career & Professional Development is here to help.

For a full list of services and resources available to you as a young alum, visit our Alumni Career & Professional Development page.

 

Office Holiday Party Do’s and Don’ts

Whether you’ve been working for years or you’re at your first internship, office holiday parties are part of the working world. These parties are not your family and friend holiday gatherings and the rules of engagement are slightly different. Read …

By Maria Kuntz
Maria Kuntz Assistant Director, Advancement Marketing Maria Kuntz
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Considering a Gig Job? Here’s What You Should Know.

Gig jobs are those where workers earn money based on the task, or “gig” they complete. Gig workers are typically independent contractors or free-lancers who work part-time, without benefits, sometimes for multiple companies. There has been a lot of buzz …

By Cindy Hyman
Cindy Hyman Director of Alumni Career & Professional Development
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Moving from Insanity to Strategy on the Job Search—Leveraging Social Media to Land a Job

“Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result.” Apparently, Einstein knew a thing, or two, about patterns of behavior that don’t serve us well; learning how to break those patterns is another thing.

By Carolyn Sommers
Carolyn Sommers Assistant Director of Career & Professional Development Carolyn Sommers
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5 Habits That’ll Ensure You’ll End Every Day Feeling Successful

You know those days when you leave work feeling amazing, pumped that you were highly productive? On the flipside, I’m sure you have days that are just the opposite. Ones that leave you feeling frustrated, wondering whether you got anything …

By The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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What Recruiters Are Really Looking For

What Recruiters Are Really Looking For

In today’s complicated world of job searching, Recruiters can be the key holders to a candidate’s success. You could be the most qualified individual for a particular position, but if the Recruiter or hiring …

By Andrew Gupton
Andrew Gupton Career Advisor Andrew Gupton
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Featured Resources


Career Coach Referral Program – DU Alumni Coaches

These pre-vetted coaches, all DU alumni, have agreed to offer a discount off their regular rates to other alumni.

Career Coach Referral Program – Friends of DU Coaches

These pre-vetted coaches, all friends of DU, have agreed to offer a discount off their regular rates to DU alumni.


Career & Professional Development Contact & Location

Phone
303.871.2150
Address

Burwell Center for Career Achievement
2190 E. Asbury Avenue
Denver, CO 80210

Career & Professional Development Hours

M 8:00am-4:30pm
T 8:00am-4:30pm
W 8:00am-4:30pm
TH 8:00am-4:30pm
F 8:00am-4:30pm

Contact other Campus Career Offices