Why DU?

At the University of Denver we have 12,000 undergraduate and graduate students studying in over 170 program areas. Our talented student and alumni community can meet a wide array of talent needs to help achieve your organizational goals.

Career Ready & Professionally Minded
The 21st century workforce requires employees who are ready to contribute on day one and bring creative thinking to solve complex organizational problems. University of Denver students and alumni are career ready to meet your talent needs.  Our students engage in project-based learning in their curriculum including over 140 service learning courses that allow students to gain skills through hands-on community engagement. Additionally, 71% of DU undergraduate students and 63% of master’s students from the class of 2019 have secured at least one internship, practicum, or research experience by graduation.

“Arrow values innovation and being quick and nimble in finding solutions. The DU Graduates we work with fit this profile perfectly. We love how professional and well prepared they are for the workplace.”
      – Theresa Kostenbauer, Sr. Manager, University Relations, Arrow Electronics Inc.

Diverse Perspectives & Global Mindset
The University of Denver is committed to creating a diverse community of learners that work well across difference. Our student body includes 25% students of color and approximately 8% international students. Our campus has one of the most robust study abroad programs in the country with 77% of undergraduate students studying abroad to gain global awareness, cultural understanding, and strong skills in adaptability. Our diverse campus, global experiences, and educational programming around diversity, equity and inclusion help our students are ready to succeed in the diverse 21st century workforce.

“DU’s commitment to serving the public good makes their students and graduates excellent candidates for Peace Corps service. They have a dedication to service and strong intercultural communication skills that help them locally and abroad.
– Karyn Sweeney, PhD, Sr. Recruiter, Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Guatemala


We make the choice to recruit here easy. Simply email hire@du.edu to start the conversation.