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Career Preparedness Starts in the Classroom

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Provide Students with World-Class Career Support

One of the most important things a university can do is to offer lifetime career services for its students and alumni. At Chapman, we are committed to providing best-in-class resources that will prepare our students to enter the job market. Career preparedness starts in the classroom. Please consider including a Career and Professional Development component to your class. We can provide:

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Classroom Presentations

Topics include resumes and cover letters, LinkedIn, personal branding, networking, job search strategies and more. Request your classroom presentation today. 

Customized Career-Related Assignments and Activities

We will collaborate with you to customize any career-related activity or assignment. Reach out to our Career Education team to start the conversation.

Career Coaching and Job Search Tools

One of the most impactful experiences a student will have at Chapman is receiving guidance from a faculty member. In addition to benefiting from your advice, students also have access to career coaching, networking opportunities and a private Chapman job board, Handshake. Please encourage your students to log into Handshake and meet with a Career Educator to maximize their search efforts.

If you would like assistance setting up a Handshake account, please reach out to our front desk operations team.

Become a Faculty Internship Advisor

If you are a full-time faculty member, you can become a Faculty Internship Advisor for students that plan to register internships within your department. As a Faculty Internship Advisor, you will:

  • Mentor students
  • Be compensated per student advised (Please contact your Dean’s office with compensation inquires)
  • Maintain contact with students throughout their internships
  • Assign an academic component
  • Evaluate and post student grades

Learn more about becoming a Faculty Internship Advisor

Deliver Concierge Service to Employers

Many faculty come to Chapman with extensive existing professional networks. If that is you, please:

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Encourage your network to Think Chapman First by:

  • Recruiting Panther talent (students and alumni) when hiring at all levels including interns, entry and mid-level teammates and experienced leaders. Visit for more information
  • Engage on-campus via internship and job expos, speaker events, recruitment opportunities and more

Know your Employer Relations team is here to support you. We can help with:

  • Collateral, tokens of appreciation and informational material to share with employers
  • Employer Relations presence in a meeting or site visit
  • Recruiting assistance (coordinating the posting of positions on all of Chapman’s official job boards)

Career & Professional Development


Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Drop-in Hour Calendar »


In-person and virtual career appointments are available for students and alumni. 

Schedule career appointment on Handshake »

Please note that we are closed:
December 20 - January 1, 2020
January 20, 2020
March 27, 2020
May 25, 2020
July 3 - 6, 2020

Coronavirus Updates

For updates regarding internship courses and career services, visit the Career Coronavirus Updates Page.
Additional information about how Chapman is responding to the Coronavirus is available on Chapman’s Coronavirus Resource Page.
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