On-Campus Recruitment

The Weingart Center for Career and Professional Development (CCPD) is committed to building mutually beneficial relationships with employers who seek to strengthen their organization by hiring young professionals with multidisciplinary and critical thinking skills.

Employers interested in working with Whittier students and alumni are encouraged to create a Handshake account.

Customized Talent Acquisition Employer and Student Events

The CCPD offers employers concierge services and individual consultations to create a customized strategy aimed at helping them fulfill their unique recruitment needs and goals. To take advantage of these services, contact Sandra Arana, Assistant Director of Career and Professional Connections at 562.907.4230 or sarana@whittier.edu.

Career Events

Participation in a career or internship fair is an excellent way for your organization to promote job and internship opportunities while meeting our diversely talented students on campus. We also welcome you to use our facilities to conduct on-campus interviews throughout the fall and spring semesters.

2017-2018 Event Schedule

Student Employment Fair 

Contact: Stephanie Hernandez in Human Resources

Takes place annually at the beginning of the fall semester during orientation weekend. This is an opportunity for companies who can hire students receiving federal work study funds.

Graduate and Professional Schools Fair

November 1, 2017, 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Villalobos Hall
Contact: Sandra Arana, Assistant Director of Career and Professional Connections 

Takes place annually in the fall semester, typically in the month of November.

Career and Internship Fair

March 8, 2018, 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Villalobos Hall
Contact: Sandra Arana Assistant Director of Career and Professional Connections

This annual event is an avenue for organizations to connect face-to-face with emerging student talent. This event takes place during the spring semester, typically in the month of March.

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