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EMPLOYERS

The University of Delaware Career Services Center is committed to providing a one-stop shop for all your campus needs.

We can help you:

  • Connect with UD departments, units, and student organizations.
  • Recruit from a pool of talented undergraduate and graduate students.
  • Tap into a highly capable network of Blue Hen alumni.
  • Advance your brand on campus.

Get started today by contacting the Employer Relations Team.  

Connecting with Students

Increase your brand at University of Delaware through targeted events.  Career Services offers a variety of options to engage students throughout colleges, departments, and student organizations.  In addition to the traditional information session, choose from an assortment of branding opportunities, such as holding networking events or hosting career building workshops.  

 

EVENT OPTIONS:

  • Schedule an information session
  • Hold a professional networking event to expose candidates to a variety of careers with your organization
  • Host a skill-building workshop to help student prepare for a career in your industry
  • Partner with us to create a customized event to suit the needs of your organization

 

BRANDING OPTIMIZATION:  

  • Host your events around the university career fairs and meet-ups to maximize the visibility of your organization
  • Pair events with your on-campus interviews by hosting a Pre-Interview Information Session
  • Specify majors and/or target specific populations by college, degree level, and class

Log into to your Handshake employer account and select “Request Event” to get started. Career Services will coordinate the logistics of room scheduling, food, and advertising to your audience.

Contact – The Events Team for more information or to create your customized event.

On-Campus Interview Program

Each year approximately 200 organizations come to the University of Delaware to conduct interviews with our talented students at our facility. The On-Campus Interview Program uses a pre-screening process to allow employers to select only those candidates who meet their hiring criteria. Interview dates must be set a minimum of 4 weeks in advance.

On-Campus Interview Program Details

All interviews are held during business hours:

Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm

 

FALL SEMESTER ON-CAMPUS INTERVIEW DATES:

Monday, September 23, 2016 through Friday, December 9, 2016

 

SPRING SEMESTER ON-CAMPUS INTERVIEW DATES:

February, 2017 through May, 2017

 

Employers who wish to participate in our Campus Interview Program should contact Danielle Nantais-Wenzel, Talent Recruiting Coordinator at (302) 831-8838 or recruitbluehens@udel.edu.

On-Campus Interview Program Timeline

 

  • Log in to HANDSHAKE to post your open positions and request an interview date.
  • Upon approval of your job posting and interview date, students will be able to view your position in Handshake.
  • Up to 14 days prior to the interview date: Students can submit resumes and other required documents online for consideration by organizations.
  • 14-8 days prior to the interview date: Organizations review submitted documents and E-mail selected students to sign up for an interview.
  • 7-2 days prior to the interview date: Selected students can sign up online for their interview time. 
  • 2 days prior to the interview date: Selected alternate students can sign up online for their interview time.
  • 1 day prior to interview date: Interview schedules are "frozen." Any changes or cancellations must be made by contacting the Talent Recruiting Coordinator, Danielle Nantais-Wenzel.
  • Interview Date: Students are asked to arrive at the Career Services Center 10-15 minutes prior to their scheduled interview time to check in and meet any "greeters" your organization has brought with them.
  • Please inform the Talent Recruiting Coordinator, Danielle Nantais-Wenzel of any student no shows.

The University of Delaware is committed to assuring equal opportunity to all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, ancestry, national origin, sexual orientation, veteran status, age, or disability in its educational programs, activities, admissions or employment practices as required by Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and other applicable statues.

 

UD Winter Term Internship & Job Shadow Program

Offer a three to five-week internship during UD’s winter term, when over 60% of UD students are available for full or part-time experiences throughout the country.   The experience will help to expose a student to a career area of interest and will provide you with an eager intern to assist with projects for the month. 

Offered over winter term, our job shadowing program allows students to learn more about various professions, receive career-related advice, and reflect on the ways in which their education can prepare them for life after college. Sign up to host a student for a one or two day job shadowing experience that is convenient for both you and the student.

Click here to find out more about both of these exciting opportunities! 

Employer Partnership Opportunities

Partnerships are ideal for the employer looking to develop a strong pipeline of talent.

Benefits of formal partnership include:

  • Increase your organization’s visibility with UD’s highly talented and diverse student pool.
  • Promote your organization’s unique brand through a customized strategy.
  • Receive specialized attention for your organization’s needs through quarterly meetings with the Assistant Director for Employer Partnerships and designated Career Services staff.

Current UD Career Services' Partners include: Agilent Technologies, Air Products, Capital One, Enterprise Holdings, DuPont, JPMorgan Chase & Co., SevOne Inc., Wawa, US Marine Corps and the United States Army.

For additional information about developing a formal partnership with Career Services, please contact Joyce Dennis Henderson.

Click here to learn more about the partnership opportunities offered by the UD Career Services Center.

Your Job & Internship Opportunities

Employers interested in obtaining eager students with initiative and creative ideas for full-time, part-time, and/or internship opportunities can post open positions on our Handshake database. More than 44,000 UD students and alumni have access to search postings and can apply to your position directly through the Handshake system.

Posting your job listing(s) at UD is free from our site.

Get started posting in Handshake:

 EMPLOYER LOGIN  

 NEW EMPLOYER REGISTRATION  

*University of Delaware departments and offices are encouraged to register with our Handshake database as an employer and post all part-time and on-campus job openings for students.

For internship questions contactScott Rappaport, Assistant Director, Employer Relations - (302) 831-1231

For all other questions or concerns contact: The Employer Relations Team - (302) 831-2391, recruitbluehens@udel.edu

 

Develop Your Customized Recruitment Strategy

If you would like assistance with developing a customized recruiting strategy, please complete this form:

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"Thank you for your interest in recruiting University of Delaware students. Our Career Services Center staff is excited to partner with you to achieve your hiring goals. Please see a list of our staff who are happy to help."

NATHAN ELTON, CAREER SERVICES DIRECTOR

Employer Relations Team

 Lynn Sydnor-Epps - Career Services Center
Associate Director, Employer Relations Team

Lynn Sydnor-Epps

P: 3028313159
Jill Pante - Lerner Career Services Center
Associate Director, Lerner College Career Services Center

Jill Pante

P: 3028313161
Joyce Hendreson - Career Services Center
Assistant Director, Employer Partnerships

Joyce Henderson

P: 3028313615
Jennifer Kaper - Career Services
Events Manager

Jenni Kaper

P: 3028318569
Scott Rappaport - Career Services Center
Assistant Director, Student Employment & Internships Programs

Scott Rappaport

P: 3028318094
Danielle Wenzel - Career Services
Talent Recruiting Coordinator

Danielle Nantais-Wenzel

P: 3028318838
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University inaugurates Dennis Assanis as its 28th president

 

“The Employer Partnership program with University of Delaware has been a strong experience for Capital One. This relationship has not only helped us identify top talent, but also provided the direction we need to understand what motivates their graduates.”

- Katie Sanchez, Talent Acquisition, Retail Bank, Capital One   

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UNIVERSITY OF DELAWARE BY THE NUMBERS:

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VISITING CAMPUS:

University of Delaware - Campus

CAREER SERVICES LOCATION

Career Services Center
University of Delaware
401 Academy Street
Newark, DE 19716

 

Office Hours: Monday through Friday from 8:00am to 5:00pm

DRIVING TO UD

Directions from the North and South: Take I-95 to Delaware Exit #1, Route 896 North. Continue North on Route 896 which becomes South College Avenue (do not turn left at Route 896 and Route 4) and takes you to campus. Turn right from South College Avenue onto East Park Place. Turn left at the next light onto Academy Street. The Career Services Center will be on your right (401 Academy Street). Enter Career Service through the white enclosure.

PARKING

Parking available in the Perkins Parking Garage adjacent to Career Services: Enter the parking garage at the driveway between the Career Services Center and the Perkins Student Center.

ACCOMMODATIONS


Special Hotel Rate Available for Employers: The Courtyard Newark at the University of Delaware is a Marriott hotel owned by the University of Delaware and run by students from the Department of Hotel, Restaurant and Institutional Management. Special rates also available at Embassy Suites. Employers should ask for the “UD-related rate”. Information about the hotel is at www.udel.edu/hotel.

Courtyard Newark at the University of Delaware
400 David Hollowell Drive
Newark DE, 19716
P: 302-737-0900


 

Off campus lodgings are within a five to 15-minute drive of the University of Delaware. The accommodations listed do not represent an endorsement by UD.

List of Area Lodging Options

 

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Contact us:

E-mail: udcareers@udel.edu
Phone: (302) 831-2392
401 Academy Street • Newark, DE 19716

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