REGISTER FOR OUR FAIRS:
Internship & Job Fair 4/2 12-3pm
Thank you for your interest in recruiting students and alumni at Kutztown University. The Career Development Center (CDC) offers a comprehensive array of programs and services which support the mission and advancement of Kutztown University and the success of its graduates. Programs and services support and facilitate career development for all students so they may choose and attain personally rewarding careers.
Employers may be engaged in the following ways:
- Register with the CDC and post internships and jobs through KU Career Network
- Recruit through the On-Campus Interview (OCI) Program
- Recruit at Internship and Job Fairs each semester (Fall & Spring)
- Host a student for a one day externship (job shadowing experience)
- Volunteer for Mock Interview Mania to develop students’ interviewing skills
- Participate in employer discussion panels to educate students
- Promote your organization and its opportunities through information sessions
- Communicate with faculty and academic departments
- Engage in networking events and professional development opportunities
- Advertise positions through The Keystone student newspaper
NACE Principles for Professional Practice
The Kutztown University Career Development Center is a member of the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE). In accordance with our commitment to maintaining the standards of this professional organization, the career center expects students and employers to adhere to principles of college recruiting in the NACE Principles for Professional Practice.
KU Degree Information
For the number of degrees awarded to each major, visit the Office of Institutional Research & Planning site, click on Kutztown Factbooks & refer to the "Degrees Awarded" pages.
- Paid vs. Unpaid: Organizations which do not intend to provide compensation for undergraduate or graduate internships should review the Fair Labor Standards Act as it relates to Internship Programs. Positions which appear to violate these standards will not be approved for posting on KU Career Network.
- Academic Credit: Approval of paid or unpaid internship opportunities for academic credit must be coordinated directly with the appropriate academic department(s). The Career Development Center is not involved in approving internship opportunities for academic credit.
Compiled and edited by Michael True, Messiah College
The nation's premier college recruiting consulting and research firm
Career Philly's resource to aid employers in building an internship program
KU Career Network: Post Openings & Search for Candidates
KU Career Network (KUCN) is the primary online resource for preparing and connecting students and alumni with employers. KUCN enables employers the flexibility to post and maintain their own information, for free, to all 14 PA state university students and alumni.
The following services and resources are available to employers through KUCN:
- Employer Profiles
- Internship & Job Postings
- Career Fairs & Events
- On-Campus Recruiting
- Resume Books
Existing Users: Log-in with your username and password. If you forgot your password or need a new one, simply click on the ‘Forgot Password’ link on the main page. Be sure to update your profile.
- Click on the ‘Register’ button to request an account. Be sure to fill in your profile completely. Employers with incomplete profiles will delay the approval process and run the risk of being denied access to the site.
- Next, fill in the requested information. All fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required.
- At the bottom of the registration form, you will see a Policy Affirmation section. This section includes KU Recruiting Policies & Guidelines. You MUST review and accept our employer policies and guidelines before registration can be submitted.
- A confirmation email will be sent after the employer registration has been approved by the Career Development Center. Please allow at least 2 business days for your registration to be processed.
On-Campus Interviewing Program
Recruiting takes place in October, November, March, and April. Interviews may be scheduled from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. To schedule an On-Campus Interview date to recruit for career-related internships and/or entry-level jobs, email email@example.com. Please be sure to include the following information:
- Date preference(s)
- Contact information (name, job title, phone number, and email address) for the primary contact person
- Available positions/job titles of the internships and/or jobs for which you are recruiting
- The number of rooms you will need
- The number of interviewers participating
On-Campus Interviewing is coordinated through the OCR module on KU Career Network. Please allow at least 2 business days for your request to be processed.
Internship & Job Fairs
The KU CDC hosts three annual fairs for organizations to recruit students and alumni. Events include an Internship & Job Fair each semester and the Job Fair for Educators in the Spring. Registration for KU fairs can be found through KU Career Network. The CDC also actively participates in the Lehigh Valley Collegiate Career Expo (LVCCE), www.lvcce.org. For more information, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Information Sessions & Tables
Information sessions may be scheduled by organizations once per semester. It is the responsibility of the hosting organization to promote and market the session to students. Information tables may be reserved once per semester for military organizations and special-mission non-profits. Requests should be directed at least one month in advance to email@example.com.
Student Clubs & Organizations
With approximately 200 student clubs and organizations, there are numerous opportunities for industry-related presentations and events. Visit KUnited to search a listing of registered student groups.
The Keystone Student Newspaper