97% percent of graduates seeking employment secured job offers

Recent alumni are policy advisors, program officers, campaign chiefs of staff, financial analysts and consultants, economists and research specialists, government officers, foreign exchange traders, and directors at major organizations worldwide. From the time you start your search through applying and interviewing, our Career Development Office staff is there to assist you. We help you find summer internships, identify job opportunities, and offer numerous career resources to help you do so, whether you are from the United States or need resources specifically for international students

Career Development Resources

  • Access to HarrisLink, our employer information, internships, and jobs database. Be sure to check HarrisLink often for the latest information about upcoming workshops, speaker events, and recruiting activities.

  • Workshops to develop personal presentation and job search skills

  • Speaker events, including employer information sessions, alumni career panels, and networking opportunities

  • On-campus recruiting

  • Assistance with ordering Harris business cards

  • Information on and access to career-related programming within the larger University community

The Career Development Office also offers resources for alumni and for employers. Our Student Affairs Team is also here to help you make most of our one-of-a-kind Harris Mentor Program.

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Sunlight Foundation Fellows Shine Light on How Cities Work

Harris students, Joyce Xie and Wenjia Xie, participated as fellows in the research of the Washington-based Sunlight Foundation. Read about their experiences.