Alumni

The Center for Student Success – Careers office offers a variety of resources and services that give our alumni a competitive edge.

Online Job Database

Parsons alumni have access to our comprehensive online job board, with more than 12,000 registered employers. The job board is an excellent place to find internship opportunities and job postings. Email careers@newschool.edu for access, or register at SuccessLink.

Career Development Events

Career Services frequently hosts panel discussions that feature notable alumni and other experts in the design and related industries. Topics discussed in recent panels include Careers in Fashion, Salary Negotiation, the Basics of Freelancing, and Careers in Sustainable Design. For information about our events, see the Workshops and Special Events page.

One-on-one Career Advising

Career Services advisors have relevant degrees and professional experience in art education, fashion, fine arts, graphic design, illustration, and photography. They are available to meet with Parsons graduates to advise on topics ranging from job search strategies and salary negotiation to interview skills and industry employment trends. You can book an appointment with one of our career advisors through SuccessLink.

Job Search Resources

The Center for Student Success – Careers office offers the following useful guides, covering such topics as job search strategies and résumé writing, salary research and negotiation, and job opportunities:

Alumni FAQ

To learn more about the career resources and services available to alumni, see the Career Services FAQ.

Alumni Relations

The New School Alumni Association represents more than 60,000 alumni from all divisions of The New School. No dues are charged. All graduates automatically become members and are entitled to the services and benefits provided by the association. For more information, see the Office of Alumni Relations. Become a fan of the Alumni Association on Facebook.

Contact Information

Center for Student Success – Careers
University Center
63 Fifth Avenue, room 419
New York, NY 10003

Hours
Monday–Friday, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Tuesday and Wednesday, 9:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.

Phone: 212.229.1324
Fax: 212.229.5853
Email: careers@newschool.edu


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