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Welcome to the DU Alumni Family

Check out DU's New Grad Start Kit - Everything you need. Nothing you don't.

The University of Denver is always looking for the best ways to serve the specific needs of our alumni. That is why we are developing targeted programs, services and special offers just for recent graduates who graduated within the past three years.

We’re thrilled to officially welcome you into the DU alumni network and can’t wait to share all the benefits and pride that comes along with your new status. Scroll down to explore the ways DU can help you navigate the newest chapter of your life.

Post grad essentials

   

  • Your New Grad Checklist

    As you navigate the transition from DU student to DU alum, please complete the following list of to do’s in order to maximize your alumni experience:

    • Update your contact info. Your DU email address will be turned off shortly after commencement, make sure we can continue to send resources and benefits your way by updating your info here.
    • Connect with your local network here
    • Follow us on social media:
    • Get involved through our alumni events and programs.  Visit connected.du.edu to learn more
    • Check out our alumni career & professional development resources below 

    Have other questions?  Email us at alumni@du.edu or visit alumni.du.edu.

  • Career Support

    Below you will find a few of the most important resources to get you started as you graduate from DU:

    • Career advising appointments
    • Alumni career programming
    • Career job board and recruitment event portal
    • Share Your Post-Graduation Plans
    • Connect with DU Alumni

    Dive in!

  • Programming

    Check out our full list of events for alumni here and keep an eye out for information on our GOLD (graduates of the last decade) series of events created for our young alums.

  • Alumni Connections 

    Get plugged in, wherever you are with:

    • Unit-specific contacts
    • Regional-specific contacts
    • Affinity group information 
    • Stay Connected 
    • Crimson & Gold Trail (Alumni owned businesses) 

    Get started!

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Alumni Career Services

Career Support Continues After Graduation

Career Support Continues After Graduation

Whether you are an undergraduate or graduate student, all new grads retain full career services support from our student-facing team for the entire first year after graduation. We are eager to help you secure your post-graduation plans and launch well into your professional future!

Young alumni can also take advantage of our Alumni Career & Professional Development programming that further supports our DU alumni community in their career advancement goals.

Check out these resources to help you launch a successful post-graduation path.

  • Career Advising Appointments

    Post-graduation, some things don’t change. For the first year after graduation, all DU alums receive the same career services they did as students. Don’t know where to go? Find your career office below. Nearly all new graduates can also schedule appointments online by visiting Pioneer Careers Online.

    Career & Professional Development
    Serving graduate and undergraduate students and first year alumni from a variety of programs.
    303.871.2150 | 
    career@du.edu | Burwell Center for Career Achievement

    Daniels Career Services
    Serving Daniels College of Business undergraduate and graduate students and alumni.
    303.871.3911 | 
    danielscareers@du.edu | 280 Daniels College of Business

    Graduate School of Social Work Career Services
    Serving students and first year alumni in the Graduate School of Social Work
    303.871.3841 | 
    gssw.careers@du.edu | 184 Craig Hall

    Korbel Office of Career & Professional Development
    Serving graduate students and alumni of the Josef Korbel School of International Studies.
    303.871.4490 | 
    korbelcareers@du.edu | 1005 Sie Complex

    Sturm Office of Career Development & Opportunities
    Serving professional students and alumni of the Sturm College of Law
    303.871.6124 | 
    careers@law.du.edu | Suite 223 Sturm College of Law

     

  • Alumni Career Programming

    Alumni Career & Professional Development team regularly hosts live and virtual programs covering a wide array of topics including career advancement, job search, career transitions, networking and leadership topics. Engage as a young alum to jump-start your career.

    Once you hit the 1-year anniversary of your graduation, our Alumni Career & Professional Development team will support you throughout your professional journey with personalized resume reviews and quick career coaching hours. Learn more.

     

  • Pioneer Careers Online Job Board and Recruiting Event Portal

    Your Pioneer Careers Online account, including access to an active job board including a wide array of position types, continues after graduation. Through Pioneer Careers Online, you also have access to recruiting events being held by our employer partners that are actively hiring as well as access to register for career fairs.

    Access Pioneer Careers Online using your DU ID and password. Forgot your password? Call University Technology Services at 303.871.4700.

     

  • Tell Us Your Post-Graduation Plans

    Have you secured your post-graduation plans? Perhaps you are looking for a job, taking a break to volunteer, have landed a job, or been admitted to graduate school? Please take a moment to give us an update! Sharing your post-graduation plans helps with DU’s rankings thus increasing the value of your DU degree in the market! Login to Pioneer Careers Online and simply select the Profile tab to update your Career/Post-Graduation outcomes.

     

  • Connect with DU Alumni

    Would you like to connect with DU alums for support with your job search or transition to the professional world? Check out the DU Career Network  to find DU alumni that have volunteered to support your professional goals!

    As a new grad, we also encourage you to join one of the many DU groups on LinkedIn including the University of Denver Alumni group with 12,000+ members. Most DU colleges offer their own groups as well.

     

  • Additional Support

    Not finding what you need here? Check out the career.du.edu website or email career@du.edu for additional support.

     

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Alumni Connections

Plug into the alumni community

The University of Denver’s thriving alumni communities provide a wide range of opportunities for socializing, networking and volunteering, and contribute significantly to the rich alumni experience that defines DU.

Alumni of ACTION

Alumni Affinity Groups 

Alumni of ACTION represents University graduates from the Black, Asian, Indigenous, LGBTQIA and Latinx communities. The volunteer-led groups give DU graduates the chance to work with their DU classmates and fellow alumni to address local and global challenges while providing opportunities for the next generation.

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Stay Connected

While you may be working from home, facing career challenges or managing the stress of isolation, we want to provide these virtual resources to help, no matter where you are.
 

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Crimson and Gold Trail

Crimson & Gold Trail

The Crimson & Gold Trail is your guide to the best of the DU network in the Mile High City. With over twenty participating vendors and more being added every month, experience first-hand the passion and pioneering spirit of our alumni and the pioneers who are turning the region into a thriving hot spot.

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Need something else? Let us help get you connected with the people or resources you need. Drop us an email, or reach out by phone at 303-871-2701

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