Initiatives & Events


All career development events are posted on Handshake.  Here are 3 tips to navigate events:

  • Clicking the "Register" icon means "I will attend."
  • Use the event filters in Handshake.
  • "Follow" employers so that you get emailed once their events are announced.

For your convenience, here are direct links to Handshake where you can find the latest events:

In-person events at ND     Virtual events   Employer info sessions


Career Fairs & Networking Events

The CCD hosts Fall Career Fair Week in mid-September and Spring Semester Career Fair Week in late-January. All of the information you need related to career fairs can be found on our website.


In addition to these fairs, you can also find other virtual opportunities throughout the year on Handshake.


Build skills

You have free access to programs that help you explore work and build your skills.

Virtual work simulations on Forage      Skill development using Udemy

Learn from professionals

Networking is a skill you will need the rest of your life. Get started today.

Network with alums on IrishCompass      President's Circle Mentor Program 


Specialized support

To eliminate barriers to engagement, we provide specialized services for a variety of student populations.

Resources for international students

First Gen Careers Initiative (for first generation students)


Learn from your peers

Juniors and seniors lead a variety of CCD peer-led initiatives that help you get experience, network, and prepare to be top a candidate.

Pre-Law Student Board (for students interested in law school)

Consulting Connect (for careers in management consulting)

SIBC (ND's largest experiential program) 


Meet in-person with employers

Career fairs      Treks and Trips


Tailored programs

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