Alumnae Career Resources

There are many ways that Mount Holyoke College supports alumnae career development needs. We can meet you wherever you are on your career journey and help you get to the next level!

Connections with other Alumnae

Alumnae Advising

  • Individual advising: for graduates of the last five years, our experienced advisors can help you work through your career challenges. Call the CDC office to schedule a one-on-one appointment via phone, video chat, or in person. If you graduated more than five years ago, we can connect you with career resources.
  • Law School: Contact the Career Development Center at 413-538-2080 to get connected with our pre-law advisor.
  • Medical School: Contact the MHC Office of Pre-Health Programs at 413-538-3389.
  • Fellowships: Learn more about Alumnae Association fellowships (awarded Mount Holyoke graduates each year) and connect with MHC's National Fellowships Office at 413-538-3183.

Online Career Tools and Resources for Alumnae

  • Self-assessment tools: reveal your interests, skills, and values.
  • Guides and how-tos: we've got you covered from resumes & cover letters, to interviews & thank yous.
  • Job Search: Handshake, our job, internship, and resource portal is available for free to alumnae. For help setting up or logging into your account email
  • Interview Prep: Preparedness is the key to a great interview. Use Big Interview—a self-guided, video-based, online interview training program—for expert advice, tips, and interactive mock interview practice. Sign in with your email address. No MHC email address? Contact Dyanne Rousseau.
  • Credentials and Recommendations: You may need a credentials file if you're applying to multiple graduate/professional schools or teaching opportunities. Learn more about our partnership with Interfolio to store and deliver your credentials.
  • Financial Advice: MHC has teamed up with CashCourse to help current students and recent alumnae manage their money and student loans.
  • International Career Resources: GoinGlobal provides country-specific career information, expert advice, and insider tips for finding employment opportunities at home and abroad. Access through Handshake.

Contact us

We would love to hear from you! Call us at 413-538-2080 to make an appointment.