Elon’s network of employers, alumni, parents and friends connect students to premier career opportunities. Employer Partners participate in career expos, workshops, and conduct on-campus interviews. Job postings, career advising, resume workshops, and mock interviews are also offered.

Career Services



Fulfilling Elon’s commitment in experiential education, the Student Professional Development Center connects students to opportunities with employers locally and around the world. Students earn credit toward their academic majors while enhancing their academic experience, personal development and professional preparation.

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Graduate School

Empowering students to define and achieve their academic goals, career advisers assist students with school placement, admission letters, admissions tests, interviews and more. Elon graduates have been recruited by top schools around the country.

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Student Professional Development Center
SPDC Satellite Locations Drop-in Appointments:
Global Commons Third Floor    W 2-4 pm
Koury Business Center 106     M-TH 2-4 pm
McEwen Communications 101  M & TH 2-4 pm, W 5-6:30 pm
Station at Mill Point Depot 109  M-TH 4:30-6 pm
SPDC Moseley Center Room 140
Drop-in Appointments M-F 2-4 pm
By Appointment  (336) 278-6538
Open Weekdays 8-5 pm, all year



Elon Academy students take 'Career Trek' to Cone Health

Students in the Elon Academy, the university's college access and success program for academically promising high school students, spent Tuesday afternoon learning about career opportunities from local professionals. 

Elon again ranks #1 in North Carolina, top-15 in the nation for job placement

The ranking by Zippia, a career services website, draws upon federal data in rating Elon among the top universities in the country for employment 10 years after they first enrolled. 

Joseph Keller '19, Abbie Vandruff '20 selected to participate in Television Academy Foundation's internship program

Keller and Vandruff are among the 50 people selected nationwide for the program and will intern this summer at media and entertainment firms in southern California.

Six new fellows prepare for year of service with Alamance County organizations

Six members of the Class of 2019 participated in a signing ceremony in Clohan Theatre to formalize their participation in two service-year programs offered by Elon in partnership with local organizations. Six fellows who have completed their year of service were also recognized. 

Career Moves: Student Professional Development Center helps Elon senior through law school admissions process

Walker Helms ’19, a political science major who double minored in sport and event management and leadership studies, from Radford, Virginia will transition to Wake Forest School of Law this fall and credits the Student Professional Development Center with supporting him throughout the admissions process.

Student Professional Development Center announces 2019-20  Career Advising Fellows

SPDC welcomes Kiera O'Donnell and Alison Doherty to the SPDC team of professionals.

Coming Events

Federal Work-Study Information Session - Aug. 27

5:30- 6:30 p.m. McKinnon Hall, Moseley

Student Employment Fair - Aug. 28

3:30-5:30 p.m. McKinnon Hall, Moseley

Accounting Meet and Greet - Sept. 9

Moseley Center, McKinnon Hall 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Ernst & Young Employer Info Session - Sept. 11

5:30 - 6:30 p.m., SPDC, Moseley 140

Sales Meet and Greet - Sept. 16

Moseley Center, McKinnon Hall 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Job & Internship Expo - Tues. Sept. 17 

The biggest opportunity this year to network with employer recruiters from a variety of industries. 

LSB Sophomore Success- Oct. 22

4:15 - 7:30 p.m. McKinnon Hall, Moseley

Graduate and Professional Fair - Oct. 31

3 - 6 p.m. McKinnon Hall, Moseley