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.

Your guide to a successful internship search


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.

Your guide to a successful graduate search


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, W 6-8 pm 
McEwen Communications 101 M & TH 2-4 pm
Station at Mill Point Depot 109  M & T 5 -8 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

Graduate & Professional School Fair  - Wed. Oct. 26 Schools register here

Social Impact Career Fair - Tues. Nov. 1  3:30-5:30 McKinnon Hall
                                                                                           5:00-7:00  Irazu 
Coffee & Conversation


Elon receives seven national rankings from the Princeton Review

The 2017 edition of “The Best 381 Colleges” guide recognizes Elon’s study abroad, career services, performing arts and several other programs.

Tips from the Student Professional Development Center

How parents can support their student during summer internships and jobs

Career Moves: A journey through personal and professional experiences

Elon senior Leah Reece credits community service, coursework and internships as the fuel that ignited her passion for clinical psychology and enhanced her Elon experience.

Career Moves: Paige Hullet '16 used SPDC resources to launch her career in acting

With guidance from faculty and staff in the Student Professional Development Center, strategic communications major Paige Hullett '16 combined her interest in public relations with a passion for acting to secure a summer internship with Davidson and Choy Publicity in Los Angeles.

Career Moves: Track record of internships leads to prime job placement

Senior Morgan Smith used Elon's Student Professional Development Center her first year on campus to find a summer internship at a North Carolina software company. One thing led to another, and three years later, Smith is about to begin JPMorgan Chase's Corporate Analyst Development Program.

Sales-focused students take initiative at Sales Meet and Greet

The event connected students with 23 employers who were interested in recruiting Elon talent for internships and jobs.

Coming Events

The Advisory Board Company ​Employer On-Campus Interviews - Oct. 24

Interviews will be held throughout the day in the Student Professional Development Center, Moseley 140


Carney, Sandoe & Associates Employer Info Session - Oct. 26
Student Professional Development Center, Moseley 140, 4 p.m.


Graduate and Professional School Fair - Oct. 26

4 - 7 p.m., Moseley Center, McKinnon Hall


Carney, Sandoe & Associates​ on-campus employer interviews - Oct. 27

Student Professional Development Center, Moseley 140, 8 a.m.

Cambridge Associates Employer On-Campus Interviews - Oct. 28

Interviews will held throughout the day in the Student Professional Development Center, Moseley 140 


Social Impact Career Fair - Nov. 1

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


Key Risk Management Services ​on-campus employer interviews - Nov. 2

Student Professional Development Center, Moseley 140, 8 a.m.

Capstrat's 10th Annual Student Networking Night

5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. - Raleigh, N.C.