Alumni

ADVANCE YOUR CAREER

We love alumni, and we’re committed to your success throughout your career. If you haven’t already, take advantage of your lifetime access to our comprehensive career services at The Advantage Center. Whether you’re brushing up your resume, honing your interview skills, seeking a new position, or transitioning to a new career entirely, we’re here for you.

Looking to upskill? Consider returning to Aquinas College for undergraduate or graduate level classes.

Come See Us

Make an appointment with one of our career coaches to take the PathwayU Assessment, consult your career options, or just chat. We offer in-person, video, or telephone appointments through Handshake.

Join us on LinkedIn!

Did you know there is a LinkedIn Group exclusively for the Aquinas Community?  Connect with us today!

Get Involved!

The Advantage Closet

Need to polish up your work wardrobe? Thanks to generous donations, we have a closet full of business attire available for free to students and alumni as they prepare for job interviews, networking events, graduate school interviews, career fairs, and more. Stop by The Advantage Center during business hours to try something on. Interested in donating? We’re always looking for new or gently used professional clothing for our Saints. Use this form to let us know.

Post a Job or Internship

Hiring a saint is always a good business decision. If you or your company has opportunities for employment or internships, please visit here for more information on how to post jobs, interview on campus, or hire an AQ intern.

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Is Major Pharmaceuticals a Good Career Path?

The major pharmaceuticals industry is full of big ideas, big money, and — in terms of a career path — big opportunities.

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How to Make Your Voice Heard in the Workplace (Especially as a Woman or Minority)

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5 Ways Using Social Media Can Help You Get a Job

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10 Things You Should Never Include In A Resume

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Contact & Location

Phone
(616) 632-2126
Address

Mother Victor Flannery Hall

Aquinas College
Advantage Center
1700 Fulton St. E.
Grand Rapids, MI 49506-1799

Career Service Hours

M 9:00am - 5:00pm
T 9:00am - 5:00pm
W 9:00am - 5:00pm
TH 9:00am - 5:00pm
F 9:00am - 5:00pm