Fourth Year and Beyond

You can see the finish line.  Design a timeline by meeting with the director of career services to draft a cover letter, revise/update your resume, and complete your personal statement for graduate/professional school.

 

Get ready to graduate!

You’re ready for the real world…almost. Our CD 401: Decision Making and Implementation course is known to by your fellow Saints as the most important non-required class you’ll ever take. This one-credit, eight-week course about life after Aquinas will smooth the transition from college to the world of work, service, self-employment, and/or graduate school. Polish your resume, practice interviews, learn job search strategies, and leave feeling confident about your future––it’s that good!

Completed an approved Advantage activity (internship, study away, or research)? You qualify for an Advantage Center cord to wear at Commencement. Get yours by submitting this application for consideration. Get details on GradFest, too.

Festive & Frugal: A Holiday Blog Special

It can be difficult to decorate or celebrate the holidays once you’re in college. Being away from home without a lot of extra spending money can cause stress during what should be a joyful time. Positivity and relaxation, especially with …

By Annabella Bressler
Annabella Bressler
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Attend the Career Fair!

Attend The Career Fair!

Job fairs can be intimidating, and can seem as if they are only directed to seniors (or juniors who are really on top of it).  Oh you are so wrong! While these huge halls filled with booths …

By Annabella Bressler
Annabella Bressler
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How to maximize your job search and get hired fast

When applying for jobs, everyone wants to get hired quickly. Unfortunately, the process of job searching can take a long time and be absolutely exhausting, and if you’re in a position where you need to find something as quickly as …

By Sean Kelly - College Recruiter
College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career.
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5 Reasons why qualified job applicants get rejected

When you apply for a job, there’s typically a lot of waiting around. You wait for a response, hope to get an interview, and after the interview you anxiously await news about whether you’ve been chosen for the position.

That …

By Shelby Konkel - College Recruiter
College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career.
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How to Find a Job You Love: 3 Things to Do (and 4 to Avoid)

Knowing how to find a job is hard enough, let alone how to find a job you love. What are you passionate about? What are you good at? Who do you want to work with? What benefits are you looking …

By Zoe Kaplan - Forage
Forage
Showcase your skills. Find your career fit.
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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