Career Development

The Career Development Office puts a wide variety of resources at your disposal to help you find gainful employment upon graduation. Located in the Office of Student Development, on the lower level of the Rinker Community Service Center, we encourage you to stop by and see how we can assist you as you begin your career.

Services for Students and Alumni

Alumni Mentoring Program - Developed by the Office of Alumni Relations and the Office of Career Development, this program brings together Roberts alumni and current students in a structured partnership that encourages conversations and networking related to career and life goals.  Using Roberts Career Connect, students can search for a mentor that is just the right match for them.  Current students: log on to the Intranet for details and instructions. 

Career Assessment Review - Individual appointments to discuss career assessment results after completing any of the online assessments offered through Career Development.

Credential File Maintenance - Education majors and students wishing to go on to graduate school should establish a file with the Coordinator of Career Development.

Graduate School Information - The Peterson's Guides to Graduate Schools and course catalogs from a variety of schools and testing bulletins are available.

Individual Career Advisement - Individual appointments to discuss career plans, internship questions, or address any career related issues and concerns.

Resume/Cover Letter Review - Individual appointments to review resumes and cover letters in preparation for internships and job searches.

Annual Events 

Job Recruitment Day -An event in the spring semester featuring organizations seeking college graduates for full-time employment.  Job Recruitment Day was held on campus on March 17, 2015 with over 50 employers participating. Click here to view the list of participating employers.

On-Campus Employment Interviewing - Periodically, organizations come to campus to conduct one-on-one recruitment interviews.

Rochester Area Colleges' Recruitment Events - (held in the Rochester area throughout the school year)

  • Boot Camp for Educators
  • Graduate School Fair
  • Law School Fair
  • STEM Career Slam
  • Teacher Recruitment Day

Summer Employment Day - An event in the spring semester featuring organizations recruiting for student employees for the summer months.

Volunteer Connection - An event in the fall semester featuring organizations who are seeking student volunteers wanting to make a difference in the Rochester community.