Career Resources

Career Directory

With more than 20,000 alumnae willing to provide guidance, the Career Directory allows alumnae and students to find one another and stay connected—through all transitions of life.


Recent graduates
The Career Development Center offers up to three individual career advising appointments to alumnae who graduated in the past 12 months. Call 413-538-2080 to schedule an in-person or phone appointment.

Law school
Alumnae applying to law school should contact the Career Development Center at 413-538-2080.

Medical school
Alumnae applying to medical school should contact the MHC Pre-Health Programs at 413-538-3389.

Alumnae Networking

Explore a variety of careers and networking opportunities through one of the many databases that are available to Mount Holyoke alumnae through both the Alumnae Association and the Career Development Center.

Please note: There is no expiration on your Handshake account; however, if you have not accessed it in more than a year, you will need to renew your registration.


Alumnae Association fellowships
Thanks to generous gifts from alumnae, the Alumnae Association is able to offer a small number of fellowships each year to Mount Holyoke graduates.

Major national fellowships
Alumnae applying to major national fellowships like the Fulbright award should contact the National Fellowship and Graduate School Advisor at 413-538-3183.

Guides, Forms, and How-Tos

The Big Interview
A self-guided, video-based, online interview training and preparation program. Please register using your email address. No MHC address? Contact Dyanne Rousseau.

Resources to aid you in your job search, interview skills, networking, internships, and more.