Throughout the CDO website, Pomona Alumni can find resources and information to assist with your career path. Whether you are exploring a career, looking toward graduate school, or planning a job search we are available to assist you.
Alumni are welcome to visit and take advantage of the office resources available including our extensive career library and our computers and printers. Our individualized alumni career assistance is targeted to more recent graduates, but our online and library resources are available to all Pomona alumni. Please contact Kerry Martin for more information and to learn about individualized assistance.
Additionally, you can click the links below for a quick start toward the following areas of interest:
Many alumni are interested in connecting with students to share their experience, talk about their career paths, or recruit interns or employees for their organizations. We encourage you to review the information on helping current Pomona students as there are many opportunities to assist someone in their first steps beyond college. Your willingness to talk and work with current students can make a real difference in their career choices and paths.
Networking with Pomona alumni is an excellent way to increase your professional connections and understanding. For assistance in how best to connect with alumni and others in your field(s) of interest, check out our Networking 101 resources and talk with the CDO staff!
LinkedIn is a helpful resource to identify Pomona Alumni with similar career interests. If you include Pomona College in your LinkedIn profile, you'll be automatically linked to the Pomona College LinkedIn page. From there you can click on Alumni and you can search for other Sagehens by location, company, industry, major, and name. For help in navigating this powerful search tool, check out this tutorial on finding alumni through LinkedIn.
Joining LinkedIn Groups is an excellent way to become a part of the Pomona College alumni community and field related conversations. Search for Pomona College groups including Pomona College Alumni, Pomona College Career Connections, Pomona College Career Advisors, and others.
Sagehen Connect is a mobile application that gives you access to the Pomona College Alumni database and also pulls information from LinkedIn for those alums connected there. You can also find information on Pomona College events and other happenings on campus. This app can be downloaded for free from the Apple Store and Google Play. For more information, check out this Sagehen Connect tutorial.
The Pomona College Office of Alumni and Parent Engagement hosts many career related events each year, partnering with alumni, faculty and other offices to bring you networking and learning events in the US and overseas. Mix and mingle with fellow Sagehens in your area at regional gatherings, attend Pomona in the City events, and connect with alums by meeting up for Winter Break Parties and Worldwide Happy hours.