Prospective Students & Guests

The Yale Office of Career Strategy offers career advising, professional school advising, employment and internship opportunities, and career development resources. Our office works with students and alums of Yale College, Yale Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, and postdoctoral scholars to clarify career aspirations, identify employment and educational opportunities, and offer support at every stage of career development.

Yale students pursue many exciting and diverse careers after graduation. We invite you to visit our Yale College Outcomes: First Destination and Yale College Outcomes: Four Year Out to learn more about the choices of Yale students. Our team of highly experienced career advisors look forward to working with you to craft your summer and post graduate job search.

Considering Time Off or a Gap Year Before Starting Yale?

Some admitted students consider taking a year off or ‘gap year’ before starting college. The Office of Career Strategy only advises current Yale students, but our website is full of helpful public information. Students considering a gap year are encouraged to check out the following resources to assist in your search:

Nonprofit Career Guide, 8 Entry Level Paths

The following guide by Second Day dives into 8 distinct paths that one can look into entering within the nonprofit sector. They include:

Click on this Second Day Guide to read more.

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Robyn Acampora Director of Strategic Initiatives and Public Service Careers
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Interested in Working in Policy?

Here are a few steps to get your started…

Check out our Free OCS Traverse Jobs Subscription where you can log into their job database and view job every week. This week includes Policy Analyst, K-12 Education Policy Project for …

By Robyn Acampora
Robyn Acampora Director of Strategic Initiatives and Public Service Careers
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Don’t You Hate This Question?

How to Answer Where Do You See Yourself in 5 Years (Without the Anxiety Attack)

This question tops the list of most hated interview questions.   The main problem is that it gets misinterpreted and taken quite literally by candidates. …

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Job Search Resources

Athlete 365 Career+

Athlete365 Career+ is an initiative of the IOC Athletes’ Commission, and it has supported more than 56,000 athletes worldwide since …


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