For Employers

The Seawolf community is driven, passionate, and eager to broaden their skills with internships and job opportunities - which is where employers& come in! By working together, we can help your business, company, or organization succeed by connecting you with a pool of talented students to recruit and hire from. Utilizing our recruiting services can be effective in finding an excellent addition to your company.

Handshake

Handshake is the primary job search tool for SSU students and alumni. Employers can post job opportunities directly on Handshake, our new job platform.

Additionally, employers can register for SSU Career Fest via Handshake. After your company/organization is registered on Handshake, employers can register for Career Fest

Questions? Call the Career Center at (707) 664-2198.

On-Campus Recruiting

Employers are welcome to table and recruit on campus every semester. This is the perfect opportunity to visibly promote your company amongst the student body and get to know students face-to-face. >Employers are invited to table each semester to connect with students. Tabling sponsored by Career Services takes place outside of Salazar Hall.

Tabling Options

  • Basic: Table and two chairs provided in a prominent location on campus and day of Instagram story and on-site signage

  • Standard: Table and two chairs provided in a prominent location on campus, day of Instagram post and on-site signage. Social media advertising on SSU Career Center Twitter and Facebook accounts up to one week prior to tabling.

  • Premier: Basic + Standard options + digital signage on Student Center and Career Center up to two weeks prior to tabling.

To inquire about on-campus recruiting and tabling, please call (707) 664-2198 or email careerservices@sonoma.edu.

Employer Recruiting Policy

To ensure the quality of our service and to limit the risk to Sonoma State University students, alumni and other uses of our services, SSU Career Center establishes policies and guidelines for all employer recruiting activities permitted by our office.  (link to policy)

On-Campus Interviews

We are happy to host you on our campus for in-person interviews with our student candidates. Please inquire via email at careerservices@sonoma.edu to secure a space. In order to secure the space and parking pass, we will need you to schedule at least one week in advance. However, to secure the best days for you, scheduling is available 3 months prior.

Career Fairs

Interested in participating in our annual Career Fair? Job and career fairs are an effective way for employers to connect with students and maximize their recruiting potential with face-to-face interactions. Additionally, it can help your company maintain a strong visible presence on-campus. Each fall you can look forward to participating in our Part-Time Job Fair, or each spring in one of our industry-specific career fairs.

Our Career Fest is hosted annually during the spring semester and includes 4 industry specific job fairs. Students are encouraged to attend to connect with employers, gain experience and look for job and or internship opportunities. Employers come from diverse industries, offering a wide range of possible positions and experiences.

Access to all Career Center events is free for students with a valid Seawolf I.D card or a CSU system school I.D. card.

Data Privacy Policy

The Career Center at Sonoma State University is committed to maintaining strong privacy practices regarding electronic personal information for our community. Our employer recruiting and event system is provide by Handshake. See the Handshake Privacy Policy for more about how to protect your personal information: