Career Development Center

Visit the Career Center

We're in UC 301


Join us for Career Events

Career Fairs & Networking Events take place each semester


Resume Critiques

Schedule a resume review with a member of our staff


Mock Interview

Join us for Mock Interview Days

Sales Mock Interviews

Pesce Family Mentoring Institute

Get matched with a professional in your field of interest

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Network with Employers


Attend Employer Information Sessions

Enhance your career knowledge & learn about opportunities


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Welcome to the Career Development Center 

Mission Statement

The Career Development Center works in collaboration with the University and community constituents to help students develop the professional skills need to achieve career success in a multi-cultural, global society.

The Center educates students by providing career counseling, career coaching, job, internship and graduate school preparation as well as employment and mentoring connections.

Students are empowered to define and achieve their personal, academic and career goals.

Vision Statement

The Career Development Center will be recognized as a state-of- the-art, career related resource for students, alumni and employers providing comprehensive services to all University and community constituents.

Office Hours 

Our office is open Monday - Friday from 8:30-4:30pm

To meet with a member of our staff please schedule an appointment by contacting the Main Office at 973-720-3291.

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Closing out the week and our Meet the Staff Feature is Deborah Feingold! She is out in house Pesce Expert. She runs the Pesce Family Mentoring Institute and is responsible for matching up students with mentors in their field. Stop by and say Hi! We’re located in Student Center Suite 301 #wpcareercenter

Interested in making $15- $25 an hour? Looking for a part time job? Do you love kids? The Community Charter School of Paterson is hiring! Give back to your community and earn some cash and apply! #wpcareers #hireapioneer

Meet Jenny Nesenjuk! She is an Assistant Director of the Career Development Center and has been at William Paterson for two and a half years. With 11 years of experience in all different types of educational settings under her belt, along with her Bachelor’s degree in Video Production from Ithaca College and Master’s in Counseling in Student Affairs in Higher Education from Montclair State University...she goes above and beyond to help the students who come into her office! Wanna meet her? Stop by suite 301 in the student center and say Hey! 👋 #wpcareercenter

Before the office closes we want to introduce you all to Caitlin Giordano! She works with our HSS and OPT and CPT programs! Don’t forget to stop by and say hi! #wpcareercenter

Mark your Calendar for these upcoming Career Events! #Wpunj #Hireapioneer #internships #Careers #Findyourfuture

Attention Pioneers! The deadline to apply to the Pesce Family Mentoring Institute is TODAY!! Visit to apply now! #wpunj #wpmentoring

Hey Business Students! Jennifer Santiago will be on campus TOMORROW hosting her popular workshop Boss Lady! Interested? Stop by Valley Road room 2008 at 12:30pm! #wpunj

Take a look at what Mentee Marguerite Lanza said about her experience in the Pesce Family Mentoring Institute! Apply by this Monday, October 15th! #wpunj #wpmentoring

Check out our second Pesce Spotlight! Here is mentee Maddie Rydlewski with her mentor at the Spring Networking Dinner! APPLY HERE: to be matched with a mentor! #wpunj #wpmentoring

The day is finally here! Stop by the Career and Internship Fair in Ballrooms from 1:00-4:00pm. Bring your resume and come dressed ready to meet with these organizations that are recruiting for internships and full-time positions! #WPUNJ #GetHired

Join us TODAY for the Career and Internship Fair from 1-4pm in the Ballrooms! #WPUNJ #wpcareers

See you at the Career and Internship Fair! #wpunj #HireaPioneer

Looking for PT Seasonal Work? Stop by Main Street in the student center! Snowscapes is here recruiting for positions. Stop by to learn more. #Wpunj #HireaPioneer

The deadline to apply to the Pesce Family Mentoring Institute is Monday, October 15th! Visit for more information on how you can apply today! #WPUNJ #wpmentoring

Meet Mary Alice Barrows! She’s an assistant director of the Career Development Center! She mainly works with Communication Arts and Business students, but stop by and she’ll do her very best to help you with anything she can! Thank You! #wpcareercenter

Let's Taco 'Bout Careers is happening RIGHT NOW in Hunziker Hall Lounge until 2:00pm! Don't miss the opportunity to network with employers, and have a professional LinkedIn photo taken! #WPUNJ #HIREAPIONEER

Looking for a mentor? Want FREE career advice? Apply to become a part of the Pesce Family Mentoring Institute! Visit for more information on how to get a mentor! #wpunj #wpmentoring

Looking for a job or an internship? Stop by the Ballrooms THIS Thursday from 1-4pm to have the opportunity to meet with these organizations! #wpunj #HIREAPIONEER

KPMG is on campus TODAY! They are looking to fill full-time and part-time positions as well as some internships! Proofread your resumes and head over to Valley Road Campus Room 2008 during common hour! #WpCareers #HireaPioneer

Meet Victoria Nauta, the Associate Director to the Career Development Center! She may work with alumni, but she’s the reason this campus is so packed with employers! Thanks Victoria!#wpcareercenter

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