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Supporting Students

Learn more about how you, as a member of the DePauw community, can support students.


  • Complete this form to share a publicly available opportunity;  

  • Complete this form to share an opportunity only for DePauw students. Company contact information will be made available to the Handshake employment system; however, contact information and opportunity descriptions will only be available to DePauw students; 

  • If you work for the employer, you can create an employer profile in Handshake to share the job, internship, research experience or other opportunity.


Connect with Fellow Alumni

LinkedIn- Reach out to alumni for support and advice on the LinkedIn official DePauw University Alumni Group. Each contact can lead to more information, opportunities, and more contacts. The key to networking is connecting with people so that you reach the largest group possible in any given field.

Alumni Gateway- Our  online alumni community helps you find and connect with classmates, maintain your contact information, share your post-graduate experience, network with current students, and register for regional and on-campus events. The Office of Alumni Relations is responsible for updating and managing the Alumni Directory.

Mentor Current Students

As a DePauw grad, you can be an invaluable resource to help current students who are planning their time at DePauw.

Job Shadowing- Self-guided and between you and the student

Wisr- Makes it simple for students and alumni to create meaningful connections through an organized platform.

Continued Support after graduation

We can provide assistance with your resume, direct you toward job search resources, and even help you with career exploration. Alumni continue to have access to Handshake, the job and internship portal, but may need to request an account. If you are unsure if you have a Handshake account, contact <hubbard@depauw.edu>.

ParentsParents Council

A vital link between families and the University. Among Parents Council volunteer opportunities, you can assist students with their career path by offering mentoring, networking and career and internship opportunities. Feel free to contact the presidents of the Parents Council with any questions.


Job Shadowing- Self-guided and between you and the student

Networking- Assist students with expanding their professional connections



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