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UVM students are creative, capable world citizens - and they make excellent employees.

At UVM, we’re cultivating top talent through engaged learning in a academic environment. Our students are known for their dedication to making a difference and they bring that passion to their careers and communities. Whether you’re seeking interns, part-time staff, or full-time employees, we’ll help you tailor your approach based on your unique recruiting needs.  Get started recruiting @ UVM today!

1. Create your free Handshake account

Post positions, connect with candidates, or even host a virtual program

2. Join our Employer Partner Program (EPP)

With 3 teirs to meet your recruiting needs, the EPP is the best way to find & engage Catamount talent. Launching in July 2023, this exciting new program offers a robust set of options to connect with campus, build relationships, increase brand recognition, and develop a pipeline of talent that serves your workforce needs.

Just looking for a single recruiting touch point and not the whole program?  Be in touch, we have "a la carte" options too!  Email career@uvm.edu to let us know what you're looking for.

3. Schedule a Personalized Recruiting Strategy Session

 Work with our External Relations team to map out a year of events/activities aligned with your hiring cycles - Personalized Recruiting Sessions are available to all EPP members.

4. Hire interns

Interns & micro-interns can be incredibly valuable to you, your talent pipeline & the student!  Chat with us about develop or expanding an internship program...

5. Leverage UVM Connect

UVM alums in your org are key recruiting resources!  Incentivize them to join UVM Connect where they can post directly to the Interest Groups - and thus reach & engage students whose interests expressly align with your neeeds - to promote jobs, build brand awareness, and give pro career tips.

Key Resources for Employers


Handshake is our comprehensive recruiting platform, giving you access to UVM's talent and over 1400 other institutions nationwide. Post jobs, register for events, and connect with students.

UVM Micro-Internships

Parker-Dewey (micro-Internships)

Micro-internships engage UVM students in paid, professional, remote, project-based work without the hassle of coordinating the onboarding, training, and payroll paperwork of a traditional intern.  Need a quick project completed?  We have students who are up for the job!

The University of Vermont Career Center



Empower your people with training that keeps you on the cutting-edge and realize gains in retension, performance, and DEI efforts. Consult with Professional and Continuing Education on their wide array of offerings.


Assistant Director for Employer Relations

Amanda Van Vranken(She / Her)



Employer Relations & Operations Specialist


Erin Bucchin(She / Her)