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Parents & Families

What do Swatties do?

Learn more about the first destinations for our Swarthmore grads.

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Support & Mentor Current Students.

Parents can join our Swatties Helping Swatties group on LinkedIn to post and respond to messages supporting students.

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Post an Opportunity

Have an opportunity that you want to share with Swarthmore students? Learn more about hiring a Swattie and recruiting opportunities.

Summer Intern Housing Resources

Summer housing options at Swarthmore can be viewed on the Residence Life page.

If you are going to be off campus and in other locations, you may find the below links helpful.

Note: We do not officially endorse any of …

By Kristie Beucler
Kristie Beucler Associate Director, Career Education
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Dapper Dining, professional etiquette at the table

On Friday February 16 over 60 students joined Crystal Bailey, Director of the Etiquette Institute of Washington, for a three course meal to learn about professional etiquette at the table.  Students enjoyed exquisite fare from The Inn at Swarthmore complemented …

By Kristie Beucler
Kristie Beucler Associate Director, Career Education
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A Great Winter Break = SwatWorks Micro-Internships

Winter Break – It’s the perfect time to develop your career experience. Take some time for your career exploration, professional skill building and making connections.

SwatWorks Micro-Internships are short-term, PAID, professional assignments taking place during the Winter Break so that …

By Jennifer Barrington
Jennifer Barrington Associate Director, Career Education
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Data Architecture, Engineering & Analytics – Career Paths Tips & Insights from Experienced Professionals

guest blog from Panos Panidis, Haverford College ’09 and Founder of AESOP Academy & Advisory

Functional Differences:

Essential Skill for these career tracks:

How to standout in a competitive job market for these highly demanded expertise:

What does career growth …

By Panos Panidis
Panos Panidis Founder
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How to Find a Job You Love: 3 Things to Do (and 4 to Avoid)

Knowing how to find a job is hard enough, let alone how to find a job you love. What are you passionate about? What are you good at? Who do you want to work with? What benefits are you looking …

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Swarthmore & External Resources

Swarthmore Alumni & Family Programs

The Advancement team serves the alumni, families, and friends of Swarthmore College. We can answer your questions about ways to engage …

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Lang Center for Civic & Social Responsibility

The Eugene M. Lang Center for Civic and Social Responsibility facilitates Swarthmore College’s commitment to intellectual rigor, ethical engagement, and …

SwatWorks’s Micro-Internships are short-term, paid, professional assignments that are similar to those given to new hires or interns. These 10, …

Swatties Helping Swatties

This LinkedIn Group is comprised of Swarthmore alumni, students and parents promoting networking and mentoring opportunities.

Contact & Location

Phone
(610) 328–8352
Address

500 College Ave.
Parrish Hall 135
Swarthmore, PA 19081

Career Service Hours

Monday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Thursday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Friday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Office closed daily from 12–1pm for lunch.