As a Transfer Student, we recommend getting started early by working with CPD to identify your career goals and develop a strategy for achieving them. Below are some ideas for making the most of your time at LMU. 

  • Schedule an appointment with a Career Coach via LionJobs to incorporate your previous academic and professional experience into your current resume
  • Attend the fall Career Expo to explore job and internship opportunities at companies that recruit at LMU  
  • Apply for the off-campus fall Career Trek to meet dozens of LMU alumni and parents in their workplaces 
  • Register to attend the fall VOCARE Retreat to reflect on where you have been, who you are, and where you are going within a supportive community of fellow students, staff, faculty, and alumni
  • Apply for a national or international fellowship that provides academic and professional experience related to your career goals
  • Visit What Can I Do With This Major? and LMU’s Academic Catalog to understand how your choice of major will affect your job search
  • Login to Spotlight on Careers to learn about how to land internships and jobs in specific industries (username: “spotlightaccess” / password: “liberalarts2015”)
  • Gain clarity about your personality, career interests, strengths by taking one of our career assessments
  • Login to LionJobs to set up a job search agent to track opportunities of interest, and monitor On-Campus Recruiting activities, such as employer information sessions, companies conducting interviews on campus, and preparation workshops
  • Update your LinkedIn profile with new accomplishments and continue researching LMU alumni career paths and companies of interest
  • Register to attend the spring VOCARE Retreat to reflect on where you have been, who you are, and where you are going within a supportive community of fellow students, staff, faculty, and alumni
  • Apply for the off-campus spring Career Trek to meet dozens of LMU alumni and parents in their workplaces 
  • Attend the spring Career Expo to explore job and internship opportunities at companies that recruit at LMU         
  • Attend the Silicon Beach Expo to learn more about companies of interest in Playa Vista