Career Development Center

Welcome to the Career Development Center 

Welcome to the William Paterson Career Development Center. We are here to assist with the career planning and preparation of all William Paterson students and graduates.

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Our Career Programming is 100% virtual this semester! 


Virtual Career Fairs Are Here!  

The Career Development Center will be hosting all Fall Recruiting and Employer Events Virtually on Handshake this semester! 



  • Connect to your student Handshake Account to view our Career Fairs, Employer Hosted Information Sessions, & Career Center Workshops! 

Learn more about our new virtual career platform on Handshake! 

For More information on our fairs & events this semester email us 

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Career Center Toolbox

Utilize our career guide to create/update your resume, cover letter and LinkedIn profile, or brush up on some conversational skills so you can ace your next internview.

Mission Statement

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

The 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.

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.

Contact Us

Meet the Staff 

Career Development Center
Student Center 301, 
300 Pompton Road 
Wayne, NJ 07470
Phone: 973.720.3291 
Fax: 973.720.2074