Thank you for your interest in recruiting Whittier College students and graduates. We are always looking for ways to connect our students with employers for a mutually beneficial working arrangement. If you are hiring for full-time positions, part-time positions, summer jobs, or internships, we welcome the opportunity to establish and develop a relationship with you. Please contact us anytime to discuss visiting our campus and participating in recruiting activities.

Benefits of Hiring a Whittier College Graduate

With its small size, liberal arts curriculum, and co-curricular opportunities for student involvement, Whittier College provides students with real-world experience developing and strengthening collaboration, communication, and community building skills. Whittier College produces the future innovators, team leaders, and coalition builders that will succeed in today’s complex and changing economy. We appreciate your interest in Whittier College and would like to introduce you to the problem solvers of tomorrow.

How to Recruit at Whittier College

On Campus Recruiting
Information Sessions
Career and Internship Fairs 
(Employers click on Poet Paths to register).
Graduate and Professional School Fairs (Registration is closed)

We also welcome employers to participate in special programs designed to help students prepare for the employment process. For example, if you are interested in conducting mock interviews, hosting a career shadowing day at your job site, or have your own ideas for working with students on career-related issues, please contact us.

Poet Paths Jobs Database

Employers who would like to post available part time and full time jobs as well as internships with their companies for Whittier College student and alumni access are encouraged to join our Poet Paths online service. Employers can also search and register for Career Planning & Internship events, and review student profiles (with student permission). 

Registration is required, but the service is free.

Poet Paths for Employers
Poet Paths Employer User Guide (PDF)

Recruitment Guidelines for Employers

The Center for Career Planning & Internships seeks to create a positive and successful experience for recruiters, students, and alumni. For more information on our recommendations and policies, click here.

Additional Information

About Whittier College
Academic Calendar 
Directions to Campus


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Wednesday, July 8, 2015
Poet catcher Stephen Zavala ’15 was selected by the St. Louis Caridinals for... More
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
For the first time in Whittier College's history, Poet Athletics earned three... More
Friday, May 15, 2015
The rain and soggy weather did not dampen the festive atmosphere of Whittier... More
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Jessica Webster ’15 has been riding horses since she was four years old and... More
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti will serve as Commencement Speaker at... More
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
President Sharon Herzberger visited Washington D.C. in early February to... More
Tuesday, December 9, 2014
Dr. Joel Pérez has been appointed Vice President and Dean of Students at... More
Friday, November 14, 2014
Members of the class of ’71 might recognize a familiar face when they tune... More
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Lessons on civic engagement and social responsibility are hallmarks of a... More
Thursday, October 9, 2014
Whittier College has been named as one of the nation’s Top 50 Colleges for... More
Friday, September 26, 2014
The Fifth Dimension, a program delivered by a team of 13 Whittier College... More
Friday, May 16, 2014
Seated under a brilliantly sunny sky in Whittier College's Memorial Stadium,... More
Monday, September 16, 2013
Whittier College students were busy this summer getting a head start in the... More
Tuesday, August 13, 2013
Hailing from 21 states across the U.S. and 19 countries around the globe, the ... More
Monday, July 15, 2013
Whittier College named 199 undergraduate students to the Spring 2013 Dean's... More
Saturday, May 11, 2013
The 12th Annual Latino Graduates Celebration kicked off 2013 Commencement Week... More
Monday, April 15, 2013
More than 70 Whittier College students participated in the 3rd Annual... More
Monday, April 15, 2013
Dozens of Whittier College students were bestowed with various honors from... More

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