Alumni Services Volunteer Opportunities Colby Connect

Career Services for Alumni

Alumni continue to have access to many of the resources they were familiar with as students. Whenever our license agreement allows, alumni may access database and information tools under the Career Development tab. If you are unable to access a resource, please contact the Career Center for assistance.

Alumni Networking: Colby Connect

Colby Connect is a new web-based networking platform dedicated to helping Colby alumni connect with former classmates; mentor and coach current students and recent graduates; and expand their career connection through insider contacts in top companies. It also helps parents to share opportunities with Colby students to expand their career opportunities through insider contacts in organizations and companies around the world. Users can also find out information about alumni and parent programs, events, jobs, internships, and more using Colby Connect. Register for Colby Connect:

Colby Connect


Handshake is Colby’s proprietary database for job and internship postings. Alumni are welcome to browse the database to post resumes or apply for jobs.

Colby Professional Networking Group on LinkedIn

The Career Center manages the Colby Professional Networking Group on LinkedIn. This secure group allows alumni and current students to message freely within the platform and connect with each other. Alumni can also post jobs, articles, or messages within the group. The group boasts over 6,500 members and is growing each day. Please create a LinkedIn profile and join us:


Career Counseling

Career Counseling is available to alumni via appointment. If you are coming to campus and would like to talk with a staff member, please make an appointment in advance. Phone appointments may also be scheduled with a staff member.

How Alumni Can Help Colby Students and Other Alumni


There are many ways alumni can help students and other alumni. Visit our Volunteer Opportunities page for more information.

Internships and Careers

If you can offer employment or internship opportunities, please contact us at with information. You can also learn more about recruiting opportunities on our Employers webpage.