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Alumni & Families

The connection that our students have to Clayton State University does not end on Commencement Day.

We boast a 25,000-strong alum base that has gone on to be influential leaders in the military, business, healthcare, education and even sports.

As an alumnus, you have the great opportunity of sharing your knowledge and talent with students eager to learn what it takes to navigate the workforce. We can work with you to set up mentoring and job shadowing opportunities so you play an important role in developing the next generation of successful Lakers.

Alumni can take advantage of the same career development opportunities that you had access to as a student.

  • Employer information sessions
  • Job and Graduate School Fair
  • Job search
  • Career coaching
  • Resume help

Join the Alumni Association.

Connect with current students

Alumni possess a valuable asset to current students—they are exactly where students hope to be. We encourage you to return to Clayton State and share your career experiences with students or find those promising Lakers that could fill the vacant spots in your company. You can reserve a booth at one of our career fairs, hold on-campus interviews, and even arrange an employer information session to help interested students learn about what you do and how they can be a part of it.

Contact us to begin making connections with students.

Find a job on Laker CareerZone

Think you are the perfect candidate for a job or internship? You can check out the latest listings on Laker CareerZone, our job board. All you have to do is register, sign in, and start searching for that great opportunity!

Get started with Laker CareerZone!

Consider graduate study

Whether you want to gain advance knowledge and skills in a particular area, or you are making a career change that requires additional expertise, Clayton State is here to help you pursue graduate study.

Our School of Graduate Studies offers a number of degree options that meet the needs of today’s employers seeking individuals that can adapt to the ever-changing global economy. With rigorous coursework in healthcare, business, criminal justice, education, liberal studies, archival studies, our graduate programs offer the engaging learning experiences that can make you competitive in the job market.

Learn more about School of Graduate Studies to take the first steps to pursue an advanced or professional degree.

Mentor a laker

Support the dreams of current students and recent graduates by becoming a mentor. Mentors can be matched to a number of professional and personal development opportunities including resume and cover letter review, mock interviews, graduate school advice and job shadowing.

Begin the process of becoming a mentor by filling out a mentor profile form.