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For Employers

Welcome to the CMU Career Development Center! We are happy that you have chosen Central Michigan University for your recruiting needs.

    The Career Development Center is here to help you build a complete recruitment strategy for hiring CMU students and alumni! Engagement opportunities include classroom presentations, career fairs, posting positions in Handshake, information sessions, and more. Contact Rob VanDorin ( to develop your company's recruitment plan.

    Recruiting CMU Students

    CMU utilizes Handshake for all career and internship postings. Learn about how to create your free Handshake account and begin recruiting top talent.

    Learn About Handshake

    Register for an in-person or virtual career fair. CMU plans 6 annual career fairs for a variety of majors and industries. Visit our Events & Fairs page to learn about upcoming opportunities.

    Events & Fairs

    A more in-depth, on-campus or recruiting option that allows you to spend time in the classroom(s) of students pursuing majors and programs from which you want to recruit. You will also have booth space in the building you're visiting to maximize face-time with students. Employer Spotlight requests must be submitted prior to the start of the academic semester.

    Employer Spotlight Program

    Take your campus recruiting to the next level by participating in the Employer Partnership Program (EPP). Engage with our students and build brand awareness on campus through participation in career fairs and receive additional recognition as an EPP partner. Offerings vary by sponsorship level.

    Employer Partnership Program