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Office of Career Services

The Office of Career Services offers a broad range of career services that empower students to explore, define, and realize their career goals. Our office is a student-centered support service: we offer one-on-one counseling appointments, consultations throughout the career planning process, and assistance with goal-setting and goal achievement through a variety of career exploration activities. Our goal is to provide lifetime tools and skills for professional development, job search success, and career satisfaction.

Where Can Sarah Lawrence Take You?

Recent employers of Sarah Lawrence graduates include:

  • American Bar Association
  • AmeriCorps VISTA United Neighborhood Houses, NYC
  • Catholic Charities
  • Center for Human Rights and Global Justice
  • Center for Sustainable Economy
  • Chanel
  • City Year
  • Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • Deloitte and Touche
  • Disney
  • Doctors Without Borders
  • Fodor’s Travel Publications
  • J. P. Morgan Chase
  • Lonely Planet
  • The Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Morgan Stanley Smith Barney
  • MTV News and Specials
  • Museum for African Art
  • Museum of Jewish Heritage
  • The Nature Conservancy
  • NBC News
  • The New York Times
  • Peace Corps
  • Rocket Science Laboratory
  • Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia
  • Sesame Street
  • Taipei Times
  • TIME magazine
  • US State Department
  • Viking/Penguin Books
  • Warner Brothers
  • Whitney Museum

How Can the Office of Career Services Help Get You There?

The Office of Career Services can help you gain experience an establish connections with prospective employers in New York City and elsewhere. Internships provide valuable on-site learning experience in a work setting related to your personal, academic, or career interests. Recent internships in New York City have included:

  • ABC (American Broadcasting Company)
  • American Civil Liberties Union
  • Amnesty International
  • Atlantic Records
  • CNN (Cable News Network)
  • Guggenheim Museum
  • HBO
  • Jazz at Lincoln Center
  • Johns Hopkins Huntington’s Disease Clinic
  • Late Show with David Letterman
  • Legal Aid Society
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Mount Sinai Medical Center
  • New York City Department of Education
  • The New York Times
  • The New Yorker
  • Parsons Dance Company
  • Planned Parenthood
  • Polo Ralph Lauren Corp.
  • Random House Publishing
  • Sotheby’s
  • Tribeca Productions
  • Vanity Fair

To facilitate finding internship and job opportunities, students have access to CareerLink, which features more than a thousand listings, including internships, jobs, fellowships, and volunteer opportunities as well as listings via the NaceLink network (a national job search database) and internships across the country via NIC (Nationwide Internships Consortium).

For students who wish to pursue their education beyond SLC, the office can help determine the right path and the right school, and take some of the stress out of applying to graduate or law school.

Sarah Lawrence's 15,000+ alumni worldwide often make themselves available to students for networking through the Office of Career Services.