A production assistant for Oscar-winning director Roger Ross Williams, a producer for Larry King Now, a business development manager for Toca Boca game development studio, a communications associate for Disney Consumer Products, a nuclear systems engineer for Exelon, a research scientist for Pfizer, a business analyst for the New York Stock Exchange.
These are just a few examples of high-profile careers that young Lafayette alumni have started very soon after receiving their diplomas. Students come to Lafayette to earn a degree in a field they feel passionate about. They leave with a wider view of the world, a multitude of alumni connections, and higher earning potential.
Our broad-based academic program; opportunities for undergraduate research, study abroad, and internships; network of nearly 30,000 alumni; and four-year career counseling Gateway Program help students turn their Lafayette degrees into graduate school acceptance and dream jobs.
Through Gateway, counselors provide students with a career road map for each of their four years on campus. The program provides professional advising, career search tools, alumni-and parent-hosted internships and externships, the annual Career Fair, alumni networking nights, mock interviews, and resume- and cover letter-writing services.