For Job Seekers

Whether you are looking for your first job, advancement in your current field or a career transition, the Alumni Association will support you along the way.

Jobs on CareerConnect
UMass Amherst alumni can access job listings and career fairs through CareerConnect, hosted by UMass Amherst Career Services. CareerConnect features include job suggestions matching your interests, personal storage for your job search documents, and a searchable directory of employers seeking UMass students and graduates. Make CareerConnect your first stop when looking for jobs. New opportunities are added every day.

How you log in depends upon your class year. See below for details.

  • 2015 graduates should log in through “Current Students” and enter their Spire ID & password.
  • 2010-2014 graduates have been pre-registered. Log in as alumni and enter your Campus ID. Your default password is your alumni ID. Feel free to personalize your password after logging in.
  • 2009 & earlier graduates should create a new account. You will need your Campus ID and alumni ID to create your account.

Don’t know your Campus ID or Alumni ID? Contact or 800.456.8627.

Jobs at UMass Amherst
The University of Massachusetts employs more UMass Amherst alumni than any other organization. If you loved UMass as a student and you love UMass as an alum, a job at UMass Amherst may be for you! View current opportunities to work at UMass Amherst and the UMass Amherst Foundation.

Jobs on LinkedIn
Members of the UMass Amherst Alumni LinkedIn Group have access to jobs posted by employers and recruiters specifically seeking UMass Amherst talent. All UMass Amherst alumni and students are welcome to join. Join the group, click the Jobs tab. It’s that easy! Hint: After reviewing our group’s jobs and discussions, search all jobs to find even more opportunities.   

Jobs on CareerBeam
The Alumni Association provides UMass Amherst alumni and students with access to CareerBeam, a full-service career development tool. CareerBeam has many resources to help you in your job search, including a huge database of job postings. Create your free account today.

For Employers

With 260,000 alumni worldwide, UMass Amherst has the talent that you’re seeking. Posting your job or internship lets you connect with our diverse, experienced alumni community. Employers are welcome to post full-time, part-time, contracted or temporary positions in any industry and at any level of professional experience. Tap into UMass Amherst talent today.

Post a Job or Internship
To list a full-time position, part-time position, internship or co-op, please create a free Employer account in our UMass Amherst CareerConnect database. All UMass Amherst students and alumni have access to this system. Create your account today.

Host a Career Event
The UMass Amherst Alumni Association engages thousands of alumni through events each year. Across the Commonwealth and around the country, our events include alumni networking nights, career workshops and speaker programs. Our strategic partners include recruiting firms, staffing agencies, non-profit organizations and corporations.

Attend a Career Fair
UMass Amherst Career Services holds numerous career fairs during the academic year. Some target specific departments while others are geared towards all majors. Participants are primarily students, though alumni are welcome. Learn more about Career Fairs and other On-Campus recruiting opportunities here.