We all know that the journey doesn’t end once you graduate or find that first job. As a Lees-McRae alumnus, you are encouraged to stay connected and continue to utilize the services offered by Career and Life Planning as you progress in your professional journey. Want to help current students along their journey? Consider reaching out to Career and Life Planning and get involved!



Lees-McRae alumni are invited to use Career and Life Planning at any point in their career to review application materials, prepare for interviews, or seek guidance on making the next career move.

Tutorial for accessing Handshake as an alumnus

Search for jobs using Handshake

Get Involved

Want to help current students along their journey? Your participation allows current students to learn from your valuable experience and become more prepared for post-graduation success. Consider getting involved!

Reach out to: 

  • Participate in a career Alumni Spotlight
  • Serve as a guest speaker or networking contact
  • Post a job on Handshake, the Lees-McRae job board


Hands-on learning is the best way for students to gain experience in their field of interest, build skills for the competitive job market, and expand a resource network. Contact Career and Life Planning to begin the process of building an internship or hiring an intern today.


To find the Bobcat that’s perfect for your team, we’ll post positions on our job board, advertise opportunities in creative ways, and connect you with the right candidates.

Post on Handshake

Career and Life Planning is conveniently located on the bottom floor of the Shelton Learning Commons. Designed to foster your creativity and show you new ways to learn, the Shelton Learning Commons features both private and group study rooms, classrooms, open workspaces, and equipment you can use to create your next masterpiece or finish that final project. An open resource for all students, the Burton Center for Student Success offers tutoring, academic advising, learning assistance, and career advice to help each student discover the best path for their individual success.