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Southern Connecticut State University is New Haven’s public, comprehensive university. Southern is home to a diverse population of almost 9,000 students and is committed to social justice and anti-racism.

The Office of Career and Professional Development is dedicated to promoting the success of all students through access and equitable partnerships with our community partners. Our mission is to help our students define and enact their own vision of career success. Southern Owls are engaged citizens ready to make their mark in a global workforce. Additionally, they are equipped to establish their professional and social identities within various environments; demonstrating career readiness and a commitment to lifelong learning. 

Our main goal is to help you gain maximum campus exposure and to connect you with diverse, talented, and passionate Southern students who will best enhance your organization.

At OCPD, our unwavering commitment is to prioritize the best interests of our students. To ensure ethical and professional practices, our policies align with the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) Principles for Ethical Professional Practice.