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About the Department

The Career Services office primary function is to provide students and alumni with the tools to build a successful future that will assist them with their academic and career plans. In addition to assisting students and alumni in securing full time part-time and internship opportunities, we support students and alumni by facilitating: resume workshops, interviewing resources, on campus recruitment and career fairs.

About the Staff

Liz Corrigan is the Career Success Coordinator at Benedictine University at Mesa. Liz headshotMs. Corrigan who received her Master's Degree from Arizona State University in Higher and Post-Secondary education and graduated with her Bachelor Arts in Art History from the University of Cincinnati has over 20 years of experience in higher education administration in Student Affairs. She has organized and facilitated multiple events from teacher's workshops, career presentations, alumni events and college graduations. She works tirelessly with every student to get them placed in their chosen career field and makes sure that they are getting the most out of their degree.

Hours, Location, & Contact Information
Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
225 East Main Street Mesa, Arizona 85201, Gillett Hall 133
Phone:  480-878-6713
Email: ecorrigan@ben.edu

Internship Opportunities

BenU at Mesa career services firmly believes that internships are the best way for students to get hands on experience in the career field of their choice during their time in college. Doing an internship during one's time at the University can open up doors to employment immediately after graduation and is a great networking opportunity to get one started down their career path. For internship opportunities, go to the BenU at Mesa Career Services Facebook page.

Benedictine Job Opportunities

BenU at Mesa offers federal works study and student employment to all of its students. Whether working as a tutor, taking phone calls at the front desk, working in the admissions department, running the BenU cafe or helping out in athletics, there are plenty chances for students to find employment at the University. To view job opportunities at BenU, click here.

Outside Job Opportunities

Just as there are chances to apply for jobs within the University, there are plenty of job opportunities within Mesa and the surrounding East Valley of the Phoenix Metropolitan Area. The career services department looks to place students in these positions just as they would in internships or jobs within BenU at Mesa. For a complete listing of outside job opportunites, head to the BenU at Mesa Career Services Facebook page.

Tips & Resources

Below are links to resources and documents to help students through each step of the employment process, giving them the tools to be successful on the job hunt.

  • Resume Writing - How to craft the perfect resume to grab an employer's attention.
  • Cover Letters - What is a cover letter and how to write one that will help you grab your choice of employment.
  • Interviewing - What goes into the interviewing process as well as the do's and don't's of a good interview.
  • LinkedIn Branding - How to build a LinkedIn profile that recruiters and employers won't pass over.
  • Career Checklist

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Contact

225 E. Main Street in Mesa, AZ 85201
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Upcoming Events

Nov
22-24
Thanksgiving Holiday; no QTR classes
Mesa Branch Campus
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Thanksgiving Holiday; no QTR classes

Date: November 22

Time: All Day

Campus: Mesa

Nov
22-24
Thanksgiving holiday; no classes
Mesa Branch Campus
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Thanksgiving holiday; no classes

Date: November 22

Time: All Day

Campus: Mesa

Nov
22-24
Thanksgiving Holiday; no classes
Mesa Branch Campus
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Thanksgiving Holiday; no classes

Date: November 22

Time: All Day

Campus: Lisle,Mesa,Springfield

Nov
28
M.B.A. Online Information Session - Mesa
Mesa Branch Campus
6:00 PM
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M.B.A. Online Information Session - Mesa

Date: November 28

Time: 6:00 PM

Campus: Mesa,Region - Arizona

Location: Online - RSVP for Instructions

Contact: Amy Drew    630-829-6375    adrew@ben.edu

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