Hiatt Career Center

Parents and Families

The Hiatt Career Center at Brandeis University helps undergraduate Brandeis students and alumni identify who they are, what they want and how to get there. As parents and family members, you are vital partners in this process.

Whether your student is a first-year, sophomore, junior, or senior, it's never too early, or too late, to engage with Hiatt. Browse our website to learn more about our services and resources to help students and alumni learn about themselves, explore careers, prepare for the workforce, find employment and apply to graduate or professional school.

Volunteer Opportunities

As an extension of the alumni network, Brandeis parents and families are valuable resources for current students and graduates pursuing similar professional goals. To foster these connections, the Hiatt Career Center offers numerous volunteer opportunities for alumni and parents to help students with careers. Learn more.

Hiring Brandeis Talent

You know the talent of Brandeis students better than anyone. Share open jobs/internships at your organization and we will post them in our recruiting database for students and alumni. Please email hiattcenter@brandeis.edu with information and the job posting. 

Beyond Brandeis

On average, 97% of Brandeis graduates are employed, attending graduate school or engaged in other meaningful activities within six months of graduation. Learn more about the destinations of the most recent class as well as previous graduates beginning in 2008 with Beyond Brandeis.

The Hiatt Ecosystem and Recruiting 

Hiatt works to integrate stakeholders both on and off-campus into our career ecosystem. We create partnerships to advance the mission of supporting Brandeis students and alumni to build life-long skills during college and beyond. Learn about the Hiatt Ecosystem and campus partners and events in Business, Consulting, and Finance, Biotech, Health and Science, Technology and Innovation, and Humanities. Learn more about Employers Recruiting at Brandeis

Meet the Career Team

If you're looking to refer your student to Hiatt for career help, learn more about out staff and how we work with students.  


Hiatt Career Center: How We Work 
Hiatt helps students discover who they are, what they want, and how to get there. Learn more about the transition to college and how your student can begin exploring and preparing for career paths of interest.
 Discover how we engage students, our recruiting ecosystem, and the many resources available to students!

View the slides: Family Weekend 2023 


Parent + Family Videos

Hiatt offers informational webinars to help guide Brandeis parents and families through the student career development process. If you cannot attend a live webinar, all webinars are recorded and archived below. Review previous recordings on the Hiatt Youtube channel.

Talking Career with your First Year

The transition to college and how first years can begin exploring and preparing for career paths of interest. We cover the career center’s award-winning career development approach and key resources students can use to explore their values, skills and interests, consider the connection between major and career and start to build experience.

Job and Internship Search at Brandeis

Hiatt resources to help students prioritize, find, apply and land jobs and internships. We detail how the career center is meeting student needs, the industry recruiting timeline and key resources that students can use to identify opportunities and connect with employers in their field(s) of interest.

“Take advantage of all the resources that the Hiatt Career Center offers early on as it will allow you to become more confident in your career search.”

Kanya '19