The Career & Life Design Center at Trinity College is committed to fostering an inclusive environment that is welcoming to all students. Our Center appreciates the diverse perspectives and experiences that each individual brings to their career exploration and life design. We strive to create an environment conducive to exploring individual identities in relation to career topics. Career & Life Design aspires to offer career programming and coaching that serves the needs of all students, by respecting and valuing the diverse experiences of each member of our Trinity community.

If you require accommodations to access a career event, presentation, or one-on-one appointment, please contact us.

Searching in Handshake

Find internships and jobs specifically recruiting diverse candidates in Handshake using the Diversity Program Label and combining it with additional “filters” such as location, industry, and internships/jobs.

Evaluating an Employer’s Commitment to Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

  • Conscious Job Seeking: Assessing Employers’ Commitment to DEI, National Association of Colleges and Employers – This article shares strategies for evaluating an employer’s commitment to DEI and questions to ask the employer in an interview or when networking with current employees.
  • Additional strategies include assessing word of mouth of current or past employees, availability of employee resource groups, employee resources on the website, diverse employee representation on the website or in marketing materials, and checking for an inclusive benefits package.

External Leadership, Mentorship & Coaching Programs

The programs, below, offer a variety of career guidance, mentorship, leadership events, internship and job placement or referrals for diverse populations of students. Learn more on each organization’s website.

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Career & Life Design Center

Summer Hours: Monday-Thursday 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. EDT, Friday 8:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. EDT. We are continuing to operate remotely; virtual coaching appointments may be scheduled via Handshake.