Schedule a Career Road Trip!

Duquesne University Career Road Trips are designed to provide small groups of 10-20 students with the chance to visit and learn about your workplace. This opportunity allows our students to not only engage with your company or organization, but to plant the seeds for a potential professional relationship.

A Career Road Trip may take place from 10 a.m. to 12 noon or 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. and may include:

  • A general information session about your company or organization
  • Discussion panels led by upper management to entry-level positions, including discussions by Duquesne alumni (if possible) or short individual presentations
  • A tour of your work environment or one-on-one interactions
  • Workshops and skill-building activities
  • Job and internship advice for students
Sample Agenda
  • Welcome and Introduction; Company history and overview
  • Panel Presentations: Department specific experiences
  • Activity: Resume review, mock interview or professional development
  • Closing remarks, goals for the future, conclusion
Participating companies and organizations

You will be asked to indicate:

  • What time period you prefer: morning or afternoon
  • Your preference for major and student status (freshman, sophomore, junior or senior)
  • The number of students you can comfortably accommodate
  • Dress code requirements
  • If your company will provide a snack or lunch for students
  • Prior to the confirmed road trip, that an agenda be agreed upon and shared
  • A contact person and an appropriate cell phone number