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nittany lion career network logoNittany Lion Career Network
(also known as NLCN or the Career Network)

Provided to Penn State Students and Alumni at no fee (unless utilizing the On-Campus Interviews option). Penn State’s online job board lists internship and employment opportunities, including part-time, full-time and seasonal positions.

Instructions for using the Career Network

Student Login to Nittany Lion Career Network  (be sure to update your profile)

Alumni Login to Nittany Lion Career Network 

Students and alumni are encouraged to make an appointment with Career Services staff for a resume review and for assistance using this system. Visit 2nd floor Commons or call 610-892-1390 to schedule an appointment.

Graduating seniors and recent graduates can opt to participate in On-Campus Interviews (OCI) at University Park or Harrisburg campus. There is a $15 annual fee for students and a $45 fee for alumni to participate (good August through August). To preview before paying, choose Login as a guest below. 

Please review details about On-Campus Interviews before requesting an interview.  

Log in as a guest to see which employers are recruiting via On-Campus Interviews (OCI).

Use Nittany Lion Career Network to:

  • Search and apply for jobs/internships and receive email alerts.
  • Post your resume for employers to access and review.
  • Access LionLink to connect with Alumni career coaches.
  • Access a Salary Calculator so you know what to expect / request.
  • Discover job leads (entry-level positions not yet open) and apply to be notified when open.
  • Request an On-Campus Interview at University Park or Harrisburg campus.
  • Find out about Career Fairs at University Park.
  • Utilize eCredentials (for Education majors) to centrally store and distribute required application documents.
  • Coming soon, the ability to sign up for job shadowing opportunities (observe a professional on the job).


Job Posting/Company Verification Disclaimer


Read the full disclaimer which describes the shared responsibility among Penn State Career Services (including University Park and Commonwealth Campus career offices) and internship/job seekers in researching and identifying potential concerns about the legitimacy of employers and their respective postings.