Graduate Student Programs and Events

In addition to the many programs that NYU graduate students can access at the Wasserman Center, they also benefit from a variety of special programs created with their specific needs in mind.

Special Events

  • Grad Career Trivia Game
  • International Student Mixer
  • Grad Student Boot Camp
  • Financial Education
  • LinkedIn Tutorial & Headshot Photo Booth
  • Applying to Doctoral Programs
  • Fulbright Information Session

Workshops

  • Grad Level Resumes and Cover Letters
  • Grad Level Interviewing and Networking
  • Grad Level Job Search Planning
  • Grad Level Salary Negotiation

Graduate Career Series

Career Conversations

Learn from panels of industry professionals as they share insight into various types of career trajectories, including advice for people looking to launch their careers. Following the panels, there is dedicated time for students to network with the professionals. Topics that have been covered in the past include:

  • Consulting Careers
  • Data Careers
  • Government Careers
  • Non-Profit and Social Impact Careers
  • Health Careers
  • Entrepreneurship Careers

Doctoral and Postdoctoral Career Programs

Learn about job search strategies for doctoral students and postdocs looking to pursue an academic or industry career. These programs are done in partnership with the GSAS Office of Academic and Student Affairs.

  • CVs and Academic Cover Letters
  • Teaching Portfolios and Research Statements
  • Academic Interview Workshop
  • Industry Job Search and Panel

Graduate Professional Series

Hear alumni, employers, and industry experts share their stories about topics connected to success at NYU and beyond. These live webinars include Q&A with the speakers. Recordings are added to Handshake following the event. Topics that have been covered in the past include:

  • How to Take Your Career from Stuck to Unstoppable
  • Navigating the Job Search in a New Place
  • Strategies for Entrepreneurship
Learn about upcoming events by visiting Handshake > Events > Events Search and typing "Hosted by Grad" for upcoming dates.