Learn to Network

Networking is an essential tool in your career exploration and job search process. Networking is a process of building and maintaining relationships with people in a job, organization or career field that interests you. Through conversations with networking contacts you can learn about their day-to-day responsibilities, the skills and knowledge required to succeed in the role and current trends in the industry.

The Holy Cross alumni network is powerful and expansive. It is important and wise to connect with alumni to learn more about an industry, to understand job functions, the skills necessary for success, and to identify internships and entry level positions.


HC Network - Holy Cross' networking platform for students to connect with over 4,000 active alumni volunteers to learn about a particular industry, profession and/or employer. 

LinkedIn - is a widely used professional networking site that helps you connect with people who are in a role, organization or industry that interests you. Over 150 million professionals use LinkedIn, including over 67,000 Holy Cross Alumni.

How To Guides

CCD On Demand

How to Videos - Quick 1-3 min videos on various topics

  • Getting Started with the HC Network
  • Connecting with Alumni on LinkedIn
  • How to Conduct an Informational Interview