Merrimack offers a wide variety of opportunities to bring together industry and academia. When you partner with us, you will have access to unique, customized and comprehensive engagement opportunities that ensure your involvement with Merrimack College is value-added and visible, both on campus and in the marketplace. Join the growing number of Fortune 500 companies that utilize Merrimack’s resources to achieve your company’s strategic needs and objectives.

We are your connections to talented students who will meet your hiring and project needs – whether you represent a Fortune 500 company, a non-profit organization, or a small business. We work closely with you to create relevant opportunities for your organization to interact with qualified candidates.

Hire our Students

You can use Handshake to post a variety of positions including Internships, Co-Ops, field experiences, part-time and full-time jobs. Paid and unpaid positions are eligible to be posted on Handshake. If you would like to discuss building a new or expanded internship or co-op program, please connect with our Employer Relations & Engagement team to learn more. If you have questions about what you should title your open positions, pay rates for your interns/co-ops, or something more, please reach out to employers@merrimack.edu.

Engage with Our Talent

We are excited to be offering engagement opportunities for the 22-23 Academic Year.
  1. Attend the Career Fair.
  2. Participate in a Networking or Recruiting Event.
  3. Support the Professional Development Retreat.
  4. Or arrange another opportunity by emailing us at employers@merrimack.edu.

Using Handshake

Handshake is how we allow companies to post job/internship/volunteer experiences, track applicants, register for career fairs, schedule on-campus interviews, and much more. We recommend bookmarking the Handshake homepage for easy access in the future. We strive to approve organizations and open positions in a timely manner, usually within 1-3 business days, when the college is open. Employers can create a user profile to connect to an existing or new employer account. Access Handshake Here.

Interview Our Students

Our team is prepared to assist you with your interviews. We can help facilitate virtual or on-campus interviews using Handshake. The steps are easy: 1. Have a Handshake account. 2. Create an Interview Schedule. 3. A member of our team will confirm the details with you and how we can strategically engage with you to make your interview successful.

Information table

We offer information tables in our Sakowich Campus Center Monday-Thursday while the College is open. Space is limited and we book these opportunities at least one week in advance via email (employers@merrimack.edu).

Frequently Asked Questions

Now that you’ve had a chance to look around our website and offerings, we hope that you are considering how best to interact with Merrimack. Below you will find the best contact information depending on the type of request you are looking to make. If in doubt, call our team at (978) 837-5706 or email employers@merrimack.edu to be directed to the appropriate staff member. View full list of FAQs.