Employer Connections

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Thank you for your interest in hiring University of New Mexico students and alumni. Employers are encouraged to register for Handshake to link you with a vast variety of potential applicants, post your positions and register for our up-coming events. This system is available to UNM students, faculty, staff, alumni and you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Thank you for taking advantage of Handshake as part of your outreach strategy, allowing you to reach students and alumni quickly!

Visibility of your company and its opportunities has a significant impact on recruiting success.

There are several ways to help students become aware of your company on campus:

  • Attend a career fair or one of our networking events on campus.
  • Participate in On-campus Recruiting. Please contact Victoria Kirikos at 505-277-2531 for more information.
  • Meet with student organizations, deans, department chairs, key faculty on campus, or Career Services staff members
  • Participate in the Employer of the Month Program or any of our sponsorship opportunities.
  • Host a reception/information session, table at various locations on campus and much more…

For increased visibility and connectivity – please contact our Alumni Relations/Alumni Association Office and UNM Foundation for more opportunities to get your organization known at UNM!

Thank you again for your interest in reaching out to our UNM students and alumni. Best wishes in filling your positions!


Autumn Collins

Director, Career Services

Upcoming Career Fair Dates

2024 - 2029


Contact our Employer Relations Team

Keith Hitz

Employer Outreach Manager
Phone: (505) 277-2531
Email: khitz@unm.edu

Victoria Kirikos

Employer Relation Specialist
Phone: (505) 277-2531
Email: vkirikos@unm.edu