Informational Interviews

Networking requires patience as it will not always result in immediate results, however 80% of all positions are found this way. It also requires that you be assertive when talking to potential employers or networking contacts.

 What is Networking & Informational Interviewing?

Find a Career Mentor at or access the alumi database to make connections with people in your field.


The E-Mentoring Network for Women in Engineering and Science. MentorNet is a nonprofit initiative sponsored through partnerships, grants and donations. Our mission is:

  • To further women's progress in scientific and technical fields through the use of a dynamic, technology-supported mentoring program.
  • To advance women and society, and enhance engineering and related sciences, by promoting a diversified, expanded and talented workforce.