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As an alumni of Southampton Solent University, there are plenty of opportunities for you to get involved here on campus. Alumni can help to inspire current and prospective students by taking part in mentoring schemes, sharing their industry experience, guest speaking or arranging work experience placements.

Mentoring

The employability and enterprise service provides an employer-to-student mentoring programme for current students of Southampton Solent University. This scheme matches students with interested employers, improving the student's job prospects and giving businesses access to student talent.

If you would like to become a mentor or want to find out more information about the scheme, please contact mentoring@solent.ac.uk or visit our employability and enterprise page.

Share your story

We are always keen to hear how your career has progressed. Fill out our alumni case study form and we will forward your story and details on to relevant University colleagues. If you've got a great story that could inspire Solent students, we'd love to share it on the site.

Guest speaking and testimonials

If you would like to share your expert knowledge with students or recollect your time as a student for those who are considering university, Southampton Solent University would love to hear from you.

For more information, please contact the employability and enterprise service at careers@solent.ac.uk or phone 023 8201 3883.

Work with our students

Hosting a work placement student has many benefits, bringing additional resources to your team and helping you to identify candidates for future full-time roles. The employability and enterprise service can advertise placements, part-time vacancies and graduate positions to students, free of charge.

Employers are also encouraged to advertise opportunities to Solent students and graduates via the University’s recruitment site, Solent Graduate Jobs. You may also be able to promote your organisation on campus, target students on specific courses and attend our career events.

For more information, please email the team at careers@solent.ac.uk.

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