RIT Career Connect

RIT's preferred career platform RIT Career Connect, powered by Symplicity, allows employers the opportunity to post jobs, manage candidates, and schedule on-campus and virtual interviews in a few easy steps.


  • Post jobs (co-op/internships and full-time) directly to our career platform that engages with more than 19,000 undergraduate and graduate students and alumni
  • Review applicants and download resume books of students in programs of interest
  • Request on-campus or virtual interviews schedules
  • Request recruiting events, such as information sessions, networking one-on-one sessions, or recruitment tabling, in strategic areas on campus
  • Register for upcoming career fairs
  • Connect with students year-round

Log in to RIT Career Connect to get started today!

RIT Career Connect

Create an Account

An account may have already been created for you. To check if an account exists, select "Forgot Password" and enter a username (email address) to receive a reset password link.

If your employer does not have an account set up, select "Sign Up" to create a company profile. 

Update Your Profile

Update your personal information by accessing your profile in the upper right-hand corner. The employer profile on the left-hand side will update the overall company profile. If changes are made here, it will impact the employer profile for all associated contacts.

Getting Started

The RIT Career Connect platform is a quick and easy way to manage your recruitment activities. After logging in, employers will find a navigation bar on the left-hand side of the welcome dashboard that includes the following: 

  • Employer Profile: The employer profile is viewable to students and provides them with information about the company. It is important to update the employer profile so it reflects the current state of the company.
  • Jobs: Post new jobs and review current and archived postings and applicants.
  • OCR: Manage OCR (on-campus and virtual recruitment) activities, including requesting schedules, reviewing applicants, and managing interview schedules.
  • Events: Register for upcoming career fairs, request information sessions and resume books.
  • My Account: Update the account password, email preferences, and contact information as needed.

There are also some “quick action” links along the right-hand side menu to direct employers to specific areas of the system.

Quick Guide to RIT’s Recruitment Options – Including Fees and How to Submit a Request

RIT Employer Recruitment Guide

Post Jobs

To post a new position, select "Jobs" on the left navigation then choose "Job Postings." Within the new job menu page, employers can begin the process by selecting "Post a Job." Employers are able to copy a previously posted position or complete the form to add a new posting. Once a job posting is submitted, it will be reviewed by our office for approval. Job posting statuses can be viewed by returning to the "Job Postings" menu.

Quick Guide to Posting Jobs in Career Connect

Review Applicants

Job applicants can be reviewed through the "Job Postings" menu. Select the "Applicant" number to review and take action. This can also be done through the "Student Resumes" tab, which can be found on the "Jobs" menu. Employers can select the student's name to email them, review documents, or complete batch options on multiple students.

Quick Guide to Inviting Applicants to Interview through Career Connect

Request Interview Schedules

Access interview schedules through the OCR (on-campus and virtual recruitment) tab on the left-hand navigation or the quick access links on the right-hand side. Request interview schedules, review positions and applicants, as well as access interviews through the OCR tab. 

Quick Guide to Requesting Interview Schedules in Career Connect

Request and Register for Events

Request Information Sessions

Under the "Events" tab on the left-hand navigation, employers can request to hold an on-campus or virtual information session, networking one-on-one session, or recruitment tabling with RIT students. Select "Request Information Session" and fill in the proper event field for our office to review and approve. 

Register for Career Fairs

Access career fairs you have been invited to directly from the email invitation or refer to the left-hand navigation bar to search for upcoming career fairs.

Select the RIT career fair your company is interested in attending and you will be directed to the career fair’s information page. Review all the information regarding the career fair, the main point of contact for questions, and find the registration button in the top right corner.

You will be directed to a registration form that includes the number of representatives, booths, and payment plans. Our career services coordinators will work with you through the registration process to ensure your company is a good fit for the selected career fair.