The freedom to customize your education can be yours. See how four alumni used Drew’s distinctive building blocks for success to go the distance.

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Gabi Bisconti '16 English and Theatre

One Internship? Try Five and a Job Offer!

“Professor Lisa Brenner helped me figure out what I wanted to do after college by getting me an internship with a great non-profit in New York City called New York Women in Film and Television. It was an opportunity to network and learn from industry mentors that I never would have had if not for a Drew professor.”

Joeseph R. Patenaude Theatre Internship Program

Patenaude internships are awarded to students who are interested in a career in theater and have chosen to participate in unpaid internships with professional theaters. Through the internship program students receive both stipends, and travel and housing subsidies.

Internship With New York Women in Film and Television

Because of our unique location, we can offer students unmatched opportunities for career discovery and development through internships for academic credit. Through this practical experience, students enrich the skills and theories learned in the classroom and see how they are applied in the workplace.

Internship With Night Castle Management, Inc.

Internship With Greater Media NJ

Internship With ARTS by the People

Mentored by Professor Lisa Brenner

Being taken under the wing of a brilliant Drew professor is like being mentored by Yoda. Intellectual curiosity + faculty mentorship + learning by doing = catching fire and taking off.

Drew London Program

To offer the widest possible array of choices for global education, Drew maintains affiliations with Global Partners – educational programs providers selected by Drew based on their high academic and administrative quality – to provide opportunities for study around the world.

Drew University Dramatic Society

Civic Scholar

Students who are awarded the Civic Engagement Scholarship receive an annual award of $2,500 on top of any other incoming merit awards.

Presidential Merit Scholar

Students who are awarded a Presidential Scholarship receive an annual scholarship of $20,000.

Job in Artist Management at Night Castle Management

At graduation, no less.

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Kishan Patel '15 Political Science and Economics

Oxford Anyone?

"My professors challenged me to keep pushing, to take it one step further. That’s what made the difference."

Baldwin Honors Scholar

If you have demonstrated academic excellence and talent, purposeful engagement and leadership in your school or community, you are eligible to be considered for the Baldwin Scholars Program and a $25,000 scholarship.

Mentored by Professors Lokaneeta, Morsink and Mundo

Getting into college can seem like an end goal, but the real goal is thriving once you get there. With a student-faculty ratio of 10:1, Drew’s remarkable culture of mentorship begins in the first year and often lasts long after students graduate.

Participated in Drew's United Nations NYC Semester

Spend two days a week in New York at the United Nations. For additional credits, you may also opt to participate in an internship that would add an additional day(s) to your schedule. You will have the opportunity to hear from members of the U.N. Secretariat, the delegations, special agencies, or nongovernmental organizations represented at the United Nations. Group discussion typically follows.

Interned at New Jersey House of Representatives

Interned at Morris County Courthouse

Interned With Grassroots Campaigns

Phi Beta Kappa

As America's most prestigious honor society, Phi Beta Kappa has celebrated excellence in the liberal arts and sciences and championed free thought since 1776.

Attending Grad School at Oxford University

Dominus illuminatio mea, indeed.

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Mariel Hooper '14 English and Political Science

Harvard Law: This Is How We Drew It.

“Drew’s classes are small and professors encourage participation, so you become comfortable thinking through complex issues on your feet. I volunteered twice in my first class at Harvard Law! I don’t think I could have done that if not for my professors and classes at Drew.”

Baldwin Honors Scholar

Baldwin Honors Scholars are Drew’s highest-achieving students, chosen for their strong academic record and exceptional leadership to pursue opportunities for independent learning, engagement and research beyond the regular undergraduate curriculum.

London Semester

In London, politics as usual has disappeared. You witness the changes from a seat in Parliament when the prime minister is challenged by the opposition.

United Nations NYC Semester

Have unparalleled access to the
ground floor of geopolitics in New York at the United Nations. Meet with members of the U.N. Secretariat as well as the delegations, special agencies and non-governmental organizations.

Internship With American Civil Liberties Union

Internship With Congress Member

Drew also hosts a Semester in Washington Politics through George Washington University. Get an up-close view of Washington, D.C. and learn how political decisions are made, power is wielded and government is run.

Internship With Family Promise

Phi Beta Kappa

Phi Beta Kappa Society celebrates and advocates excellence in the liberal arts and sciences. Its chapters invite for induction the most outstanding arts and sciences students at 283 leading U.S. colleges and universities.

Harvard Law School

'Nuff said.

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RJ Voorman '14 Economics

Get Down to Business. Advance to Wall Street.

“Drew professors do a great job teaching you how to learn in lots of different ways—the techniques, study skills, how to think about problems and break them down. That’s how Drew helped me succeed in my first job.”

Wall Street Program

Spend your summer at behind-the-scenes visits to securities firms, the New York Stock Exchange and the Securities and Exchange Commission and you will be able to answer that question...

CFO of Student-Run Investment Group

If you can't find a club or activity that interests you at Drew—there are more than 70 on campus—you can start your own.

Internship With Bank of America

A short train ride to New York City, Drew is located in the midst of one of the largest concentrations of corporate and financial headquarters in the country.

Internship With Merrill Lynch

Internship with BNY Mellon

Men’s Soccer

At Drew, you can exercise the mind and the body. Drew is host to 20 varsity sports.

Two Job Offers Before Graduation

Just sayin'.

Job in Wealth Management With Merrill Lynch

Earn up with Drew.