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The SMU Café Powered by Ten Thousand Coffees

What if every student and alumni from Saint Mary's University had five to fifteen new connections to learn, share, and grow?

Introducing The SMU Café

The SMU Café online networking program is powered by the Ten Thousand Coffees platform which matches alumni with students and recent grads for a career inspiring conversation over coffee (in person or online!).

Take an hour every 1-3 months to meet someone new from SMU! Create an opportunity to learn, share and answer questions.

Join now by clicking here

Benefits for students and recent alumni

As a student at Saint Mary's University, you have access to alumni and industry partners with valuable life and career advice to share. With 85% of jobs being filled via networking and 2.4 million jobs available over the next four years, the time to build your network is now. The top skills companies are looking for across ALL industries are active listening, speaking, critical thinking and social perceptiveness. Improve these skills by connecting with others, sharing your story and asking thoughtful questions.

You can schedule and set up a coffee chat in-person or online.

Join this network to:

  • Gain a better understanding of what careers are available with your degree
  • Develop your networking and communications skills through real-world practice
  • Build your network of Saint Mary's University alumni based on their industry and interests

Sign up now!