Seek out career information well before graduation:

  • Take advantage of Career Services offerings including but not limited to advising, events, and CREATE.
  • Utilize your time here to cultivate relationships within the GSD community: alumni, fellow students, faculty, visiting speakers, networking events, and GSD Alumni Council events.
  • Seek out ways to supplement your academic studies with experience: involvement with student clubs (across Harvard), and invitations to select events through Harvard Business School and beyond.
  • Join our vast network of current students and alumni via mentorship, GSD LinkedIn Group, or other avenues available to the Harvard Community.

Organizations both big and small worldwide are interested in GSD students and alumni. Real estate training brings a wealth of knowledge and transferable skills outside of traditional practice to many industries including but not limited to consulting, government, non-profits, and beyond.

Below is a snapshot of employers who hire GSD graduates and interns:

  • Apex Airspace
  • April Housing
  • Bain & Company
  • Boston Planning and Development Agency (BPDA)
  • Broadshore Capital Partners
  • Buro Happold
  • City of Boston – Department of Neighborhood Development
  • Culdesac
  • Google
  • MetLife
  • New York City Department of Housing Preservation & Development (HPD)
  • Rockefeller Group
  • Skanska
  • WSP