One of LinkedIn’s newest tools allow you to search for and connect with alumni from your school. The tool allows you to search LinkedIn based on the school that you attend or graduated from, graduation year range, current employer, industry, location and other categories. You can access this by going to linkedin.com/alumni.
It’s very user friendly and insightful! This is a great way to find connections working in your field. Consider using this tool to find contacts for informational interviews or to learn more about your target companies.