Jobs & Internships

As you progress in your undergraduate career and gain experience through your classes, jobs, internships, athletics, clubs, etc. you develop marketable skills, self-confidence, a deeper self-awareness about the type of work that fits you best, and a track record of accomplishment.  Schedule an appointment with a career advisor to learn how navigate the job/internship search process.  

If you are interested in funding opportunities for your low-paid or unpaid summer experience please visit our Grants and Fellowships page. 

If you are interested in receiveing academic credit for your internship please click here

Exclusive Resources for Wesleyan Students

The Gordon Career Center offers a number of exclusive resources to help Wesleyan students successfully manage and navigate the job & internship search and career development process.

Cardinal Internships
Cardinal Internships are select opportunities offered by Wesleyan alumni and parents seeking to hire Wesleyan students to intern for their company or organization. These opportunities give Wesleyan students a competitive edge in the recruiting process. New internships are posted regularly and a full-list of opportunities can be found on Handshake. 

Case Questions Interactive
CQI is an advanced on-line interactive case training tool developed by Marc Cosentino, the author of Case in Point: Complete Case Interview Preparation. CQI provides you with the skill exercises you’ll need to perform well in the interview under pressure. Access CQI by visiting the Resource Library on Handshake. 

Glassdoor (Unlimited Access)
Glassdoor holds a growing database of 6 million company reviews, CEO approval ratings, salary reports, interview reviews and questions, benefits reviews, office photos and more. Unlike other jobs sites, all of this information is entirely shared by those who know a company best — the employees. Search for opportunities, research employers and prepare for interviews with unlimitted access to this online resource. 

Going Global
Going Global provides country-specific career & employment information, including world-wide internship & job postings, H-1B employer listings, corporate profiles as well as 38 Country Career guides and 53 City Career Guides for the US & Canda. Learn insider tips on work permit & visa regulations, interviewing, resume writing and cultural advice for each specific country & city and employment outlook/industry trends. All USA City Career Guides include links to H-1B visa employers for every state. Access Going Global by visiting the Resource Library on Handshake. 

Liberal Arts Career NetWORK Internship Database
The LACN Internship Database is a shared resource of nearly 4,000 current full-time jobs & internships maintained by a consortium of 36 top tier liberal arts schools. Access LACN by by visiting the Resource Library on Handshake. 

Spotlight On Careers
Spotlight on Careers is a career exploration site created by career services professional staff at liberal arts colleges around the United States as part of LACN.

In-depth intelligence on what it's really like to work in an industry, company or profession. Includes over 100 industry & career guides which you can download and access online, on your computer or on your mobile device as well as influential rankings and reviews of companies, schools and internships, a career advice blog and a job & internship search database. Access Vault by visiting the Resource Library on Handshake. 

Create an account to join the Wesleyan Alumni Community online. Access the alumni directory to create new connections and strengthen your network and stay up-to-date on alumni news and events.