Internships

Students: Looking for an internship?

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Students – On the log-in screen, click “Log-in with Texas Woman’s University account” and use your portal username and password.
For help with the system, please visit Handshake’s support for students.

To schedule an Internship Advising Appointment:

  • Log in to Handshake
  • On the top right corner, you see Career Center
  • Click it, then choose Appointments
  • Select Schedule a New Appointment
  • At the bottom of the list, select Internship Search
  • Choose Internship Search again
  • Then look for available appointment times and days and schedule it

Students: Already have an internship?

Employers: Post an internship

Employers – On the log-in screen, click “Log-in with Handshake account” and log-in using your email and Handshake password. For help getting started, visit Handshake’s support for employers.

The TWU Pioneer Center for Student Excellence makes no representation concerning persons seeking employment from, or the jobs posted on, the Pioneer Center website/bulletin boards. The Pioneer Center for Student Excellence reserves the right to decline to post any internship and/or employment opportunity.

Questions about internships?

Feel free to contact us if you have any questions.

Kurt Krause
940.898.4105 (direct)
kkrause5@twu.edu

Juan Armijo
940.898.3310 (direct)
jarmijo@twu.edu 

Internships and Experiential Learning
Pioneer Center for Student Excellence
2nd Floor, Blagg-Huey Library

Internship Websites

Questions about preparing for your career?

TWU’s Career Connections Center is ready to help you! Connect with their office early and often!

Programs and services are available to you throughout the year to assist with your career decision-making and job search needs. Take advantage of the following:

  • Career Consultants — meet in-person for help with general career advising, choice or change of major, career exploration, resumes, interviews, and job search assistance
  • Part-time/Full-time/On-Campus Job postings (through TWU Connect)
  • Resume and interview help — in person and online via Optimal Resume
  • Networking and job search assistance
  • Career assessments
  • Career Fairs
  • Employer Connection Events

Great articles worth reading:

Khan Academy: College, Careers and more!

5 Common Career Mistakes-And What You Can Learn From Them (Fortune/Monster)

Internships Vital for Students/Employers (Denton Record-Chronicle)

Using the STAR Technique to shine at job interviews (The Guardian)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Page last updated 5:03 PM, June 28, 2018