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Career Development

Meet your full potential with career guidance for current students and proud Waynesburg alumni.


Job preparation - just for Jackets

We’re here to help you with everything from resume composition to interviewing skills. The Career Development Office offers assistance as you work to find your dream job.

Alumni and current students can search for thousands of jobs and internship postings, attend career development events, and get hired through Handshake. 

Click Here to Access Handshake on myConnect (Current Students)

Click here to learn more about Handshake or to join (Alumni & Employers)

Focus 2 Career

Search for jobs and explore your vocation and career readiness after completing five intuitive, reliable assessments.

Career Fair Payment Form

Registration is required before payment is submitted for upcoming career fairs. To find out which career fairs are being offered this semester, email Sarah Bell at


Connect on Handshake

Current Students

Create a profile, apply for jobs and internships, attend events, and get hired!


Create an account, post jobs, connect with the Career office, and recruit Waynesburg University students!

Alumni & Community

Learn more about all that Handshake has to offer and create an account!

Click here to learn more about the on-campus employment/work study program for students

What We Offer

Services Available For Students

Grow your career potential with the help of our services such as:

  • Handshake (Job & Internship Board)
  • Focus2Career Assessments
  • On- and off-campus job and internship fairs
  • Employer networking opportunities
  • Workshops
  • One-on-one career coaching
  • Mock interviewing
  • Resume and cover letter review
  • Assistance with graduate school applications and practice exams
  • Career Closet - free professional clothing for University students.
    Learn more

Career Closet Walk-In Hours (Fall 2023)

No appointment needed during these times! Stop by Buhl Hall, Room 203 to select from a large variety of free professional clothing.

Monday Noon to 3 p.m.
Wednesday 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Friday Noon to 2:30 p.m.

Next Steps

Submit a career development request form to inquire about services, receive resume assistance, apply for federal work study, and more. Employers can use this form to schedule a campus visit and connect with the Career Development team.