An internship is one type of experiential learning. It allows you to have hands-on experience in an area you are looking to explore. Internships are just one step on the path to your dream career. Get started on that pathway by meeting with one of our Internship Team Members or by exploring the resources here.

Internship Team appointments cover the whole spectrum of internship searching from getting started, to resume reviews, to searching, to interview prep. Schedule an appointment here.

The Internship Prep Program is a program specifically designed to assist undergraduate students with navigating the entire process for securing experiential learning opportunities. Find out more information about internships for credit here.

Pittsburgh Passport – Free summer events for all students in Pittsburgh!

The Pittsburgh Passport program is your opportunity to discover why the Pittsburgh region is an ideal place to live, work and play.  Join us for kayaking on the rivers, outdoor yoga, sports tailgates, museum tours, CEO chats, Tech talks, professional …

By Alyson Kavalukas
Alyson Kavalukas Interim Assistant Director
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22 Types of Non Profit Jobs and Careers


What types of paid nonprofit jobs or careers are there? In this video I share 22 paid jobs you could get working for a nonprofit organization. #Nonprofit #Nonprofits If you are thinking of working for a nonprofit or social …

By Amber Melanie Smith
Amber Melanie Smith
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Student Spotlight: “Do Everything in Your Power”

When Ryan Costenbader first toured Pitt’s campus, he was intrigued by the Career Center’s internship guarantee program. Wanting to secure his guaranteed internship as soon as possible, the information science major attended his first career fair as a freshman, but …

By Dionna Dash
Dionna Dash Nordenberg Scholar
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Student Spotlight: “Go Where You’re the Right Fit”

Upon graduating in fall of 2021, Matt Biederman had it all. The mechanical engineering major had done a slew of internships and had secured multiple full-time job offers. The only issue – he couldn’t decide which offer to accept. To solve …

By Dionna Dash
Dionna Dash Nordenberg Scholar
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Student Spotlight: “Exploration, But to the Extreme” 

For Stephanie Manasterski, Earth is just a starting point. Manasterski, a senior studying mechanical engineering and physics, is aiming for the stars – literally.

As a sophomore, Manasterski already knew that working as an aerospace engineer for SpaceX was her dream …

By Dionna Dash
Dionna Dash Nordenberg Scholar
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Career Center In-Person Services

  • Address: 200 William Pitt Union
  • Phone Number: 412-383-4473
  • Hours: Front Desk open Monday-Friday, 8:30 am- 5:00 pm
  • Consultant Drop-In Hours: Monday-Friday, 11:00 am- 3:00 pm
  • Internship Team Drop-In Hours: Monday-Thursday, 12:00 pm- 2:00 pm

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