Job Searching Process

Securing an internship, part-time employment, or full-time employment can be very challenging and time-consuming. The following timeline is provided to help you be aware of the various steps in order to be successful.

  • Begin early so that you are ready to apply when opportunities open up.
  • Don’t make the mistake of waiting until the summer months to begin the job searching process.
  • Try to secure the opportunity during the academic year, whether you are pursuing summer employment, internship opportunities, or full-time employment.
  • Decline other offers only after your most desired opportunity is secured.


Time to prepare your:

  • Resume
  • ePortfolio
  • LinkedIn account
  • List of references
  • Cover letter draft

General Time Table for Securing Internships and Employment