Services for Students

Services for Students

As you think about your future, our office is here to support you every step of the way. Through various resources and personalized guidance, we aim to provide meaningful assistance that helps you connect Hillsdale’s unique education with a fulfilling, purposeful future.

In-Office Services


Job Search

Graduate School Prep

Graduate & Law School Visits


Resume and Cover Letter Critiques

Mock Interviews

Personality Assessments



The Career Services Office offers a wide-range of resources to help you in your internship/job search, preparations for graduate school, and developing professional skills

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On-Campus Employment

On-Campus Employment

Working on campus is a great way to build your resume and become more involved as a student. On Handshake, you can search and apply for jobs directly through the platform.

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Programs and Events

Programs and Events

Career Services provides many events, workshops, and seminars throughout the academic year. Upcoming events can be found on Handshake. We look forward to seeing you at our next program!

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Study Abroad

Study Abroad

Hillsdale offers extensive options for off-campus study. Each program is designed to enrich your learning with experience in a foreign country. While abroad, you remain enrolled with Hillsdale, receiving college credit for your participation, and continuing your study of the liberal arts.

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Work in D.C.

The Washington-Hillsdale Internship Program (WHIP) provides Hillsdale College undergraduates the opportunity to participate in academically intensive, semester-long internships or teaching apprenticeships in Washington, D.C., while continuing your Hillsdale education. WHIP students intern for various organizations, ranging from the White House to the SEC to the Smithsonian.

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Signature Programs

Explore City Trips

Career Services takes groups of students to cities in the U.S. to meet with local employers, network with alumni, and learn more about living life in a particular city. Previous locations have included Nashville, Chicago, Detroit, and Grand Rapids. Visit Handshake to see upcoming trips and cities.

Mentorship Program

Get matched with an alumni mentor through The Hub when you sign up for Career Services’ Student/Alumni Mentorship Program; join the program here.

Pathway to Professionalism

Students discuss and learn about workplace professionalism including phone and email etiquette, professional attire, generational intelligence, and networking. The seminar is held twice per semester and is a prerequisite for WHIP.

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Hillsdale Summer Fellowship

The Hillsdale Summer Fellowship emphasizes the importance of local communities and businesses for fostering positive civic engagement in the United States, helping students gain the tools they need to become leaders in their own communities after graduation. Contact us to learn more about the program.

Classical School Job Fair

Career Services partners with Hillsdale K-12 to host the annual Classical School Job Fair. Students can network, apply, and interview for jobs during the fair. Contact us for upcoming dates.

Kehoe Family Initiative for Entrepreneurial Excellence

KFIEE is an intensive 5-semester fellowship for students who wish to pursue entrepreneurship as their career. Students may apply Fall Semester of their sophomore year. To learn more, or apply, click here.

Connect with Us

(517) 607-2457   [email protected] Schedule an appointment on Handshake

Lower Level, Old Knorr Student Center