Career Services for Students

Resources to help student find co-ops, internships and careers, as well as career development support.
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Welcome Students

Career Services provides resources and services to undergraduate, graduate, and online students. We are committed to assisting in the career and professional development of all of our students. 

Cooperative Education & Internship Program

UW-Stout's Cooperative Education & Internship program gives you the opportunity to gain meaningful work experience before you graduate! This experience is designed to springboard your professional career. Learn more.

Career Conference

Join us in-person for events during Career Conference Week each fall and spring. Learn more.

Workforce Recruitment Program (WRP)

The Workforce Recruitment Program (WRP) is a recruitment and referral program that connects federal and private-sector employers nationwide with highly motivated college students and recent graduates with disabilities who are eager to demonstrate their abilities in the workplace through summer or permanent jobs. Learn more.

Job Shadow Program

The Job Shadow Program pairs UW-Stout students with UW-Stout Employers to get an insider’s view and experience a day in the life of a professional working in a career field of interest. Learn more.

Career & Professional Development Events

Connecting students and employers through recruitment and networking opportunities is a focus of our office.

  • Fall & Spring Career Conferences
  • Blue Devil Prep for Success
  • Art & Design Week
  • Human Sciences Day
  • Internship Draft Day
  • Wisconsin Education Recruitment Fair (WERF)
  • and more!

View a list of Current Events

Co-op, Internship & Job Searching

Utilizing a high tech and high touch approach Career Services provides the following resources:

  • Job Vacancy Lists through Handshake

    • Professional Positions
    • Co-op and internship positions
    • On-Campus and Graduate Assistantships
    • Local Opportunities
  • Resume and Cover Letter Reviews

  • Interviewing Preparation

    • Web-based practice interviews through Big Interview
    • Mock Interviews with Career Coaches
    • On-Campus Interviewing

Career Outcomes

Six months after graduation, 99% of UW-Stout graduates were employed; continuing or planning to continue their education; serving in the military, or in a service program.  Learn more.

Student Advisory Committee

The Student Advisory Committee provides a leadership position for students where they can provide prospective, input and advice for the Career Services office on student needs. Students have a voice in the creation of career-related programs and materials. Learn more.