Where to Find Jobs & Internships
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We've curated a list of websites where you can find jobs, internships, or experiential opportunities both on-campus and off-campus.
- Check out Handshake which is Stanford's job and internship search platform. You'll find thousands of opportunities to help you gain experience. Pro tip: You can find jobs and internships posted by Stanford alumni by using the "alumni postings" label in the filters section.
- CareerEd's Circles of Influence program: If you're in search of an internship or a job, there are several companies that are very keen on hiring Stanford students. These employers are members of CareerEd's Circles of Influence program because they know just how talented, driven, and exceptional Stanford students are. You can find our featured employers below.
On Handshake, you can also find all of our employers!
- Stanford Research Opportunities: Listing of Stanford departments that fund undergraduate research assistants
- Stanford Alumni Association Job & Internship Board: Job database with opportunities posted by Stanford alumni for Stanford students
- Stanford On- and Off-Campus Learning Opportunities (SOLO): Listing of fellowships, internships, and other hands-on experiences, maintained by the Office of International Affairs
- Precourt Energy Internships: A comprehensive list of energy internships.
Stanford Career Education Articles with Job Search Websites
- Strategies for Finding Summer Opportunities: Suggestions and resources for where to find opportunities, applicable any time of year
- How to Find Gig and Remote Work: Links to get you started on finding and applying for remote opportunities
- Gap Year Opportunities: Ideas to consider if you’re thinking about taking a gap year (or quarter)
- 50+ Opportunities: Arts, Media, and Entertainment: A curated list of opportunities and resources in the creative industries
- Health Opportunities: A curated list of job and internship sites for the health industry
- Policy, Government and Think Tanks: A comprehensive list of career information and job sites in policy, government (state, capital and federal), the legal field and think tanks.
- Consulting, Tech, and Finance Opportunities: A curated list of opportunities in consulting, tech, and finance for frosh and sophomores
- Check out our XPhub site to learn about experiential opportunities that will help you learn new skills and gain valuable experience.
- Angel List: Startup information and opportunities
- Built In: Tech and start-up opportunities
- CollegeGrad: Find entry level jobs
- Engineering Jobs: Find a wide-range of engineering opportunities
- Glassdoor: Jobs database that includes company reviews and salary information
- GoingGlobal: Job and internship database for international positions
- Idealist: Database for jobs, internships, and organizations in the nonprofit and public service sectors
- LinkedIn: Networking platform that includes jobs database
- Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REUs): Research opportunities at universities and research institutes throughout the country that are funded by the National Science Foundation
- Internships.com and WayUp.com are two national internship search databases