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Career Center

Lightsey Center, Room 216

Spring 2016

Effective January 1, 2016 the Career Center will no longer list jobs related to in-home employment. Please review our Polices and Guidelines for posting

Take Advantage of Our Services

  • Drop-In Hours: Quick 15 minute meeting with a Career Center staff member:  Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 1-4 pm; appointments may be scheduled by calling us at 843-953-5692.
  • Employer In Residence: Meet 1:1 with employers. Most Wednesdays 1-4.
  • Employers on Campus and Career Events: See calendar below. 
  • Resume and Cover Letter Information and Critiques: (by appointment or during our drop in hours, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 1 - 4 pm)
  • Career Counseling and Career Decision Making Resources and Assistance
  • For Additional Resources and Quick Links: Explore the menu to your left or scroll to the bottom of the page

CougarJobLink  Students: Log into MyCharleston, click on the Student Services tab.
  Employers: List your full-time, part-time (on and off campus) jobs, and internships
  Alumni:  Log in/request an account, complete your Profile and start using CougarJobLink.

View more Career Spots Videos here!  

Summer Job Fair

Wednesday, February 10th
Stern Student Center Ballroom (4th Floor), 12-3pm

Sample list of participating employers 

Spring 2016 Career Fair

Wednesday, March 23rd 12-3pm
TD Arena 

Student Employment Updates and Information

Tidbits for Student Employment:

  • Federal Work Study (FWS) dates for 2015-2016:  August 25th - May 5th 2016*
  • Last day of student employment for Spring 2016 graduating seniors:  Thursday, May 5, 2016*

* These dates are subject to change

Information for Students:  You’ve been awarded Federal Work Study , what do you do now?

  1. Make sure you know exactly what Federal Work Study is and how you use it. Click here for more information about Federal Work Study.
  2. Log into MyCharleston and accept your award.
  3. Sign in to your MyCharleston, log onto CougarJobLink and start looking and applying for jobs!