Get a Job

Explore the links below to search for jobs (full-time and part-time), internship postings, and program registration.

Hawks Hunt

Hawks Hunt is your first stop to find opportunities targeted specifically to RWU Students and Alumni. All interviews need to be conducted at the Center for Career & Professional Development or the place of business.

Hawks Hunt

*Disclaimer: The Roger Williams University Center for Career & Professional Development offers Hawks Hunt in order to provide easier access to position postings. The presence of these links does not indicate an endorsement or recommendation from RWU Center for Career & Professional Development.

 The Center for Career & Professional Development is not responsible for safety, security, wages, working conditions, or any other aspect of off-campus employment. All issues related to hiring, scheduling, and compensation are handled directly between the applicant and the employer. The Center for Career & Professional Development does not perform background checks on students, companies, and/or contacts. Users assume the risk and responsibility to further screen employers. Therefore, job seekers are responsible for researching and investigating job leads for themselves. Any cases of misrepresentation, discrimination or harassment must be immediately reported to the Roger Williams University Center for Career & Professional Development. By uploading your resume and any other document, you are consenting to the release of otherwise private information for review by potential employers who have registered with the Center for Career & Professional Development.

 Causes for concern:

  • The company asks you to cash checks, wire money, or provide your social security number.
  • Something seems odd in the job posting or in your communication with the company.

 Listen to your instincts if something doesn’t seem quite right. Always research the company before submitting your resume or personal information.

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Search, select and store job listings from all job boards and all company job postings.

  • Get up-to-date contact information, including e-mail addresses, for millions of companies.
  •  Access in-depth information about contacts and companies posting jobs.
  • Record, save and store your correspondence history records automatically.
  • Create personal marketing campaigns, including unlimited resumes and cover letters easily, and save them to access, print or e-mail.
  • Manage your confidential CareerShift account securely from any computer 24/7, to update & maintain your organized and recorded job search.

This web service is for authorized users at Roger Williams University using their email address. For more information contact us at, 401-254-3224. 

Career Shift


Career Guide


Federal work-study is managed at RWU by the Financial Aid Office.


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Check out a video tutorial on LinkedIn Networking.


RWU Human Resources

RWU Human Resources is the office on campus with information on openings at RWU.


Glassdoor a free tool that "provides an inside look at jobs & companies."

The Job Outlook for the Class of 2017

Read some great information from the National Association of College and Employers about the most desired majors, jobs, and salaries for the May graduating class.

On-Campus Recruiting

Looking for an internship or a full-time professional position starting after graduation? Then take advantage of the interviewing opportunities offered through the Recruiting Programs. 

On-campus recruiting is open to all current degree students and the class of 2016. Simply log in to HAWKS HUNT and upload your resume.  

On-Campus Interviews

On-campus interviews are scheduled from mid-October through the first week of May. During this time, many organizations representing a comprehensive and diverse range of career opportunities will visit Roger Williams University to interview candidates for internships and post-graduate professional opportunities. 

You can view the schedule of recruiting employers and their position openings in HAWKS HUNT. The list is updated throughout the academic year, so be sure to check it frequently.

Roger Williams University Center for Career & Professional Development
Global Heritage Hall, First Floor
One Old Ferry Road
Bristol, RI  02809
Phone: (401) 254-3224
Fax: (401) 254-3497