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WPI CDC update and resources due to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

  • Schedule virtual appointments: Don’t miss out on appointments. These sessions will be hosted virtually, with screen sharing capabilities. Go to Handshake to schedule an appointment. If this is your first time scheduling an appointment in Handshake, check out this tutorial on appointments in Handshake. Appointments are now offered within a 24 hour window. If you have an urgent question, and need to speak with a CDC staff member sooner, please e-mail for availability.

  • Resume and cover letter critiques: We will still be able to provide resume and cover letter feedback virtually. You can Schedule an appointment in Handshake, selecting the "15 min Cover Letter Critique" or "Resume Critique - 15 min appointment or drop-in". You can also e-mail your resume or cover letter to and you will receive feedback within 4-5 business days. 
  • Attend virtual career workshops and events: There are a number of virtual career fairs coming soon. Follow this link to go to our events page in Handshake and search for events. Information on how to access the sessions remotely will be included in the event.  Keep checking back as new events become available.
  • Has your position moved to working remote? Check out our Working Remote Checklist
  • Have questions not covered above? Email us at


Still looking for internships/co-ops and full-time positions?

We still encourage students to apply for opportunities of interest, but we are offering Resume Books as a new resource. The below Resume Books will close after D/(Q) term and applicants will then be sent to our Employers who request it. Please submit by May 22nd.

Intern/Co-op Resume Book

Full-Time Resume Book

At the Career Development Center (CDC) you will find connections, resources and expert advice to optimize your search and yield results.  From choosing a major and exploring career options to resume writing and interview preparation, the CDC is your  “go to” collaborator and coach for career success.  To start, you can:

First-Destination Success

92% of graduates (bachelor’s, master’s and PhD) from WPI’s class of 2019 were successful in securing employment, admission to graduate or professional school, military service or volunteer work (Peace Corps, City Year, etc.) six months after graduation – a remarkable success rate based on data from almost 87% of the class.

Hire WPI

Are you an employer interested in learning more about WPI students? From career fairs to on-campus interviews to information sessions, there are many ways employers can recruit and connect with WPI students and alumni for full-time jobs, summer internships, co-op positions, and more.


Gompei Visits the Career Fair

Gompei Attends 2018 WPI Spring Career Fair