Finding Jobs and Internships

Here are lists and links to get you started. Many of these positions we list are on Handshake.  Log in to Handshake before you start clicking so that you will be taken directly to those job postings. On the right-hand side bar, you’ll see a sampling of the most recent full-time openings for humanities majors from Handshake. Handshake is your source of workshops, career fairs and other career resources.

These three links will connect you to current job postings and are pooled from multiple job boards (listed below these links).

Find Additional Opportunities on Campus

  • Handshake @ Illinois.  Log in with your NetID and campus password. You don’t need to complete your profile to use the site. Put “Champaign” in the location bar to find local part-time positions, see campus or virtual events, search career fairs, and so much more.
  • Spring 2022 Career Fair list –Illinois Career Fairs are open to all students unless otherwise noted. For details about dates, times, and employers view each Career Fair listing in Handshake @ Illinois. You will need to review each event to confirm the location or software application being used and register for the events as needed.
  • The Virtual Job Board Local part-time job listings (including work-study), maintained by the Office of Student Financial Aid.
  • WE CU: COMMUNITY ENGAGED SCHOLARS Empowering students to meet the needs of the Champaign-Urbana community

Campus Programs (internships and jobs)

Various Types of Positions on these Popular Sites

Additional resources by area of interest

Learn more by connecting with organizations related to your interests/field of study (major/minor). In addition the bottom file has many job boards that don’t fall easily into one category. That link has an assortment of job boards that can be helpful to humanities students.