Employment

Let us connect you to an on-campus job, research opportunity, or career pathway.

Detroit At WorkRegister with Detroit at Work for job and training opportunities, then visit a Career Center to find a job or sign up for training.

Federal Work-Study: A federal work-study award is offered to students with financial need who may contribute toward their educational expenses by working part time. Apply to work on campus to supplement the cost of your education.

Handshake through WSU Career Services: WSU Career Services invites WSU Students to activate their already existing Handshake account by logging in. Discover new career paths, find amazing jobs and internships, connect with great companies and non-profits.

Resume building through the Detroit Public Library: Get one-on-one help with resumes, job applications, and career research. Visit a Technology, Literacy, and Career Center at Main and Parkman Libraries.

Small Business Counseling: Assistance to small businesses aspiring entrepreneurs through Detroit and other metro areas. Counseling held at the Detroit Public Library Wednesdays February 20, 2019 from 2:30 - 4 p.m. or Tuesdays, March 19 and April 16 from 2:30 - 4 p.m. Registration is required. To register, call 313-481-1406. 

Writing a Business Plan Workshop: This workshop covers business planning in detail for those individuals who want to increase their chances for successful self-employment or new business launch. Workshops held at the Detroit Public Library Wenesday February 20, 2019 from 4 – 5:30 p.m. or Tuesdays, March 19 and April 16 from 4 – 5:30 p.m. Registration is required. Visit https://sbdcmichigan.org/ to register.

WSU Career Services: Offers employment information, career workshops, and cooperative education programs.

WSU Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP): UROP invites students from disciplines across the university – hard sciences, social sciences, performing arts and humanities – to participate in undergraduate research. Undergraduate research puts theory into practice as you work on projects and are mentored by full-time faculty who are leaders in their field.