Appointments will be held in-person, by phone, video, or email. 

·        Major/Career Exploration 

·        Job/Internship Search 

·        Interview Preparation for internships, jobs, or graduate school 

·        Mock Interviews for internships, jobs, or graduate school 

·        Graduate School exploration and applications 

·        Resume and cover letter writing 

·        Personal Statement writing 

·        Career Assessments

·        Quick questions about any topic  

·        LinkedIn/Handshake Profile Review 



Additional Resources 

We post hundreds of jobs and internships each week through Handshake. We’ve also uploaded resources on a variety of topics in the Handshake Resource Library. Lastly, we encourage you to follow our department on Instagram. We’ll use this in a variety of ways: keep you up to date on how to get in touch with our staff, weekly Q and A sessions on different career topics, highlighting jobs and internship postings, and more. You can find us at @careerscarrollu 


Please do not hesitate to reach out to our staff via email or Handshake messenger. 


Career Services continues to serve all Carroll University undergraduate students, graduate students, and alumni at no cost.

Exact appointment availability can be found using Handshake and can be used for scheduling with peer and professional staff. Night appointments (appointments beginning after 4:30pm) with professional staff can be made by request. 
Fall & Spring Hours
8:00am-4:30pm, Monday-Friday
Not available for appointments on Saturday or Sunday
Summer Hours
8:00am-4:30pm, Monday-Friday
Not available for appointments on Saturday or Sunday
Professional Advisors
If you need guidance in choosing a major, career exploration, networking tips, interview assistance/mock interviews,
or would like additional assistance with your resume/cover letter, you can make an appointment with one of our
Career Services professional staff members. To do so, please email one of the following Career Services Advisors:
Career Fellows (peer advisors)
Career Fellows are Carroll students who have been trained
to review resumes/cover letters, assist students with job and
internship searches and guide students in LinkedIn best practices.
If you would like to meet with a Career Fellow, please review their 
hours using Handshake (found at the top right of the page).
WorkForce Fair
Jobs, Internships, & Graduate Schools
February 22, 2022 - 3pm-7pm - Virtual event on Handshake!
To REGISTER & for more information about the event and a list of attending organizations, please click here
We hope to see you there!

Find outlines of common career areas, typical employers, and strategies designed to maximize career opportunities on Carroll's website. 
More information about this resource:
    • Academic major exploration database
    • Links majors with common career areas
    • Notes typical employers
CLICK HERE to access the academic pages on Carroll's website that includes career information.

Carroll's career platform, Handshake, is a great way to stay connected with Carroll Career Services. Handshake is your online access to:

  • Job and Internship Postings
  • Schedule appointments with Career Services Staff
  • Online Resume and Cover Letter Reviews
  • Events

Students with a Handshake account are able to schedule appointments with Career Services staff via Handshake.

Activating an account in Handshake

Scheduling an appointment in Handshake 

Cancelling an appointment in Handshake 


The Neighborhood & Community Job Board (NCJB) is a collection of opportunities specific for Carroll students from Waukesha businesses and community members. 

What’s the difference between Handshake and the NCJB?

Handshake hosts internships and full-time positions that require a degree.
NCJB hosts seasonal, part-time, and non-degree seeking positions within the greater Waukesha Community.

Click here to access the Neighborhood and Community Job Board

Liability Statement: Carroll University does not perform any background checks, criminal or otherwise on employers/community members, and does not screen in any manner the students, or the community members retaining the services of said student. Students and community members using these services do so at their own risk.

The Build-A-Workshop program helps student develop professionally and personally by engaging them in customized workshops for their group.

Build-A-Workshop Quick Facts and Topic Ideas

Contact Lydia Guell,, to request a custom workshop.

General Internship Guidelines for Carroll University

Department of Business, Accounting and Economics Internship Documents

College of Humanities & Social Sciences Internship Documents