Career and Student Employment Services

By now, you have received multiple communications from President Montgomery and our Provost, Dr. Jennifer Bott, regarding the university’s response to the COVID-19 outbreak.  WMU remains open and Career and Student Employment Services is here to support you, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

In alignment with courses being offered through distance education for the remainder of the semester, Career and Student Employment Services will be offered from a distance as our staff works remotely during this time. You will be able to receive the support and guidance via phone, email, and WebEx.

Your success is our top priority and we will do our best to serve your needs. Thank you for your patience and be well!  

  • Virtual career advising: If you are in need of a resume review, please submit it to WMU-Handshake@wmich.edu and we will return your reviewed resume within 3 business days. For anything else career related, you can set up a phone or Webex appointment with a Career Development Specialist via WMU Handshake https://wmich.joinhandshake.com.
  • Looking for part-time or remote work during COVID-19? Visit our new page of resources.
  • Employment verifications: email or fax the verification to us, and we will provide further instruction. Email: wmu-handshake@wmich.edu | Fax: (269) 387-2555. Leave a voicemail with any additional information or questions at (269) 387-2745; we constantly monitor this voicemail box between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
  • Employers – view these tips for shifting to digital recruiting, courtesy of Handshake 

We will assist you with exploring career options, job searching, interviewing, negotiating, and finding internships and jobs.  Visit us today!

We have resources for WMU Students, Employers hiring Broncos, WMU Alumni, Student Employee Supervisors, WMU Faculty and Staff, and Families.

WMU Career Development Guide

Temporary or remote jobs during covid-19

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