The Catholic University of America


The Office of Alumni Relations in conjunction with the Office of Career Services and Parent Services have challenged our alumni to share 200 internships in 2017-2018.  Our Catholic U alumni are taking us up on this challenge and submitting them on a weekly basis.  Don't miss out on these opportunities! 

You can review these opportunities below or find them in Handshake, Jobs, keyword search:  Catholic U Internship Challenge.



The Office of Career Services provides programs, services and resources designed to encourage and assist students and alumni in achieving their employment and educational goals.

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CUA Upcoming Events/Deadlines

CUA Events

Managing Finances Workshop
Wednesday, February 21, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Craves Family Alumni Center, Fr. O'Connell Hall
Presenters are Patrick Ortman, B.S.B.A. 2009, certified financial analyst with Ortman Financial Planning, and Nancy Simmons Starrs, B.A. 1991, realtor and owner of Apartment Detectives.
Drinks and snacks provided. Bring your friends and roommates!

Project Management Roundtable
Thursday, February 22, 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center: Great Room A

Have you wished there was a way to formalize your extensive experience managing projects and juggling tasks so that prospective employers knew you are a responsible, organized candidate?
Have you ever seen "PMP" after someone's name, or on a list of requirements for a job application, and wondered what it meant?
Come to our roundtable and find out about the Project Management Professional (PMP) certification! We invited a group of PMPs in a range of fields to talk about their experiences with obtaining, maintaining, and utilizing their certification.
See if this is a path that would be useful to your career, and what steps to take to achieve the PMP. There will be a Q & A session after the roundtable where you can ask the PMPs your specific questions as well.

How to Work a Career Fair
Tuesday, March 20, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center 323
Come learn about how to make the most of the Fall Fair, including: • How to get your resume ready for the fair • How to identify and research attending employers on Hire a Cardinal • How to approach and engage an employer at the fair so that you make the best impression possible • What the expectations of the employers are of the attending students • What to wear.  Registration requested on Handshake.

Resume Day
Wednesday, March 21, 9:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
McMahon 102
Drop in all day (no appointment needed) to have your resume polished for the Fair on Friday.

Resume Day
Thursday, March 22, 9:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
McMahon 102
Drop in all day (no appointment needed) to have your resume polished for the Fair on Friday.

Engineering Networking Night
Wednesday, March 21, 6:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Scullen Room, Pangborn Hall

More information coming soon!

Spring Career Fair
Friday, March 23, 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Pryzybla Center Great Rooms

In search of your next great job or internship? Then mark your calendar to attend Catholic University's Spring Career Fair! A wide variety of employers will be on-site to accept resumes and talk to students about upcoming opportunities. This fair is open to current Catholic University students and alumni only. View employers attending the fair on Handshake.


Non-CUA Affiliated Events

2018 Internship Open House @ Brunswick Group
Wednesday, February 21, from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
600 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20001
Brunswick is an advisory firm specializing in business critical issues. We help clients navigate the interconnected financial, political and social worlds to build trusted relationships with all their stakeholders. From financial situations through to capital markets, crisis, cyber, employee engagement and litigation, clients rely on Brunswick for insight, advice, planning, preparedness, and campaigns. The event will feature an overview of Brunswick’s work, a panel discussion, and time for networking. Brunswick Group will be recruiting for summer internships. More information is forthcoming so click on 'Join Event' on Handshake to save your spot and to get more information as the employer shares it with us!

Writing Your Federal Resume
Wednesday, February 21, from 1:00 - 2:30 p.m.
Virtual event, free. Register here.

Field of Green Internship Fair
Friday, February 23, from 2:00 - 6:00 p.m.
4825 Cordell Avenue, Suite 200
Bethesda, MD 20814

Are you a college or graduate student searching for a green internship or career?  The event is open to talented students interested in opportunities in the environmental field, and provides the chance to mingle with and even be interviewed on the spot by vendors from a variety of green companies and businesses in the DC metro area looking for future employees- so come prepared to impress!
(Past employers and incubator companies who participated at last year’s Fields of Green Internship Fair: Calleva, Neighborhood Sun, Student Conservation Association, Montgomery County Food Council, Department of Environmental Protection (Montgomery County))

Sports Industry Network & Career Conference
Friday, February 23 - Saturday, February 24 from 8:15 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
George Washington Univeristy
SINC is the premier sports industry conference where hundreds of college students just like you come together to learn about the sports industry and network with well-known leaders from across the industry. At SINC you will connect with friends and colleagues, and meet sports industry professionals in a buzzing, high-energy setting designed specifically for peer-to-peer networking.
Click here to register.

Job Fair Promoting Faculty and Administrative Diversity in Independent Schools
Saturday, February 24, from 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Gilman School, Baltimore, MD
Sponsored by Association of Independent Maryland and DC Schools (AIMS). Please visit for more information and to register.

NET/WORK DC Tech Job Fair
Wednesday, February 28, from 6:00 -  9:00 p.m.
Gensler, 2020 K Street, Washington, DC 20006.

At this event we are expecting over 50 exhibiting tech companies to show off their company culture and look to hire some of DC's best tech talent. For more information, visit

CREF Virtual Career Fair
Wednesday, February 28, 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Internships, jobs and careers... The commercial real estate finance (CREF) industry is large, growing and HIRING. Find out more at a free Virtual Career Fair designed for you and other undergraduate and graduate students. Commercial Real Estate Finance (CREF) is a dynamic, growing $3 trillion industry that provides the financing for office buildings, apartment properties, shopping malls, industrial properties and other income-producing real estate throughout the United States. The CREF Careers Forum is your opportunity to gain valuable insight about the industry, make connections and get the inside track on internships, jobs and careers. to learn more. Click here to register for the event.

Public Relations Job & Internship Fair
Wednesday, March 7th 2018, from 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Howard University
Come navigate your way to a successful career or internship in the public relations industry. Previous firm participation included: APCO Worldwide, Burson-Marsteller, Edelman, FleishmanHillard, Golin, Hill & Knowlton Strategies, IMRE, Ketchum, Marina Maher Communications, MSLGroup, Ogilvy, Porter Novelli, Weber Shandwick, Finn Partners, Qorvis, Adfero, Jackson Spaulding, and Devries Global. Can’t make the whole day? Come when you can, however, you should be there before 2:00 pm to ensure your opportunity to see all companies from the PR Council. Visit Handshake for more information.

Interviewing Techniques (USAJOBS)
Monday, March 7, from 1:00 - 2:00 pm
Virtual event, free. Register here.

Finding and Applying for Jobs in the Federal Government (Navigating USAJOBS)
Wednesday, March 7, from 3:00 - 5:00 pm
Virtual event, free. Register here.

National Career Fairs Hiring Event
Thursday, March 8, from 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Double Three Crystal City
200 Army Navy Drive
Arlington, VA 22202

The career fair is FREE for all job seekers. Careers represented generally include sales, customer service, accounting, banking, finance, administrative, insurance, restaurant, retail and more. Job opportunities are based on the hiring needs of attending employers.

Writing Your Federal Resume
Monday, March 12, from 6:00 - 7:30 pm
Virtual event, free. Register here.

Pathways Programs - Recruiting and Hiring Students and Recent Graduates into Federal Careers
Wednesday, March 14, from 3:00 - 4:30 pm
Virtual event, free. Register here.

Bender Virtual Career Fair: Employment for People with Disabilities
Wednesday March 14, 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Are you a person with a disability looking for a career opportunity or internship? This Virtual Career Fair is FREE for students and alumni with disabilities to attend. Competitive opportunities for every level of candidate, from experienced professionals, recent college graduates and college students with disabilities, to meet online with employers across the nation including Epic, JPMorgan Chase, Microsoft, Thomson. Learn More at

2018 National Ground Intelligence Center Career Fair
Thursday, March 29, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
National Ground Intelligence Center (NGIC) located in Charlottesville, Virginia.

We have over 30 full-time and internship positions available and are authorized to make same day offers to qualified candidates. Current second (So), third (Jr), and fourth (Sr) year students are encouraged to attend. Participants must have a degree or declared major in the following: engineering, physics, mathematics, geospatial science, data science, information technology, economics, finance, security studies, history, political science, language, social science, military science, international affairs/relations, or foreign area studies. The Fair is open to all veterans who are U.S Citizens (Veterans must bring their DD 214 with Disposition Copy and VA Letter of Eligibility). We ask that each student bring 20 copies of their resume. There will not be a copier on site.
The NGIC is the primary producer of ground forces intelligence for the Department of Defense. NGIC produces scientific and technical intelligence and military capabilities analysis on foreign ground forces required by warfighting commanders, research and development communities, Department of Defense, and national policymakers. NGIC is a member of the Intelligence Community, and represents the Army on matters of national security.
We seek individuals who are innate puzzle solvers and possess analytical skills for careers as intelligence analysts. Our analysts are typically assigned to a geographic region or functional specialty. They obtain information from all intelligence sources and provide finished intelligence products to a wide array of national customers.

Hire DC Career Fair
Thursday, April 26, 11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

HIREDC 2018 offers job seekers the ultimate opportunity of finding their next career. Whether you're looking for a new career in accounting, consulting, education, engineering, finance, health-care, government or non-profit, investment banking, marketing, media, sales or technology, you will find all the best employers at HIREDC.
This career fair is open to alumni and students who will be graduating this May 2018. Students from 15+ colleges and universities attend this event resulting in almost 1,000 alumni and approximately 100 employers seeking to recruit from a wide range of universities, majors, and experience. Don't miss out on this event! Visit Handshake for more information!


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  • By phone: Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., 202-319-5623
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  • Walk-ins, M-Th 3:30 - 4:15