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Career & Civic Engagement is always happy to help your company or organization find qualified candidates. Whether you have a part-time, full-time or internship position, we can assist you. Please select one of the following areas to learn more about ways you can connect with Winthrop for your employment needs:


Meet amazing students at Winthrop University’s Reverse Career Fair!

The Reverse Career Fair is not your average job fair. Finally- a chance to STAND ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE TABLE! At this fair, STUDENTS will set up display booths and YOU- the employer- will approach their tables for information. Winthrop undergraduate students apply and are selected to participate based on their ability to demonstrate and showcase professional skills: leadership, team-building, event planning, communication, critical thinking and problem solving. This is a great opportunity for you to meet amazing students who have experienced leadership, internship and civic opportunities that have shaped their college learning.

Come to Winthrop and meet our students at this unique fair- there is no fee to attend. Registration is required, and available through EAGLElink, or you may register by calling 803-323-2141.
The Reverse Career Fair will take place on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 from 11:00am-12:15pm in the Richardson Ballroom.

Recruit at a Winthrop Fair

We host a volunteer fair and a Graduate School and Employment fair each fall, and in the Spring we host three fairs:  Education Career Fair, Career Showcase, and Reverse Career Fair.  

2016-2017  Fairs

  • Social Impact Expo   Tuesday, September 15, 2016   10:30-12pm
  • Fall Career and Graduate School Fair   Tuesday, October 11, 2016  10am-1pm  
  • Career Showcase   Tuesday, February 21, 2017   9:30am-12pm
  • Education Career Fair   Wednesday, February 22, 2017   10am-1pm
  • Reverse Career Fair  April 11, 2017 11:00am-12:15pm

For information on our fairs and to register, visit EAGLElink. Have more questions?  Please call Tom Injaychock at 803-323-2141 or email .


Read about Policies/Procedures (pdf – 314 kb) here.

Not sure about Internship Compensation? This detailed guide breaks down the DOL laws for you.

Post a Position

If you have a position to post, CCE can help you advertise your opportunity to our students and alumni. Here is how we can help you:

  • Post and promote opportunities of all types to our students and alumni through our jobsite, EAGLElink. This is a free service as long as you are posting positions to Winthrop University (multi-campus postings are charged).
  • Get extra advertising through our weekly Opportunity List that is sent to current undergraduate students via e-mail.
  • Work with one of our CCE staff to help recruit candidates (we can connect directly with relevant faculty and students on your behalf).

If you need assistance with registering, passwords, or how to post, view our EAGLElink Guide (pdf – 370 kb) or call us at 803/323-2141 for assistance.         

About our Students

Nationally recognized for its quality and value, Winthrop is a learning community that embodies the characteristics essential to being one of the best universities of its kind: a carefully selected student body of high academic achievement and cultural diversity; a national caliber curriculum of the arts, sciences, and professions; a residential educational experience emphasizing personal identity and close relationships; and values that emphasize deep learning, quality teaching, and engaged public service. Winthrop students have the opportunity to develop their individual capacities to become leaders in their professions and communities through a variety of highly personalized, engaging, and progressively developmental academic and co-curricular programs predicated on national standards of excellence. The Winthrop Experience is one that prepares students to live, learn, and lead for a lifetime.

Academic Programs
Winthrop is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award bachelor's, master's, and specialist degrees. A total of 42 undergraduate and 26 graduate degree programs are available in the College of Arts and Sciences, the College of Business Administration, the Richard W. Riley College of Education, and the College of Visual and Performing Arts. Within the four colleges more than 90 undergraduate and 50 graduate programs of study are offered through concentrations and options. An engaging liberal arts core provides the foundation for all degree programs.

Enrollment Profile
• 6,170 Total Enrollment
• 1,141 graduate students
• 3,029 undergraduate students
• 1,143 freshmen population
• 40 percent minority population
• 34 states and 37 countries represented



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