Winthrop University: Center for Career and Civic Engagement - Recruiting


Career & Civic Engagement is 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:


Recruit at a Winthrop Fair

We host three Fall Fairs: Social Impact Fair, Part-Time Jobs Fair Tailgate, and Career & Graduate School Fair.  In the Spring we host two fairs:  Education Career Fair and Career Showcase.   

2020-2021 Fairs:

  • Stay tuned for Fall 2020 dates!



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



Last Updated: 3/5/20