• Got a career question? We can help! Get answers fast - chat live with our staff 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday and 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursday. Look for the brown "Chat with us" tab at the bottom right corner of the page.
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    91% of 2019-20 WMU graduates are employed, in graduate school, serving in the military, or volunteering full time.

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    Graduating during COVID-19 pandemic? We compiled resources for you to help navigate this job market.

We will help you find your fit!

Career & Student Employment Services is here for you!

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 StudentsEmployers hiring BroncosWMU AlumniStudent Employee SupervisorsWMU Faculty and Staffand Families.

Virtual Career Advising

If you are in need of a resume review, and are a current WMU student or recent WMU alumni launching your career, please submit it to WMU-Handshake@wmich.edu and we will return your reviewed resume within 3 business days. 

  • For anything else career related, current WMU students and recent WMU alumni can set up a virtual appointment through Microsoft Teams with a Career Development Specialist at the button below. Appointments are available Monday through Friday, 9 to 11 a.m., and 1 to 4 p.m.

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  • Get quick answers to quick career questions in real-time from Career and Student Employment Services staff.

  • Available Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 1 to 3 p.m., and Thursday evenings from 5 to 7 p.m.

  • Get quick answers to quick questions by visiting wmich.edu/career, clicking the brown “Chat with us” button at the bottom of the screen.


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Employment Verifications 

Email or fax the verification to us and we will provide further instructions. Email: wmu-handshake@wmich.edu  |  Fax: (269) 387-2555. Leave a voicemail with any additional information or questions at (269) 387-2745 - consistently monitored Monday through Friday, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., excluding holidays. 


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