Posting Internships

Student interning at the White House
This TU student is learning and leveraging his career with an internship at the MD State Senate. What opportunities will you find on Handshake?

Gain access to Towson University’s 22,000 hard-working students through Handshake – your venue to advertise full-time, part-time, and seasonal/temporary positions. Posting is always free and is a great way to easily reach all Towson students. Job postings remain active for 30 days.

To assist you in attracting the broadest and best qualified applicant pool, we encourage you to review our tips on writing effective job descriptions (PDF).

Additional details on the Career Center’s employer policies can be found by reviewing our Employer Standards of Ethical Conduct and Career Center Policies.


Internship Employer Expectations

The Career Center at Towson University and the academic departments expect employers to provide career-related and significant, professional work experiences that sufficiently challenge college students and complement their skills, academic experience and learning goals. A staff member who has expertise in the field of the internship and wants to support the professional development of others should supervise/mentor the student.

If you want to post an internship on Handshake, you must follow the below guidelines:

Whether you want to offer a one-time internship opportunity or establish a company-wide internship program, the following guides will help you get started:

All employers should be in compliance with the Fair Labor Standards Act. For guidance on applying these regulations to internships, see the NACE Position Statement on U.S. Internships.