How do I enter my internship or practicum information in Hawks Hunt?
A: Please watch this tutorial video on how to enter your info in Hawks Hunt
How many hours do I have to work?
A: Internship model 45 hours per credit received (ex: 3 credits = 135 hours)
A: Practicum model 45 hours per credit received (ex: 3 credits = 15 hours of class room time and 120 hours worked at site totaling 135)
Will I get a paid internship?
A: Depends on the company. Both paid and unpaid internships can be done for credit
How are internships graded?
A: Grades are awarded on a pass/no pass or letter grade system. Please contact the Center for Career & Professional Development for more information, 401.254.3224 or via email at email@example.com.
Can I do my internship at home during the summer or winter sessions?
A: Yes, and students must still complete the preparation seminars before they register. A separate tuition bill will be generated registering for summer or winter intersessions.
Can I receive credit for an internship I did last semester but didn't register for?
A: No, you must complete your hours within the semester you are registered. If you were not registered while interning, you may not receive retroactive credit.
*Disclaimer: The Roger Williams University Center for Career & Professional Development offers Hawks Hunt in order to provide easier access to position postings. The presence of these links does not indicate an endorsement or recommendation from RWU Center for Career & Professional Development.
The Center for Career & Professional Development is not responsible for safety, security, wages, working conditions, or any other aspect of off-campus employment. All hiring, scheduling, and compensation is handled directly between the applicant and the employer. The Center for Career & Professional Development does not perform background checks on students, companies, and/or contacts. Users assume the risk and responsibility to further screen employers. Therefore, job seekers are responsible for researching and investigating job leads for themselves. Any cases of misrepresentation, discrimination or harassment must be immediately reported to the Roger Williams University Center for Career & Professional Development. By uploading your resume and any other document, you are consenting to the release of otherwise private information for review by potential employers who have registered with the Center for Career & Professional Development.
Causes for concern:
• The company asks you to cash checks, wire money, or provide your social security number.
• Something seems odd in the job posting or in your communication with the company.
Listen to your instincts if something doesn’t seem quite right. Always research the company before submitting your resume or personal information.
Hawks Hunt is your first stop to find opportunities targeted specifically to RWU Students and Alumni. All interviews need to be conducted at the Center for Career & Professional Development or the place of business.