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Career Resource Guide: Job Experience & Internships

Job Experience & Internships

Most jobs ask for prior experience, but how can you get that first experience?

Volunteering or working as an intern are wonderful ways to showcase your knowledge and skills.

The resources listed on this page will assist you in finding just the right experience.





Job Experience Resources

Searching for Volunteer Opportunities


If you have a specific occupational or geographic area in mind for a volunteer activity, an Internet  search for your occupation and/or geographic area may be useful.  Possible keywords could be very simple, e.g. Volunteer Greencastle, PA or Volunteer "social services" Chambersburg, PA.  Information on volunteering in Hagerstown, MD can be found at the link below.

Career Advising

Retention and Registration Office

11400 Robinwood Drive
Hagerstown, MD 21742-6590

Phone: 240-500-2240
Fax: 301-393-3698

Regular Hours
Appointments and Walk-ins welcome

Monday - Thursday:
8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Note: to assure your visit, we ask that you arrive 30 minutes prior to closing

Internship & Job Services

Office for the Dean of Student Affairs

Student Center, Room 142