Career Services

Career services

Career Services assists undergraduate and master’s students with every aspect of career preparation. For Fall of 2020, Career Services, along with the rest of the Undergraduate Hub team, is following a virtual-first model to provide assistance and guidance for UNC Hussman students. Make a virtual appointment using this link or the button below. The Undergraduate Hub is also offering virtual drop-in hours on Fridays from 10 a.m.- Noon, starting August 14. Please use this link to "drop-in" with a member of the Undergraduate Hub team.

  Jenn Sipe

Jay Eubank

Director of Career Services
160 Carroll Hall
(919) 962-4518

Appointment only:
M | 9:30 a.m. - noon, 1-3 p.m.
Tu | 9:30 a.m. - noon
W | 1-3:30 p.m.
Th | 9 a.m. - noon
F | 10 a.m. - noon, 1-3:30 p.m.


Jenn Sipe

Assistant Director of Career Services
159 Carroll Hall
(919) 445-0426

Appointment only:
M | 9:30 a.m. - noon, 1-3 p.m.
Tu | 1-3:30 p.m.
W | 9:30 a.m. - noon
Th | 9 a.m. - noon
F | 10 a.m. - noon, 1-3:30 p.m.





COVID-19 Resources

Links to resources for students from UNC Hussman Career Services:

Virtual Meet the Pros:


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Internships. Jobs. Success.


Career Treks


Internships for credit

Stay up-to-date on new internship and job leads by subscribing to the UNC Hussman Career Services weekly digest. All internships and entry-level positions are also posted on Handshake.


During the fall and spring semesters, selected students participate in Career Treks across the United States to learn from alumni and make connections in their career fields.


"MEJO 393: Mass Communication Practicum" is a 1-credit hour, pass/fail, internship-for-credit course offered in the fall and spring semesters and the second session of summer school.



UNC Hussman Career Peers

Career Peers are an integral component to Hussman Careers and the Undergraduate Hub. Career Peers will work directly with the director and assistant director of Hussman Career Services to provide career assistance to undergraduate students. These students provide support to their peers, employers and the Career Services team in a variety of ways. This will be launched in Fall 2020, more information to come.

Additional resources


@HussmanCareers on Twitter

Stay up-to-date on new internship and job leads by following @HussmanCareers on Twitter.

Follow @HussmanCareers

Internship funding opportunities

More information coming soon

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This mobile group messaging app will be used to help foster a community of support as you transition to a new area. It will also be a great way to connect with fellow MJ-school students and begin networking. If you are interning, working or job searching in any of these areas and would like join, click the link below for your specific location.

Job boards

In addition to Handshake, industry-focused job boards are a great way to discover job openings. A few of the many media and journalism professional organizations with career centers or job boards include the American Advertising Federation, the National Association of Black Journalists, the Public Relations Society of America, the Public Relations Student Society of America, the Society for News Design, and the Society of Professional Journalists. Additionally, available positions at UNC-Chapel Hill are posted via the UNC Human Resources Careers at Carolina job board.

LinkedIn Learning (previously

LinkedIn Learning is a leading online learning platform that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Through the UNC-Chapel Hill subscription, current students have access to the LinkedIn Learning video library of engaging, top-quality courses taught by recognized industry experts. Within the LinkedIn Learning library, the "Career Development Training and Tutorials" playlist provides more than 150 courses on leadership, management techniques, productivity, resume writing and more. Students can also explore Learning Paths to find courses organized by career trajectories and skill sets.

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HSAA Mentorship Program

The goal of UNC Hussman's Mentorship Program is to support the educational and professional growth of student participants — and for alumni professionals to play a key role in the development of UNC’s next generation of media and journalism industry leaders. The program is facilitated by UNC Hussman and the Hussman School Alumni Board (HSAB).

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Resumes, cover letters and LinkedIn

Resume guide

Downloadable resume template

Cover letter guide

LinkedIn checklist



University Career Services

University Career Services serves underclassmen, seniors, graduate students and alumni. Services include individual career advising; internship and employment search assistance; workshops on job-seeking skills; on-campus interviewing; graduate school preparation assistance; online internship and job listings; and occupational and employer information. The UCS website has an extensive collection of resources that include worksheets and handouts and information about resumes, CVs, cover letters, thank you letters and references; networking and social media; the internship search; the professional job search; interviewing; and much more!

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UNC Hussman Career Services welcomes inquiries from employers seeking UNC Hussman students and alumni for internships, jobs and other opportunities. Email a brief description of the opportunity and how-to-apply information or reach out to schedule an on-campus recruitment visit.



Alumni network

Our alumni are a powerful presence throughout the state, country and world. View the slideshow below to see what some of our alumni have been up to. 


Want to be a part of the slideshow? Join the conversation through our Start Here / Never Stop Testimonial site.