Many Stanford departments and programs sponsor an undergraduate research program that provides financial support for students to work with Stanford professors on faculty-designed research projects. Programs generally take place over the summer, but many support research during the regular academic year as well.
Our digital resources are a valuable complement to in-person events and programs. These tools help tailor your career exploration and decision-making, research industries, and expose you to the varied world of work.
Handshake is an online platform that provides Stanford students with opportunitiesand connections related to their career aspirations and interests. Employers also access Handshake to post positions, create events, and connect with students. Use this platform for coaching appointments, job and internship searches, and finding career events that interest you.
Forage virtual work experience programs provide an opportunity for you to learn from top companies and set yourself apart. In self-paced programs, you’ll learn the skills companies look for in new hires BEFORE they hire you. You’ll complete tasks that mirror real life, watch video instructions from actual employees, and compare your work to model examples. Register today!
Use LinkedIn Learning, an online training library, which has over 13,000 courses covering business, technology and creative topics. Plus, it's free for Stanford students!
Use Big Interview to prepare for job, internship, and graduate school interviews! Big Interview provides training curriculum and video practice to help you improve your interview skills.
- Students log in to Big Interview using your SUNet ID
- Alumni register with Big Interview Alumni Site using your @alumni.stanford.edu email and the school code: BEAM
Interstride is an interactive career platform that enhances the career exploration and job search process for international students. With web and mobile applications, it’s a one-stop-shop for career resources, from navigating the visa process and searching for jobs, to building one’s professional network. Sign in using your stanford.edu or alumni.stanford.edu email.
The BEAM Career Strategies Guide for Bachelor's & Master's Students includes information and resources on discovering & assessing yourself, exploring opportunities, activating your job/internship search, and attending career fairs.
Management Consulted is the world’s leading resource on consulting news and prep. We have provided you with access to MC’s entire library of resources – 500+ cases, 7 online video courses, and 6 e-books (an $800 value!). In these resources (90+ hours of video content), you will learn the ins and outs of mental math, case and fit interviews, PowerPoint, Excel, and more – it's soup-to-nuts, A-to-Z coverage of everything you need to know to ace your consulting interviews.
T.R.E.E. will help you list your career interests and design specific goals to explore and pursue those interests. Each phase includes activities and tips to walk you through the career process. You can also download and print your T.R.E.E. profile.