Search for opportunities in HamNET: under the "Jobs" tab, click on "Hamilton Jobs and Internships". Then follow the instructions for HamiltonExplore at the top of the search screen.
Make note of your top four organizations.
Prepare thoughtful answers to the following questions, preferably one page in length:
a) List both the job title and employer name of your top four organizations, in order of preference
b) Why did you choose these four organizations?
c) What is your reason for participating in HamiltonExplore?
d) Make sure to include your name and cell phone number at the top of the page
Your answers to these questions will help us make a beneficial match.
Upload your resume and essay to your "documents" folder on HamNET. Make sure that your name is on your essay. Note: uploading documents is not the same as applying!
Apply as early as October 1 by submitting your resume (even if just your first draft!) and essay to each of your top four opportunities. Students will be matched with opportunities on a first-come, first-served basis, so it is in your best interest to apply early. Applications will be accepted through October 17.
Polish your resume draft and get it approved by the Career Center. This typically takes two appointments with a peer counselor. The deadline for resume approval is Friday, November 11; however, peer counselor schedules fill up quickly so call the Career Center at 315-859-4346 or stop by Monday - Friday between 8:30-4:30 or 7:00-9:00 p.m. to schedule an appointment.
Attend a mandatory pre-departure workshop. In HamNET, select "Events", then "Workshops" and RSVP for "HamiltonExplore Pre-departure workshop" at one of the following times:
|Monday, Oct. 8||6:30 - 7:30 p.m.|
|Thursday, Oct. 18||4:30 - 5:30 p.m.|
|Monday, Oct. 22||7 - 8 p.m.|
|Tuesday, Oct. 30||5 -6 p.m.|
|Wednesday, Nov. 7||7 - 8 p.m.|
Note: You will not receive contact information for your sponsor until your resume is approved and you have attended a pre-departure workshop!