Career & Life Planning

The Center for Career & Life Planning oversees career development, academic internships, and student employment for the Rollins community: serving students, alumni, staff, faculty, parents, and employers.

Meet Handshake

Your NEW portal for Rollins career resources! Handshake launches August 2015 for Rollins students & alumni. Its engaging design (inspired by Facebook & LinkedIn) makes career planning and applying for jobs easier for users.
View Handshake Demo.

Interested in a Fall Internship?

Start your search for a Fall 2015 internship now! Review our resume information online and schedule an appointment to develop a strategy. Registration for the academic internship course opens August 3rd and closes August 26th.

Learn More.

Get Hired to Work On-Campus

On-campus student positions for the 2015-2016 academic year will start being posted on July 15th. Apply early and tailor your resume toward the job you are applying for! View current openings.


The Center for Career & Life Planning offers a variety of services and resources designed to reinforce the personal, social and intellectual development fostered by a liberal arts education.

Maximize Your 4 Years at Rollins

There are many ways to build your resume and develop your career during your four years at college. View Full 4 Year Roadmap.

First Year: Educate Yourself on Career Options

□ Complete FOCUS 2 career assessments to identify careers that fit your interests, skills, and personality

Second Year: Explore Professional Development Opportunities
□ Use LinkedIn to develop a professional online presence
□ Enroll in the Career & Life Planning course
□ Develop your resume and cover letter 

Third Year: Experience Possible Future Career Paths
□  Participate in a summer academic internship 
□  Conduct informational interviews with and shadow established professionals
□  Attend graduate school programming and learn about the admission requirements

Fourth Year: Prepare For Professional Life After Graduation
□  Learn about opportunities through employer information sessions 
□  Attend Career & Internship Expo during spring semester
□  Connect with faculty, alumni, friends, family and LinkedIn contacts to grow your professional network