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Employer Resources

Thank you for your interest in recruiting at Hope College. The Boerigter Center for Calling and Career is committed to building strong employer relationships.

Our candidate pool includes undergraduate students pursuing full-time positions and/or competitive internships from disciplines across campus.

Through our free online system, Handshake, employers can post a job or internship.


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Handshake is Hope’s career platform. You can post current job or internship* opportunities as well as submit requests for future recruiting activities, including an on campus recruiting schedule, information session, or Career Fair registration in this system.

*If posting an unpaid internship, it must meet the six criteria required by the U.S. Department of Labor. See the National Association of Colleges and Employers position statement on U.S. internships for further details. Third-party recruiters must adhere to all terms and conditions set forth in the Third-Party Recruitment Policy.


Hope College In Person Fall CAREER Fair 2021

Wednesday, October 6 | 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Our goal is to provide you and your company or organization with a rewarding and productive recruiting experience. This event is a wonderful opportunity to build your brand on campus, engage with top students, and meet qualified candidates for internships and job openings. This event is appropriate for organizations that seek:

  • Full-time hires
  • Part-time hires
  • Interns
  • Volunteers

    Student Attendees
    All undergraduate students of any major and class year are invited to attend.  

    The standard registration for this year will be reduced by 50% and will be $75 ($37.50 for government and non-profits).

    Registration Details
    We recommend posting job/internship openings on Handshake in advance of the fair to maximize your visibility to students.
Register here! 

Interested in recruiting on campus or virtually? Contact Kasey Petro at petrok@hope.edu to discuss your event idea and next steps!


A well run internship program can do wonderful things for your organization! Whether you need a succession plan, innovative ideas and thinking, or are looking to help prepare the next generation of talent, an internship program could be just what you need.

West Michigan colleges and universities have teamed up with internship expert Cindy Brown of Hello West Michigan to provide you with free training opportunities to help your program succeed.

This training session includes:

  1. Setting goals and policies for your program
  2. Writing a plan
  3. Recruiting qualified interns
  4. Managing interns, including remotely
  5. Conducting exit interviews and follow up
  6. A Q&A round table – to help you take your program from now to wow! Let us help you identify next steps to formalize, grow and sustain a vital program for your organization.

Please register for these events. Questions? Contact Kasey Petro at petrok@hope.edu.

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