Gain Experience

Gain Experience
There are numerous ways you can gain professional, hands-on experience during your time at Lafayette. From taking on a leadership role in a club or organization, participating in a job shadow through the January Externship program, to pursuing a summer internship or research opportunity, the Office of Career Services is here to support you in accessing opportunities that align to your interests, needs, and goals.


Learn all about the January Externship Program, which is our two-to-five day job and graduate/professional school shadowing program for sophomores, juniors, and seniors, including how to apply and read externship experiences of Lafayette students.
Learn about externships


Through internships, you have the opportunity to gain practical professional experience in a field of interest, build skills, learn the industry, and make connections. Access search resources, and learn about the Robert Beane ’58 Intern Scholar Program, internship stipends, and housing options.
Learn more


There are many ways to gain hands-on experience on campus, become engaged, and develop leadership skills. Explore these helpful resources:

Career Services Announcements

  • Finance Night in New York-October 17th. 6:30pm

    Finance Night in New York, Co-sponsored by Career Services and The Investment Club, Tuesday, October 17, 2017, 6:30pm-8:30pm

  • Career Fair 2017

    The Annual Career Fair will be held on September 27th in Marquis Hall from 5:00pm-8:00pm.  Business Dress is […]

  • Welcome Class of 2021!

    We look forward to meeting you, and being an integral part of your Lafayette experience. The Career Services […]

  • Fall 2017 Calendar

    Welcome back for the start of the fall semester! We’re thrilled to be able to present you with […]

  • Congratulations Class of 2017

    Let us know what your ‘after graduation’ plans are.  Fill out our Lafayette College Class of 2017 – […]

  • Marquis Marq’s Career Advice Video

    Marquis Marq is here to share advice to take the stress out of your internship and job search.

Contact Us

201 Hogg Hall
Easton, PA 18042
Phone: (610) 330-5115
Fax: (610) 330-5719

Office Hours:
Monday-Friday 8:45AM - 4:30PM