Jobs and Internships

The College of Engineering and Computing alumni enjoy the highest average starting salary of all Virginia public schools, and more than 80 percent of them are employed within six months of graduation.

Whether you're looking for work to help pay for school, an internship to experience life in your chosen field, or for that dream job upon graduation, you're in the right place. Mason College of Engineering and Computing gathers a curated list of job opportunities from a variety of sources, so everyone from freshmen to doctoral candidates can find opportunities to fit their needs.

University Career Services

Appointments: Students can make appointments with Career Advisors dedicated to the fields of Engineering and Technology through the Handshake platform. Convenient daytime and evening appointments are available. Students can also make appointments by contacting University Career Services at 703-993-2370.

Drop-In Hours: 15-minute drop-ins are available Monday – Friday from 1-3 p.m. at University Career Services (SUB I). They can be done in person, over the phone, or via Zoom. Please contact the office at 703-993-2370 or at if you have questions.

Spring 2023 Drop-In hours in 3255 Nguyen Engineering Building are also available on Thursdays from 1-4 p.m. These drop-ins are only conducted in person. Students are seen on a first-come, first-served basis. The last available Spring 2023 date for these drop-in hours will be Thursday, April 27. Students can be seen daily in 3400 SUB 1 between 1-3 p.m. after this date. Fall 2023 drop-in hours will be available and posted by the end of August 2023.

Internships: Students can view/apply for internships, on-campus, and full-time job opportunities in Handshake. Career fairs, career workshops, and employer events can also be viewed in the Events section of Handshake.

To explore career information on careers in technology and engineering, sample resumes, etc. check out these links: 


University Career Services is located in Student Union Building (SUB 1), Suite 3400. You can also reach them at 703-993-2370 or email