welcome STUDENTS

• We’re here for you from your first day of class to after graduation.
• Achieve your goals with our extensive array of resources.
• Build your knowledge; explore fields; find role models at our site.
• Start your career development now with these essential steps.


ArtWorks – internship & job board

• Access a broad range of jobs and internships, updated daily.
• Create a profile that links to your resume, website & portfolio.
• Use the Internship Timeline to stay on track in your planning.

ArtWorks – RISD’s Internship & Job Board

Internship Timeline

Register Your Internship in ArtWorks


RISD Portfolios – talent showcase

• Upload your work & be seen by the RISD community & the world.

RISD Portfolios - Our Exclusive Showcase of RISD Talent


Internship Connect

• Companies & organizations must have internships to attend.
• 60+ companies & organizations; 300+ students participate.

Internship Connect Details


career programs, portfolio reviews & recruitment

• Over 30 career programs offered every academic year.
• Build your skills & knowledge; prepare for the professional world.
• Design & Fine Arts Portfolio Reviews for upperclassmen & grads.
• Get immediate feedback on your portfolio & presentation skills.

Career Programs - Overview & Registration

Design & Fine Arts Portfolio Reviews – Overview


entrepreneur resources

• Entrepreneurial spirit is inherent to RISD students & alumni.
• Be informed of entrepreneurial opportunities through these resources.
• RISD Mindshare event is part TED Conference, part bootcamp.

Entrepreneur Resources – Overview

RISD Entrepreneur Mindshare - Event


grant & residency resources

• Explore numerous resources to support your creative work.
• RISD is one of the top Fulbright producing colleges in the country.

Grant Resources - Overview

Residency Resources - Overview

Fulbright Award Program – Overview & RISD Support


career library @ Delicious

• RISD's exclusive resource for career research.
• 10,000 links to an exceptional range of art & design websites.

Online Career Library - Overview


RISD Careers @ Facebook

• ‘Like’ our FB page and effortlessly see valuable career resources.
• Daily postings of jobs, internships, career advice, programs & more.

RISD Careers @ Facebook - Link


RISD Careers @ LinkedIn

• Largest RISD alumni & student group has 6,500+ members!
• Exceptional opportunity to build your professional network.

RISD Careers @ LinkedIn - Overview


alumni connections

• Alumni provide a powerful network in your career development.
• There are numerous sources & ways you can connect with alumni.

Connecting with RISD Alumni - Overview

RISD Working Brochure - 40 Profiles of RISD Rock Stars


career advising appointments

• Discuss your goals, aspirations and the next steps in your career.
• Refine your materials - resume, cover letter, portfolio, grant proposal.

Meet with a Career Advisor or Peer Advisor