Recipients of the Work Exemption Program (WEP) receive a Columbia Grant to support their pursuit of unpaid internships, research projects, and community outreach, locally, nationally, and internationally.
Eligibility: Columbia College and Columbia Engineering undergraduate students receiving grant-based financial aid
Career Exploration Summits are virtual opportunities for undergraduates to explore and engage with organizations and alumni in brand name companies across various industries. The program will include 90-minute virtual visits across three days to meet with alumni and employers where you will have the opportunity to explore careers while gaining valuable networking skills. Employer partners and alumni hosts from organizations will discuss the most pressing trends across a range of industries.
Start where you are. Design Your Next Steps is a series of career design workshops that will help you learn strategic frameworks and practical steps for navigating your internship or job search, building your network, and delivering your story.
Networking from Home brings together Columbia undergraduate students and professionals/alumni to explore a variety of industries/topics and make connections. During Networking from Home events, students will attend a virtual panel and then network with professionals to build contacts.
The CCE Alumni MentorshipProgram (CAMP) provides a unique opportunity to develop key professional and practical skills while also participating in an internship, fellowship, research and/or volunteer opportunity in any field. If you have secured a professional summer opportunity, you can apply to CAMP.