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RISD’s Career Center helps students discover internships, jobs, freelance work, grants, exhibitions and more. Career advisors can guide you in refining your resume and portfolio, as well as with interview prep. The center also offers an array of programming related to career guidance and networking opportunities.

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Career prep

Learn to build strong portfolios, resumes, artist statements and networks.

Internship and job boards

Search our vast listing of department- and interest-based opportunities.


Attend portfolio reviews, internship fairs, alumni presentations and more.


Meet with a career advisor for one-on-one support and guidance.

RISD Network

Connect with RISD alums across a range of fields.

Alumni affinity groups

Meet and connect with alumni with similar creative interests and backgrounds.

International Student and Scholar Affairs

Find out how to get authorized to work in the US—now and after RISD.