Hegi Family Career Development Center

SMU Connection One Day Externship Application and Program Details

Want to spend a day with an SMU alum that has your dream job?

Because today's job market is constantly changing and competitive, students need to have a firm understanding of the world of work and an industry network before they graduate. The Hegi Family Career Development Center and the SMU Alumni Giving and Relations have teamed up to launch the One Day Externship program for SMU undergraduate students to provide the foundation for a successful job search.



Wednesday, March 28 — Friday, April 20

SMU Connection Application Open

Wednesday, April 25

Mandatory Student Orientations

Monday, April 30 — Thursday, May 3 Receive Access to Campus Tap. Apply to a Job. Receive host contact information.

Thursday, May 3 — Wednesday, May 9

     Student Introductions and Outreach to Alumni Host: Set up mutually convenient date

Thursday, May 3 — Wednesday, May 9

Mandatory Check-In:

Submit date of visit and 1 paragraph of research on host's employer

Monday, May 14 — Friday, June 8



Monday, June 11

Submit 1 Page Reflection

SMU Connection May 2018 Application Form

SMU Connection May 2018 Research Form