UCLA Career Center - Handshake

Handshake is a platform that connects talented Bruins with internships, jobs and career opportunities.

Use Handshake to find workshops, events and other career development programs hosted by the UCLA Career Center.


UC Program Internships

UCLA Center for American Politics and Public Policy (CAPPP)
Quarter in Washington Program

UC Center Sacramento Program

Department Teaching Assistants

Applications for TAships with the Asian American Studies Department are due in Winter Quarter (February).

The Asian American Studies Department TA application may be found here:



Still need to find a “match”? Feel free to look for other organizations you can work with.

When you email organizations, make sure to:

  • state your major(s) and, if applicable, your minor(s)
  • let them know you are looking for an internship for academic credit for a particular quarter (make sure to include the start and end dates!)
  • describe why you are interested in their organization for an internship
  • share what skills or knowldge that you have to contribute
  • include your resume and open schedule

National Parks Service Youth Legacy Project in Manzanar – Deadline: Rolling Until Filled

JACL is hiring an intern to serve at Manzanar (California). Please see description of site and tasks below.   To apply, please submit your resume with a detailed cover letter describing your interest in the program and how you will be able to contribute to the internship given your experience, background and other qualifications. Internships […]

Graduate Student Research Position at the Center for the Study of Women (CSW) – Deadline: Rolling Until Filled

The UCLA Center for the Study of Women (CSW) is hiring two 25% Graduate Student Researchers (GSR) for the 2018-19 academic year. Position includes graduate student fee remissions benefits. Possibility of continuation of appointment based on satisfactory performance. UCLA graduate student (master’s or doctorate) in good academic standing are eligible to apply   Apply online: […]

Dashew Center for International Students and Scholars: Graduate Coordinator Position Opening – Deadline: Rolling Application Until Filled

Dashew Center for International Students and Scholars’s Global Siblings program is one of DCISS’s most popular and successful programs with over 600 applicants each year. It entails pairing up one international student with one domestic student, and placing them into a themed family where they can meet other like-minded individuals. These families are led by highly motivated and diligent […]