The Shine’s on USF St. Petersburg Career Services

Posted On 02/26/2021 by St. Pete Chamber Member

The Office of Career Services at the University of South Florida St. Petersburg campus empowers students to navigate their distinctive professional identity by integrating career development into their educational journey. We cultivate partnerships with campus and community while creating innovative and agile services to equip our students with the skills, confidence, and experience necessary to succeed.

Career Services provides support to local, national, and global employers in the hiring process for jobs and internships. Connect with our Employer Relations Coordinator to discuss recruiting strategies or post jobs for students and alumni on Handshake, our online job database. Learn more about hiring our students (

Additionally, Career Services coordinates the Innovation Scholars Career Exploration Program, a unique job shadowing opportunity, for incoming first-year students at USF St. Petersburg by matching them with companies and professionals in and around Downtown St. Petersburg and Pinellas County. This academic year, the program paired more than 70 students with professionals in St. Petersburg, giving them a sneak peak into day-to-day activities in the professional world. Consider mentoring as part of the next cohort of the Innovation Scholars Career Exploration Program (

Learn more about Chamber member, USF St. Petersburg Career Services.