The UT Dallas Career Center offers a job shadowing program called Explore the WOW! to undergraduate students of all majors. This is your chance to explore the “World of Work” for a day or multiple days during Spring Break. Get a taste of what it’s like to work in your field!
This program is open to all undergraduate students with a GPA of at least 2.0. As Explore the WOW! is part of the Sophomore Year Experience Program, sophomores receive priority registration, which opens today (Dec. 2). Register through your CometCareers account. Registration opens for all other undergraduate students on Dec. 16. For more details about the program, and to view eligibility requirements, visit the Explore the WOW! page on the UT Dallas Career Center website: utdallas.edu/career/externships. To see a list of potential externship sponsors, visit utdallas.edu/career/externregistration.
To Sign Up
1. Download the application here.
2. Complete the document and upload it to CometCareers as a Miscellaneous document by going to My Account > My Documents.
3. Search CometCareers for an externship by going to Career Events and choosing Explore the WOW as the category.
4. Choose an externship from the list and click Register. Submit your resume and application at this step. You will receive a confirmation email within 2 business days.