You can apply for opportunities through the Student Center - Center for Career Development - Winter Break Opportunities.

Applications are due October 31 by 11:59 p.m.

Not sure if you want to apply?

See what students have to say about their experience. Students Comments on the value of Job Shadowing.


Job Shadowing:

Daniel Gans ‘1976, P‘, CEO, Hoboken Brownstone Company (Location: Jersey City, NJ)  Shadow Description: Urban restoration/development. The experience will span the gamut from financing to environmental testing and policy issues, to new energy initiatives and community development. You will also interact with co-host George Vallone '1976, President, during your experience. Bios for Dan & George can be found at

Lindsey Piecyk ‘2009, Director of Individual Giving (& Private Voice/Piano Teacher), Theatre Horizon(Location: Philadelphia, PA)  Shadow Description: My job at Theatre Horizon is in Development, dealing with administrative/fundraising side of the arts. It would be an ideal fit for a student who is looking to get into theater, fundraising, and/or arts administration in general. I am also a private lessons music teacher at Villanova University two days a week, if a student is interested in shadowing during that experience - best dates would be Jan. 16 or 19. Read Lindsey's bio & resume here:

Beth YoungP‘2016, Registered Dietitian (Location: Princeton, NJ). Shadow Description:See how a small business works, particularly with a Registered Dietician in private practice. Participate in client interactions.

You can browse opportunities by category or by location. You can easily search through the opportunities by hitting CTRL+F to bring up a search box in your web browser or PDF.  *PLEASE NOTE: While we try to keep this site up-to-date, it is best to go by the listing of opportunities on the Student Application in the Student Center.

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