Welcome to the Career Services Office!

Career Services is directed by Ebonie Rayford, Assistant Dean of Student Life, and is located on the ground floor of the Office of Student Life - Airone Residence building. You can reach her at +41 (0)91 985 22 79 from Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m., or by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

The Office offers programs, resources, strategies and services to help Franklin students prepare for life after university. In collaboration with the Writing and Learning Center and the Parent and Alumni Relations team, Career Services aims to walk students through all stages of the career exploration and planning process including, but not limited to:

  • Resume/CV refinement
  • Interview skills
  • Job and internship search skills
  • Graduate school
  • Specialized assistance
  • Networking
  • Negotiating salaries and benefits
  • Social media profile development
  • Video and mock interviews
  • MBTI & Strong Interest assessments

Franklin students can find all the resources and programs offered by Career Services when they log into the Franklin Career Navigator on Moodle.

Job and Internship Information

What is an internship?

An internship is an opportunity offered by an employer to potential employees, called interns, to work at an organization for a fixed, limited period. Interns are usually undergraduates or graduate students, and most internships last for any length of time between one week and 12 months*.

 *The maximum hours that interns can work in Switzerland is 15 hours a week. The organization must also announce to the Swiss Immigration Office that they have an intern working for them.

Internships for Credit and Non-Bearing Credit

If you are planning to do an internship for credit or non- credit at Franklin, there is a protocol that must be followed:

In collaboration with the Office of Advancement and the Franklin Family Association, every Fall semester Career Services offers FUS seniors the opportunity to participate in a hands-on career planning and prep workshops.

GoinGlobal and Vault

All Franklin students and alumni have access to GoinGlobal and Vault an online platform offering information on jobs, internships, and employment in general, in the US and globally. Start your new accounts now.

Franklin Futures Program

Each fall semester Career Services offers Franklin students the opportunity to participate in a hands-on career planning and prep workshops. These events are hosted in collaboration with the Office of Advancement and the Franklin Family Association.

For more information, go to the Franklin Career Navigator section located on the Franklin Moodle website.