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Application for Fall 2020 Work U open

work u - Education + ExperienceWe here at Career Services want to acknowledge that your Boise State experience has changed significantly over the last few weeks. During these unprecedented times, we remain even more committed to preparing you for your future employment. One great way to prepare for the future is to gain on the job experience. With that in mind, we wanted to share some exciting news with you: Work U Fall 2020 applications are now OPEN! We have over 130 Work U opportunities at some of the top employers and nonprofits in the Treasure Valley and you can check out these opportunities on the Work U webpage! 

What is Work U?

Work U is career development with a twist, giving you hands-on professional work experience, clarification of your career goals, an opportunity to be mentored, focused classroom time, and a chance to build your resume and network – all while gaining three upper-division credits. The beauty of Work U is that every opportunity is open to all undergraduate majors, skill sets, and levels of experience. If you are a hard worker, willing to learn, and want experience, apply to Work U today!

Fall Opportunities:

  • Digital Marketing & Social Media at Grove Hotel

  • Sustainability Planning and Communication at Boise State University

  • Human Resources at Idaho Power, St. Luke’s, Blue Cross, Simplot, SUEZ & Ada County

  • Storyboard Graphic Specialist at BLM National Interagency Fire Center

  • Digital and Analytics Business Intelligence at St. Luke’s

  • Community Champion at Girl Scouts of Silver Sage

  • Graphic Designer at Go Out Local

  • Energy Efficiency at Idaho Power

  • Corporate Health and Wellness at Saint Alphonsus

  • See these and all the other 130+ Work U opportunities here!


  • 10 hours a week at Work U employer

  • 75 minute weekly class with a career development professional

  • 3 upper-division credits towards your degree

All students are welcome to apply. Preference will be given to students approaching graduation and/or students who need professional experience. If you have any questions please reach out to our team at For further information on Work U and how students apply please go to the Work U website!

With much appreciation,

Work U Team