Suggested Timetable

Each year at BU, you can be preparing for a career in communication. Here is a suggested timetable of activities, resources and experiences that can help you get a great job when you graduate.


Now is the time to start exploring the services and resources available to you. Sign up for accounts on BU Career Link, The Career Insider and LinkedIn. Get a head start on your career development.


Continue your career development by pursuing internships to add experience to your resume. Stay in touch with former contacts and add new contacts to your network.


Your resume should start to reflect the related experience you have obtained through classes and internships.


Attend as many career events as you can. Work on your interviewing and networking skills and start preparing for your upcoming job search.

  • Career Counseling
  • All Career Seminars (see the Calendar for dates)
  • Search the Internship Database
  • On-campus recruitment for Summer Internship Programs and for job opportunities
  • Senior/Graduate Networking Receptions (Fall and Spring)
  • Follow COM Career Services on Twitter for the latest internship opportunities
  • Annual COM Career Services Open-House
  • Boston University Fall Career Expo