We are here to help you get engaged with RISD and access the best creative talent in the world!

We make it easy for employers to connect with RISD talent in a variety of ways. You can post internships, jobs, and other opportunities to our internal job board, ArtWorks. You can find RISD talent at our exclusive portfolio showcase, RISD Portfolios. You may also meet students in person by participating in Portfolio Reviews, On-Campus Interviews, Internship Fairs and more.

Key Ways to Connect With RISD Talent

Explore these effective ways to engage with and hire RISD students and alumni!

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Artworks - Fine Art and Design Opportunities

Easily post your opportunities to RISD's exclusive job, internship, and artist opportunity database. The best way to attract students and alumni!

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RISD Portfolios - Talent Showcase

Students and alumni from all majors share their work on this amazing online platform. Explore portfolios by major and creative field to see work and reach out to talent directly.

See RISD Portfolios

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Design & Fine Arts Portfolio Reviews

We host these two major events each spring with nearly 200 organizations and 700 students participating annually. Organizations spanning industries across art and design get the chance to meet with students to discuss their work and potential professional opportunities.

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Internship Connect

We host this annual career fair style event every October, with over 70 organizations and 400 students in attendance.

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On-Campus Interviews

Select organizations may coordinate with the Career Center for customized on-campus interview visits. Contact our office to inquire for more details.

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Design Talks, Professional Panels, & More

We coordinate with select organizations to present to students on campus about their creative culture and work environment, speak as part of industry panels, or offer student portfolio reviews. Contact our office to inquire for more details.

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Success Stories: Recruiting From RISD

Insights from employers who have hired RISD talent