Employer Feedback

  • “We have an excellent relationship with IWU—a relationship based on the shared values of the institutions which is reflected in the high-caliber graduates and excellent leadership within the Hart Career Center.”
    - Mark Schwamberger, Vice President and Controller, State Farm Insurance

  • “Illinois Wesleyan students have been ideal interns because of their professionalism, their ability to operate independently and their level of responsibility in investigating specific topics.”
    - Doug Johnson, Executive Director, McLean County Arts Center

  • “Our relationship with Illinois Wesleyan is time-tested. Students are prepared to contribute early in their careers with a strong academic foundation and the leadership qualities necessary to engage with a complex, global organization." - Scott Searles, Senior Consultant, Kimberly-Clark Corporation

  • “Illinois Wesleyan candidates tend to have superior innovation and problem-solving skills, as well as curiosity about the world and eagerness to learn. They’ve often had opportunities to become well-rounded talents through undergraduate research, international travel, independent study or other experiences.”
    - Patrick Palmer, Partner, VSA Partners brand and marketing firm

  • “Success in our organization is dependent on one’s ability to build relationships and communicate effectively, and the liberal arts education at Illinois Wesleyan builds these skills.”
    - Jim Majernik, Deals Director focusing on Capital Markets & Accounting Advisory, PwC

  • “We view interns’ experience with us as a 12-week job interview. The experience with us is an opportunity for the interns to determine if they can see themselves having a career here, in addition to our determining if they fit in with the company.” - Ashley McClintock, University Relations Manager, GROWMARK, Inc.

  • "Thank you for all of the hard work in support of the US Peace Corps. I look forward to our continued collaborative efforts." - Peace Corps.

  • "Thank you for everything you do to promote our projects and find us excellent student interns!"
    - McLean County Museum of History

  • "We enjoy working with the Hart Career Center. The staff knows each candidate personally, which is critical in achieving great fit. Our recent hires are both Rock Stars!" - Leo Burnett

  • "What an outstanding intern. We are very pleased to be able to offer her a permanent full-time position in the near future!" - COUNTRY Financial

  • "Our intern will be missed! Absolutely one of our best ever. Send more like him!" - Collaborative Solutions

  • "Our intern has been doing outstanding work. The staff love her and want her to come work in the department after graduation." - Advocate BroMenn Health Center

  • "Best intern I've EVER worked with!" - Community Cancer Center