COVID-19 Resource Hub

The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted many students’ employment situations – from being out of work now, to losing their summer internships, to worrying about plans current jobs, to summer internships, to plans after graduation. The following resources are updated as often as possible.

Post-Graduate Plans:

Summer Internships:

Work NOW:

Temporary, Part-Time, or Remote

Local hiring for face-to-face jobs in communities:

  • Grocery stores, hardware stores, and pharmacy stores are hiring temporary staff to help with stocking and curbside delivery, and also to fill in for regular employees who have to stay home to care for family members or are ill themselves – students should check with their local stores.
  • Pure Michigan Talent Connect has a section on their site of employers hiring immediately during COVID-19, and posts available jobs in Michigan that they receive from organizations.
  • list of Southwest Michigan employers currently hiring (please note: we did not vet this list, published by 103.3 KFR, a Kalamazoo radio station)
  • Grocery delivery services  (Shipt, instacart, etc)
  • Third-party food delivery services (UberEats, Door Dash, Grubhub, Mr Delivery, etc)
  • Medical scribe companies, such as Helix Scribe Solutions or ScribeAmerica.
  • Tutoring opportunities – since schools are closed, many families seek tutors. Check with neighbors, advertise on personal social media, or join your neighborhood on the Nextdoor app to search for opportunities.

Additional Resources: