Student Athletes

Professional Branding: Resumes, Cover Letters, LinkedIn

Highlighting your athletic experience on your Resume, Cover Letter, LinkedIn and other professional branding documents is a useful way to show transferable skills to employers and to express your unique talents and abilities. Learn ways on how to leverage your athletic professional brand [HERE].


Resumes can get you an interview – an interview gets you the job! Learn about how to express yourself in behavioral, situational, and other interview questions, view sample responses and learn more about tools and resources to articulate your athletic experience on the interviewing [HERE].

Databases & Resources

Looking to stay in the sports & entertainment industry? Or looking to gain additional resources from industry professionals on how to showcase your athletic experience? Utilize the Data & Resource page [HERE].

The Roger Connection

Stay connected with Alumni and fellow teammates on The Roger Connection. Connect with Hawks across the industry, locations, job functions, and more while retaining the athletic connection! View the ‘Athletics’ community page to see specific Hawks on the platform with athletic experiences and build your network!

Student-Athlete Networking Events

Looking to stay connected with former college athletes? Visit the following page for more information on events near you to attend to increase your professional network and connect with individuals in the industry [HERE].

Roger Williams University Athletics Department 

For more information regarding Athletics at RWU, visit the following page [HERE].


(401) 254-3224

One Old Ferry Road
Bristol, RI 02809


Monday 9:00-4:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00-4:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00-4:00 PM
Thursday 9:00-4:00 PM
Friday 9:00-4:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

The Center for Career and Professional Development's service hours are Monday - Friday 9:00am - 4:00pm.

The CCPD does not offer same-day appointments with Career Counseling Staff.

Drop - In Career Lab Appointments with a Career Peer Advisor occur 10:00am-3:00pm in GHH 117.