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We continue to monitor and prepare for additional cases in Iowa and will adjust the university schedule or classes as needed. Please check our COVID-19 webpage for updates and other information.

Frequently Asked Questions for students can be found here.

*The Admissions and Financial Aid Offices will serve students entirely remotely. Employees of these offices will be available to assist students and their families Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. via their Clarke email and phone extension.  For admissions-related questions, please contact the Admissions Office at admissions@clarke.edu or 563-588-6316.  For questions regarding financial aid, please contact the  Financial Aid Office at financialaid@clarke.edu or 563-588-6327.

Career & Internship Resources

The following resources are available in the Clarke University Career Services Resource Library for use by Clarke University students, graduates, faculty, and staff.

General Resources

Cover Letters

  • Cover Letters for Dummies
  • Cover Letters That Knock ‘Em Dead


  • From College To Career: Entry-Level Resumes For Any Major
  • Resume for Dummies
  • Resumes For College Students And Recent Graduates With Sample Cover Letters
  • Resumes For Communications Careers With Sample Cover Letters
  • Resumes for Re-Entering The Job Market
  • Resumes For The First-Time Job Hunter
  • Trashproof Resumes: Your Guide to Cracking the Job Market


  • High Impact Telephone Networking for Job Hunters
  • Network Your Way to Job & Career Success

Internship Search

  • 2001-2002 Eighth Bi-Annual National Directory of Arts Internships
  • 2002 National Directory of Scholarships, Internship, & Fellowships for Latino Youth
  • America’s Top Internships
  • Internships: The Largest Source of Internships Available
  • The Internship Bible
  • The Leadership Institute’s Broadcast Journalism Internship Directory
  • Summer Job Search
  • Guide to ACA-Accredited Camps
  • Summer Jobs for Students
  • Summer Theatre Directory 2001

Job Search

  • Hook Up, Get Hired! The Internet Job Search Revolution
  • Job Seekers’ Guide to Employment
  • Professional’s Job Finder
  • The Complete Job-Search Handbook
  • The Hunter’s Final Exam (with all the answers!)
  • The Internet for Dummies
  • The Job Hunter’s Catalog
  • The Job Hunting Handbook
  • Using the Internet In Your Job Search


  • Job Interviews for Dummies
  • Knock ‘Em Dead With Great Answers To Tough Interview Questions
  • The Perfect Follow-Up Method To Get The Job

First Job Information

  • Business Etiquette & Professionalism
  • Don’t Slurp Your Soup
  • Dressing Smart in the New Millennium
  • Job Savvy: How to be a Success at Work
  • MTV’S Now What?! A Guide to Jobs, Money, and The Real World
  • New Women’s Dress for Success
  • On Your Own for the First Time
  • Reality 101
  • Your First Job

Government Jobs

  • The Book of U.S. Government Jobs

Study/Work Abroad

  • Almanac of International Jobs and Careers
  • Careers in International Affairs
  • Directory of Jobs & Careers Abroad
  • Hoover’s Handbook of World Business
  • How Far Are You Willing To Go To Make A Difference (video)
  • International Jobs Directory
  • Internationals Workcamp Directory
  • Jobs Worldwide
  • Nikkei Placement Guide for International Career
  • Peace Corps: The Great Adventure
  • Work Abroad: The Complete Guide to Finding a Job Overseas
  • Work, Study, Travel Abroad
  • World Chamber of Commerce Directory

Occupational Guides

  • 150 Best Companies for Liberal Arts Graduates
  • America’s Top White-Collar Jobs
  • Fortune: America’s Largest Corporations
  • Hoover’s 500 Profiles of America’s Largest Business Enterprises
  • Iowa Licensed Occupations
  • Job Seeker’s Guide to Private & Public Companies: The Midwest
  • National Trade and Professional Associations of the United States
  • Native American Connections: Yearbook/Directory
  • The Temp Track
  • U.S. News & World Report: Best Jobs For The Future