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Connect, Network, Discover – Seek Internships & Jobs!

CougsFirst! is a business network that encourages WSU alumni and friends to Think CougsFirst! for their products and services. With over 220,000 loyal alumni spanning all 50 states and 146 countries, our mission is Cougs supporting Cougs.

Whether you are looking for a product or service, an internship, a job or advice on your career path, our alumni are here in force to help you. For more information on this one-of-a-kind network, visit

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How the CougsFirst! network can benefit you

I got my dream job through CougsFirst!


Many employers hire Cougs specifically for their loyalty, passion and work ethic.


How to engage with CougsFirst!

There are many ways to participate in our network, including: attending trade shows,
posting and searching for jobs/internships on handshake, looking for Cougar businesses
and following us on social media.