DC IMPACTlink 2022

DC IMPACTlink connects organizations driven by a mission to make a positive impact with top undergraduate talent from Brown, Harvard, Swarthmore, University of Virginia, New York University and Yale through virtual interviews. This event gives students the opportunity to interview with a variety of Public Service and Non Profit organizations in the DC area. This year’s event will take place virtually within the Symplicity platform.


Virtual Interview Day

Wednesday, March 2nd

3rd Years, 4th Years and graduate students are invited to apply for both full-time and internship positions with organization participating the event. Please note that there are very limited opportunities for 2nd year students. 

Students must apply to specific jobs via the DC IMPACTlink site by Monday, February 14th at 11:59 PM. If selected, students will interview virtually. All interviews will take place on March 2nd.

Participating Organizations: 

Coming Soon!

Key Interview Deadlines: 

  • Applications Due: February 14th at 11:59pm 
  • Employer Selections Due: February 18th at 4:00pm 
  • Selected Candidates Begin Signing Up for Interviews: February 23rd at 8:00am
  • Alternate Candidates Begin Signing Up for Interviews: February 25th at 8:00am
  • Interview Schedules Close: February 28th at 11:59pm 

Some jobs and internships are currently posted, but additional positions will be posted over the next several weeks. Please continue to check back for new opportunities! 


How to Register

To participate in DC IMPACTlink, please log on to https://metrolink-csm.symplicity.com/ using the your UVA email address and the password provided in your DC IMPACTlink confirmation email. Once you have logged into the site, you will be able to apply for available opportunities. 

If you have any problems logging into the website or have questions about the event, please contact Andy Cavanaugh at ac7zk@virginia.edu.


How to Navigate the Symplicity Platform

Virtual Interview Days

Students will have the opportunity to apply to roles featured in the "DCIMPACTlink - See All Job Postings!" on the main menu, right-hand side, under Links. The positions available for interviews on March 2nd.  Please be sure to follow all directions included in the job posting description. Following the application deadline, students will be notify of their status and select students will be invited to sign-up for an interview time. Please note that interview slots are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis to selected candidates. 

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