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Texas State University


Welcome to the "Rising Star of Texas!" Thank you for your interest in recruiting our talented and diverse Bobcat students. Our career services office is here to assist you with getting engaged on campus and giving you the best possible experience at Texas State!  

Post a Job or Internship

Jobs4Cats, powered by Handshake, is the online job database employers can post full-time or part-time jobs and internship opportunities for our students.  Follow the links below to get started or review our posting guidelines and tips here.

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Attend a Career Fair

Review our full list of upcoming career fairs and register to attend through Handshake.

Get Engaged with our Students

We will work with you to find ways to connect with our students, both virtually and on-campus.  We offer a variety of ongoing opportunities like Bobcat Career Chats, customized workshops, employer hosted office hours and social media takeovers. 

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Recruiting Policies & Procedures

Besides having a Handshake account, you and your organization must comply with a number of state and university mandated policies and procedures to recruit at Texas State University. For the full list of policies and procedures, please visit the Recruitment Policies and Procedures for Employers page below.

Contact our Team

New to recruiting at Texas State? Looking to ramp up your recruiting efforts or try something new? Let’s talk! Contact us to set up a strategy session with someone on the Employer Relations Team. We'll discuss best practices and tailor a plan to meet your goals. Give us a call at 512-245-2645 or:

Texas State University Overview

Texas State University is an emerging research institution located in San Marcos, Texas, between the booming metropolitan areas of Austin and San Antonio. Right off Interstate 35, San Marcos is approximately 30 minutes south of Austin and 45 minutes north of San Antonio.

Texas State students come from 50 states and 62 nations. With a diverse campus community of nearly 52 percent minority students, Texas State is one of the top 20 producers of Hispanic baccalaureate graduates in the nation and is proud to have achieved Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) status in 2011.

To learn more about Texas State, view the university’s Facts & Highlights page (official publication of statistical information on enrollment) and a listing of Colleges, Schools, and Departments.

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Texas State University requires all employers who recruit on campus and through Jobs4Cats to follow Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) practices as well as NACE Professional Standards in the recruiting process. There shall be no discrimination against any qualified person on the grounds of race, color, religion, sexual orientations, gender identity or expression, sex, age, national origin, citizenship status (as defined under the Immigration Reform and Control Act), disability, or veteran’s status in recruiting, hiring, selection, compensation, benefits, and other employment practices. We partner with companies that strive to eliminate all forms of harassment, including sexual, racial, age, religion, national origin, and disability harassment.

By registering your company or organization with us, you agree to accept and comply with the policies and procedures of the Texas State Career Services office regarding employer recruiting activities. We reserve the right to refuse service to any company or organization whose business we believe is of a nature that is not appropriate for the Texas State student body.