Career Center - PirateLink Student Guide

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Step 1 - Log-In

Go to to access the PirateLink student login page. Select Students/Alumni as your user type.

Step 2 - Get Connected to PirateLink

To log In, enter your username and create your password.

  • Hampton University students are required to use their Hampton University email address as their username to login to PirateLink (
  • Click "forgot password" to create a new password or update; the PirateLinksystem will then email you a link with instructions.

Step 3 - Update Your Profile (Personal and Academic)

Privacy: Check your privacy settings and set them to your specifications.

Step 4 - Upload Your Resume

Upload your resume document type as "Resume". Your resume will be reviewed by the Career Center for approval. Once approved you will have full access to PirateLink!

Now, start job searching!

On your profile:

  • Hover over the tab labeled "Jobs"
  • Select and click PirateLink Jobs
  • From PirateLink Jobs, you can browse a list of jobs, internships, fellowships or research opportunities.

Help is always available!
We are here if you need assistance – just call us at 757.727.5331, or email us at