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Use UP Switchboard

Switchboard is an online platform that makes it simple for UP students and alumni to ask for what they need and offer what they have. 

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Sign up for our Faith Newsletter

Light from The Bluff is a monthly, faith-based newsletter for University of Portland alumni, parents, and friends. Each edition will feature a scripture reflection written by a UP community member as well as other faith-focused content.

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Connect on LinkedIn

Over 23,000 Pilot alumni use LinkedIn! Search the UP LinkedIn alumni directory, or network easily with alumni, students, and staff by joining the Official Alumni Group.

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Search and Post Jobs on Handshake

Handshake is monitored by the UP Career Center and allows you to connect with over 250,000 employers, plus internships, jobs, career events, job fairs, and more!

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Virtual Alumni Classroom

Hear from some of your favorite UP professors through a video reflection from a professor addressed to UP alumni, along with an essay exploring what they really teach.

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Make a Grotto Prayer Request

Grotto prayer requests are a way to share your life with the UP community – whether a wedding, a birth, a funeral, or milestone in your life. We welcome you to submit a prayer request for yourself or on behalf of others.

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