Hire a Pilot!

The Career Center invites you to participate in recruiting events and programs on campus. We can work with employers to coordinate on-campus interviews, industry nights, attendance at the annual career fairs and more. 

Employer quote: "The Career Center made the process super easy, and helped put all steps in motion. Together we were able to set up remote interviews, post the job descriptions in Handshake, and coordinate attending the SWE STEM Career Fair." -Joe, Development Manager, Market Leader, Bellevue, WA

Recruit on the Bluff

Interested in partnering? Please contact Julia Mayfield, Employer Relations & Alumni Outreach Manager, at mayfield@up.edu or by calling 503.943.8842. Julia is the point person for communication and engagement with the University of Portland's external employer network. 

We are always happy to work with you to make your recruiting event the best given your interests! Typical events in the past have included:

Industry Nights - Highlight your specific organization and internship/job offerings through a presentation on campus and networking with students

Career panels - Represent your organization, industry or career path on a themed panel with a set of diverse employers/alumni contacts

On-campus interviews - Space is available to recruit qualified candidates who have applied for your internship or full-time opportunities

Career Crawl - Organized student group visit to your company location to hear directly from employees about your internship or full-time opportunities

Career Fairs

The First Avenue Career & Graduate School Expo is held on the University of Portland campus. The First Avenue Career & Graduate School Expo is sponsored by the Oregon Liberal Arts Placement Consortium (OLAPC), and will be held in March 2021. For more information and to register, please visit  https://olapcfirstavenue.org/

Recruiting for STEM for the upcoming academic year? Please contact Julia Mayfield, Employer Relations and Alumni Outreach Manager at mayfield@up.edu and Kate Rohl, Industry Relations Manager within our Shiley School of Engineering at rohl@up.edu for more information or to be added to the 2020/2021 interest list.