Virtual Employer Services

The UP Career Center is working remotely to remain engaged and serve all of our constituents. We are here to support employers, alumni and community partners, and look forward to continuing to work together to connect you with UP talent. 

Engage Students Virtually!

UP student interns in professional dress

Post your Internships, Part-Time and/or Full-Time Jobs on Handshake

  • Increase Your Exposure: Be sure your contact information is visible, so students can reach out. To do this, go into My Profile – Account – ensure “Public Profile” is checked.  
  • Keep Postings Up to Date: Revisit and expire any opportunities that are no longer available or applicable.   
  • Expedite Approval: Let us know if/when you’ve posted an opportunity or event, as we will expedite the review and approval process for you.  

Virtual Internships

Create (or post) virtual internships within Handshake! Read our best practices regarding virtual and remote-based internships. Contact Audrey Fancher, Internship & Engagement Coordinator at for more information.  

Virtual Events 

Recruiting for open positions? Utilize the event feature within Handshake to host a virtual recruiting event to promote your open positions. For additional information check out Handshake's support resources. Contact Julia Mayfield, Employer Relations & Alumni Outreach Manager at to help market your event. 

Connect with the University of Portland Employer Relations Team 

We are already preparing for 2020/2021 recruitment. Let’s start that conversation now!  

  • Internships | Audrey Fancher, Internship & Engagement Coordinator |  
  • Jobs | Julia Mayfield, Employer Relations & Alumni Outreach Manager |