Student Employment, Internships & Careers | University of Portland

Student Employment, Internships & Careers

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Student Employment (Work Study)

Students may work 20 per week when classes are in session at a variety of campus jobs in administrative offices, residence halls, campus safety, the mail center, Physical Plant, or rec services, among many others. Check the online student job board for postings. 

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Work Integrated Learning (Internships)

Internships, clinical experiences, student teaching, practica, research-based learning, cooperative education, and service learning are all forms of work integrated learning. The Career Center and your academic department can work with you to help you find a way to take what you've learned in the classroom and practice it in the real world. 

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The Career Center can help you transition to your professional life. The Center offers the Pilot MAP, a four-year career plan filled with tasks and information to help you perfect your networking skills, write a resume that gets noticed, impress in an interview, and land a fulfilling job. Handshake is filled with job postings for current students and graduates.

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