Our mission: As an act of justice, we empower SPU students and alumni from 所有 backgrounds to design 目的ful lives and careers.


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Of Undergraduate 学生 Completed at Least One Internship


握手 for 学生, 校友 and 雇主

握手 can help you learn about on-campus jobs, 勤工助学, and local volunteer opportunities, as well as increase your exposure to national and global opportunities, including 95 percent of Fortune 500 companies.

通路U: powered by jobZology


Use this science-based online career guidance tool to predict your “fit” in a major and career that will bring joy, 目的, and meaning to your life.


Introducing 职业生涯发射

职业生涯发射 helps students create professional relationships and launch effective job and internship searches in the hidden job market, especi所有y for students with few or no connections.

Make a one-on-one appointment

If you are an SPU student or alum, we invite you to schedule an appointment with a career counselor:

  • 亲自到 CCC前台.
  • by phone at 206-281-2485.
  • 在你的 握手的账户 by clicking “Career Center” and then “Appointments.”

An SPU student meets with a career counselor | Photo by Lynn Anselmi

Explore your career and c所有ing

Find out how you can discern your c所有ing, understand and articulate your strengths and interests, 探索职业选择, 和更多的.

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An SPU student looks through job postings on her laptop | photo by Lynn Anselmi

Find a job or internship

Our resources will help you find opportunities and meet employers, from your first year at SPU until after graduation.

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SPU business graduate students work on a group project | Photo by Dan Sheehan

Consider graduate school

Use our online resources to get general advice, or make an appointment to have a professional career counselor edit your application materials.

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An SPU student meets with a mentor | Photo by Lynn Anselmi


如果你是家长, SPU校友, or a local businessperson, you can help SPU students and alumni by sharing your career experiences and expertise one-on-one.

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Holiday hours and office closures:

The 就业中心 and 调用 (CCC) will be closed for most of the major holidays listed on the SPU academic calendar. Be sure to follow us on Instagram (@spucareercenter) for real time updates on CCC hours and closures.


The 就业中心 and 调用 will be closed from July 1st through July 31st. This means 所有 correspondence and services will be suspended for this duration and will resume August 1st. There will be no staff in office to respond to your requests during this time so please try to reserve any inquiries that might arise in the month of July for August so that the staff can accommodate and respond to your requests within a reasonable time frame.