Career Development Center

The Pacific University Career Development Center offers a full range of career-related services and opportunities for Pacific University students, alumni and partners.

A major part of our work involves offering individual sessions for students and alumni seeking full-time employment opportunities, part-time and temporary work, internships, summer jobs, fellowships, and further education.

First Avenue Career Expo is coming up soon!  Friday March 2, 11am-3pm at the University of Portland Chiles Center.  Free transportation for students is provided from the Forest Grove Campus. 

The First Avenue Career Expo is our main recruiting event featuring both career and graduate school opportunities where students can meet with industry leaders and representatives from select graduate and professional programs. Pacific University co-sponsors the event which is held at the University of Portland, Chiles Center.

Pacific University pays for admission for students, Pre-Register to attend HERE

Sign up for free transportation from the Forest Grove campus, Click HERE

Meet with your Career Counselor to Prepare your Resume, sign-up HERE

We also host a broad array of workshops, programs and job fairs throughout the year.

Get a Job

View or post online listings for jobs, internships and volunteer opportunities. Pacific University is proud to provide all students with access to HandShake (, a new career readiness platform that helps students stay up to date with the latest career search tools, tips, and technology.


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