Career Services

Preparing Mounties for Workforce Success

Employer Wednesdays

Drop-in and virtual appointments

Each Wednesday an employer be visiting campus to be a guest on the EOU Career Talk podcast and to connect with students by tabling. They will be in Hoke from 11-1, stop by and speak with their representatives about employment opportunities!

Students and Employers at the EOU Career Expo 2022

Work-Search Wednesdays

Specialized programming every Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. for students beginning their search for student employment jobs or career-focused positions. This includes resume review and cover letter design. Located in Zabel Hall 219 (Career Services Center), drop-in or schedule a virtual appointment via your Navigate tool between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Partnering […

Career Talk Episode

Employer Wednesday’s Feat. Eastern Oregon Workforce Board

Lindsey Arnson and Kasi Cooper from the Eastern Oregon Workforce Board join the podcast to discuss the fantastic opportunities available for students through summer internships.

Click here to listen to the podcast

Featured Programming

Student Employee Career Development Session

Spring Term April + May

Check in With your Campus supervisors or

Our Approach to Career Development

We guide and coach students through the multiple aspects of career development. From the beginning stages of career exploration, to preparing for job interviews after graduation, EOU Career Services takes a foundational approach to helping EOU students connect their coursework to the workforce.

The Career Development Process

  1. An awareness to engage in career-decision making
  2. Engage in self-exploration and evaluate goals
  3. Engage in career and occupational exploration
  4. Gather information about potential career-paths
  5. Determine tentative choices
  6. Decide on necessary training and education
  7. Get a job!

Career Services Team

Shawna Elsberry

Director of Career Services

Zabel 219

  • On-Campus Student Employment
  • Off-Campus Student Employment
  • Career Exploration & Planning
  • Career Curriculum Integration with Faculty
  • Career-Readiness Preparation
  • Resume & Cover Letter Review
  • Interview Preparation
  • Placement Services referral to WorkSource Oregon

Emily Rynearson

Career Development Coordinator

Zabel 219

  • Resume & Cover Letter Review
  • On Campus Student Employment
  • Interview Preparation


Eastern Oregon University’s Career Service staff is diligent about ensuring the integrity and legitimacy of the on-campus student job postings. EOU Student Employment jobs are screened and verified by Career Services staff before posting.