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Starting Your Job Search?

Students begin their careers by working while enrolled. Career Services coaches students in how to use job search strategies and tools. There are multiple job board platforms that allow students to connect with employers at the local, state, and national level.

EOU Student Jobs

To find positions that are on and off campus sponsored through EOU, please utilize Handshake, which can be found in your My.eou Portal.

Part-Time & Temporary Jobs

Check out the following resources to see what off-campus student employment opportunities are out there:

Summer Jobs & Internships

Summer jobs allow students to earn money for school, or provide a great opportunity for career exploration.

Professional Jobs

Senior and Alumni: are you searching for your professional position after graduation? Check out these job boards:

Top 5 Tips for Having a Successful Job Search

  1. Review Your Resume & Cover Letter
  2. Attend a Mock Interview
  3. Research Potential Employers
  4. Create Your “Elevator Speech”
  5. Meet with Mentors

Are You Career-Ready?

The National Association of Colleges and Employers highlights 8 competencies that current employers are seeking from recent graduates. As you begin your journey towards career-readiness, take advantage of your time as a student and be intentional about your professional and career development. It is never too early to prepare!